Category: Hardware Inventory

March 18, 2021
Creating Custom Hardware Inventory Tips

Over the years, from Systems Management Server 1.1 (SMS) to Microsoft Endpoint Manager Configuration Manager (MEMCM) current branch, I have created hundreds of custom hardware inventory classes. Along the way,…

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February 18, 2021
Change the Maximum File Size of a MIF

Does your company rely on inventory data from Microsoft Endpoint Manager Configuration Manager (MEMCM)? There may be a problem with the hardware inventory and, unfortunately, many MEMCM admins aren’t aware…

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November 12, 2020
How to Confirm That Hardware Inventory Is Working

Normally, we just assume that hardware inventory is working, but what if it isn’t working? Let me explain. The other day, I was helping someone troubleshoot why .NET 4.0 wasn’t…

Hardware Inventory - Local Only
July 29, 2020
My Two Favorite ConfigMgr Run Scripts

I do a lot of work in the ConfigMgr inventory and reporting space, and I also help a lot of folks troubleshoot issues involving inventory and reporting. In this blog…

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….