Category: Hardware Inventory

May 23, 2017
Ten is the Answer!

By Garth Jones One day as I walked back into my office after a meeting, I was told by Andrew, our intern, “Ten is the answer!” Immediately, I had a…

May 10, 2017
How to Query Asset Intelligence for Top Console User Details

By Garth Jones Here’s some background on how I came to write this blog post. In a recent forum post, someone mentioned that user details were not being displayed within…

March 8, 2017
Configuration Manager Inventory Cycle Test Procedures

By Garth Jones Over the last few months I’ve written a number of posts about how to validate your Configuration Manager environment. In this post I’ll demonstrate inventory cycle test…

January 26, 2016
Updated – Troubleshoot ConfigMgr Hardware Inventory Issues

Many years ago, I published a blog post to help folks track down issues involving Hardware Inventory. By accident, while helping someone troubleshoot ConfigMgr hardware inventory issues, I noticed that a…

August 13, 2015
Where Are My IIS Logs? How-to Video

By Garth Jones In my previous blog post, I provided you with the steps to determine the correct Internet Information Services (IIS) log file location for your MP. You need…

August 12, 2015
Where Are My IIS Logs?

By Garth Jones Recently I answered a forum post about troubleshooting hardware (HW) inventory from a client PC into the ConfigMgr 2012 database by pointing them to a blog post…

August 7, 2014
Free Disk Space Data and SCCM 2012

By Garth Jones This question comes up from time to time, “I am not getting Free Disk Space (MB) data in Hardware 01A – Summary of computers in a specific…

June 27, 2014
How to Avoid Receiving Inventory Re-Sync Requests for Snapshot VMs

By Garth Jones In Wednesday’s and Thursday’s blog posts I showed you easy ways to force a full hardware inventory on a PC or multiple PCs. We use Hyper-v to…

June 26, 2014
How to Perform a Full Hardware Inventory for a PC Collection the Easy Way

By Garth Jones In my last blog post I showed you how to force a full hardware inventory for a PC using SCCM Client Center, but what if you needed…

June 25, 2014
How to Perform a Full Hardware Inventory for a PC the Easy Way

By Garth Jones In yesterday’s blog post I showed you how to locate within the InventoryAgent.log the delta hardware inventory cycle’s major and minor version numbers for an inventory task….