Category: Hardware Inventory

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…

May 23, 2017
Ten is the Answer!

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 flash-back to The…

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

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 a ConfigMgr report…

March 8, 2017
Configuration Manager Inventory Cycle Test Procedures

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 procedures (even for…

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

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 to determine this…

August 12, 2015
Where Are My IIS Logs?

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 I wrote back…

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

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 make snapshots of…