Category: Hardware Inventory

June 17, 2020
Where to Find User Name Data Within Configuration Manager – Part 2

In my last blog post, I talked about the four places to find user name data details and how they are collected/inventoried: Hardware Inventory, Heartbeat Discovery, Asset Intelligence and BGB….

June 10, 2020
Where to Find User Name Data Within Configuration Manager – Part 1

A lot has changed since my discussion a few years ago with a fellow Configuration Manager (ConfigMgr) MVP about user names, where to find them, and the pros and cons…

April 15, 2020
User Installed Software and Why You Should Care

Configuration Manager (MEMCM/ConfigMgr) administrators should care about user installed software because these apps can be a big security threat. Unfortunately, users, with low user-rights, can install many software programs directly…

July 25, 2018
Using PowerShell to Uninstall Applications with Hardware Inventory

Last year I told you about how I needed a script that would detect all versions of an application on a computer and uninstall each version one at a time….

February 26, 2018
Updated – How to Perform a Full Hardware Inventory of a PC Collection the Easy Way

A few years ago, I published a blog post set about the easiest way I knew of how to perform a full hardware inventory of an individual PC and a…