sccm nested collections

Using Nested Conditions in SCCM Task Sequence Step ...

Using Nested Conditions in SCCM Task Sequence Step It is sometimes needed to configure complex conditions when engineering a System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) task sequence (TS). You can add a condition or conditions to a TS …

SCCM Device Collection For Windows 10 Computers

 · Create SCCM Device Collection for Windows 10 Computers. To create windows 10 computers device collection, launch the Configuration Manage console, click Assets and Compliance, right click Device Collection and click Create Device Collection. Specify Name of the collection, to set the limiting collection, click on Browse and choose the limiting ...

Create SCCM Windows 10 Collections for Feature Updates ...

 · One of the most common tasks in every Windows 10 Feature Update project is to create SCCM Windows 10 Collections in order to easily target your deployments. The goal is to target only a specific Windows version. For example let''s say that you have devices running Windows 10 1709, 1803 and 21H1, you may want to update only devices that are no longer supported which are 1709 and …

Deployment Times

 · Hello, Looking for some advice on staggered deployments via maintenance windows. I need to deploy windows updates at specific times and would like to have a single deployment which applies at the collections maintenance window and not at …

SCCM Collection evaluation for Include Collections and ...

 · SCCM Collection evaluation for Include Collections and Incremental Updates Hello, Running on CB and wonder about the following scenario based of my knowledge so far, of how Incremental Updates work. Prefix: On the blow scenario, we are using best practise so a chain of Collections are all set for Incremental Updates in order for the ...

SCCM Collections – The basics | Hayes Jupe''s Blog

 · SCCM Collections – The basics. Probably the thing that gives SCCM most of its power (IMO) is the ability to target programs at machines with very specific properties, by using query based collections – however this is also something that we get constant emails about from our support customers. Query based collections allow an administrator ...

SCCM Collections

 · Navigate to SCCM console – Assets and Compliance – Device Collections. Right click and select " Create Device Collection " from Device Collections node. On the General page provide a Name and a Comment. Then, in Limiting collection, choose to Browse to select a limiting collection.

Using Nested Conditions in SCCM Task Sequence Step ...

Using Nested Conditions in SCCM Task Sequence Step It is sometimes needed to configure complex conditions when engineering a System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) task sequence (TS). You can add a condition or conditions to a TS step or a group of TS steps.

SCCM: Housekeeping Collections

 · Collection ID CS1010C6 never completes evaluation . The incremental update definitely has to go and the full update only runs outside core business hours. From the SCCM Collection Dashboard report, this showed up as RED in the EVALUATION TIME 20 SECS OR ABOVE.

SCCM Collection Evaluation Duration – SQL Query

 · The Problem: My collection membership seems to take forever to update! Also, for some reason the console seems SUPER slow lately. One of the COMMON Solutions Collection evaluation is a common sticking point that causes major performance issues in any well constructed environment. In fact it''s probably the number one cause of console slowness and…

How To Create a Custom Configuration Baseline in SCCM

 · Go to Assets and Compliance -> Compliance Settings -> Configuration Items and press Create Configuration Item. Give the Configuration Item a name and select the options below. Select the Operating Systems for which the Configuration Item should apply for. Press New to create a new Setting. Give the setting a Name and press Add Script.

Learn from my Mistakes – SCCM 2012: Importing Computers ...

 · When you import a computer into SCCM it is added to the All Systems collection. That''s why when I searched All Systems I could find my imported machine. If, while going through the Import Computer wizard you specify a collection to add it to SCCM will create a direct membership rule for your newly imported computer account.

SCCM : Split collection query based on UniqueIdentifier ...

 · SCCM : Split collection query based on UniqueIdentifier. I needed to split "evenly" in an easy way a very big collection in 3 for a very big migration. I use SMSUniqueIdentifier always ends with a number between 0 and 9 or A to F letter. The result is more a 30% 30% 40% result, which in case of a mass rollout, can be nice to have a nice fan ...

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 · SCCM 2012 collection path lookup. I have a vb (2015) application that performs various SCCM functions. One of these functions is a collection lookup. So it does a recursive search and displays the path using the SMS_CollectToSubCollect WMI class. We have recently migrated to SCCM 2012 and this function no longer works because 2012 uses ...

Excluding two collections from one another in SCCM

 · Collection B contains nothing and excludes Collection A from membership. Machine A gets added to Collection B; Possible outcomes: Machine A receives no deployments from either collection; Machine A receives only deployments assigned to Collection A because SCCM doesn''t know how to handle this weird nested membership.

r/SCCM

Hello, We''re having issues with sporadic software deployments in our nested OSD collections and we''re looking for assistance in resolving our software deployment woes. According to this TechNet post and this TechNet post, it seems SCCM doesn''t play well with Nested or "Waterfall" collections. The aforementioned links talk about creating ...

Changes to collections take a long time in System Center ...

 · Symptoms. When you create several nested collections in Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager, and then you use PowerShell or the Configuration Manager UI to change the collections, it may take as long as 30 minutes to complete the changes.

Collections best practices

 · Applies to: Configuration Manager (current branch) Some collection management guidance can be contradictory. For example, for performance reasons, you should limit the number of collections that update frequently. But updating collections frequently is convenient, since most Configuration Manager functionality is dependent on collections.

Create SCCM Collections Based On Active Directory OU

 · In the Values window, select the Active Directory OU. The SCCM device collection that you create will include all the computers from this OU. Click OK. Select Active Directory OU. The criteria that you chose is displayed. Click OK. On the Query Rule …

Systems Management : Detecting Window 7 machines using SCCM

You can build a collection of machines in SCCM (probably a set of nested/dependent collections) that have the proper OS (you can also filter by manufacture, model etc...) I am not sure where the data that contains the Windows 10 licensing is contained.

SCCM 2012 console subfolder searching » Chad''s Tech

 · SCCM 2012 console subfolder searching. Here are the steps: click in the Search field. On the Search tab of the ribbon, enable "All Subfolders". Notice that a new search criteria named "Path" is added but is not available from the list of criteria. Enter the search criteria. I validated this on Collections and Software Updates.

DeployHappiness | SCCM Device Collections for Primary User ...

 · With those three collections, you could do a couple of extra things like: Export the collection members to AD security groups. Sort computers into sub-OUs automatically based on their primary user. Because this data updates within SCCM automatically, you don''t have to worry about the administrative overhead of updating them.

SCCM 2012 Server Group Collections nested in a normal ...

 · SCCM 2012 Server Group Collections nested in a normal Device Collection. Archived Forums > ... -in-a-normal-device-collection Question 3 2/21/2019 9:58:31 PM 2/21/2019 10:26:20 PM Use this forum for questions on the new System Center Configuration Manager product technology. Post questions here that are not appropriate for the other ...

Using Collection Variables on collections and sub ...

 · Using Configuration Manager collection variables be aware these variables set on parent collections aren''t inherented by sub-collections. Based on a scenario of multiple Divisions and underlaying Departmental collections structure workstations are deployed by Configuration Manager OS-Deployment. Two variables will be used to automatic determine the OU path.

SCCM Query Collection List

SCCM Query Collection List. All queries tested in SCCM Current Branch 1902. SCCM Clients Collections Clients not approved select SMS_R_SYSTEM.ResourceID, SMS_R_SYSTEM.ResourceType, SMS_R_SYSTEM.Name, SMS_R_SYSTEM.SMSUniqueIdentifier, SMS_R_SYSTEM.ResourceDomainORWorkgroup, SMS_R_SYSTEM.Client from SMS_R_System …

Combining multiple queries in one collection – SCCM ...

 · I presume that you are able to create SCCM collection and to create rule for that collection, so that part is not covered in this blog. We will use example of querying computers that have Office 2013 and Office 2016 installed. Sometimes you cant accomplish Query using only SCCM console GUI, and you need to write your on query.

active directory

In SCCM, users and computers are put into Collections. The members of a collection are either manually added or added based on rules that query the SCCM database for things such as AD group membership. There are a ton of ways you can define rule based collections. I actually wish the documentation provided more real world examples on this topic.

Why are the Collection Membership results for nested ...

 · Why are the Collection Membership results for nested Collections incorrect? I have a Collection that contains multiple nested dependent Collections. However, these don''t seem to be evaluating correctly as the membership data is incorrect.

Collection

 · I want to break them up for specific software deployments by further separating them using Device Collections in SCCM 2012. I use System Resource > System OU Name to break them down into generalized collections, but often times need to break them down further by either excluding nested OU''s or only including devices with specific naming strings.

SCCM Distribution point groups nesting

 · You can associate a collection with a distribution point group. When you distribute content to that collection, Configuration Manager determines which distribution point groups are associated with the collection. The content is then distributed to all distribution points that are members of those distribution point groups.

SCCM Query Collection List

 · SCCM Query Collection List. All queries tested in SCCM Current Branch 1902. SCCM Clients Collections Clients not approved select SMS_R_SYSTEM.ResourceID, SMS_R_SYSTEM.ResourceType, SMS_R_SYSTEM.Name, SMS_R_SYSTEM.SMSUniqueIdentifier, SMS_R_SYSTEM.ResourceDomainORWorkgroup, SMS_R_SYSTEM.Client from SMS_R_System …

SCCM Performance Tuning

SCCM Collections Incremental Update. A common performance issue I find are too many collections with incremental update on collection membership. With incremental update turned on, that collection will continuously evaluate itself to look for changes in collection membership.

Nested collection parents : SCCM

I am in a new environment where there are nested collections upon nested collection to like the 33rd power. I was going to try to write something to collect the data for everything that feeds a collection, or everything a collection feeds. I found out how to do half of it - I can see everything a collection is included in or excluded from.

Creating Device Collections Based on Primary Users (and ...

 · The same concepts can also be used to create a collection of primary users, based on a known collection of computers. In short, your nested select would contain the device query, and the top level select would be against SMS_R_User. Here''s one example: Users who are Top Console Users of Devices in the SCCM Device Collection ID:ABC00002

SCCM 2012 patching design

My SCCM 2007 collection hierarchy is four collections deep. Nested at the bottom is a test collection of systems. Each collection has a maintenance window. The test collection and the collection above it, collection 1, have Thursday maintenance windows. Collection 2 has a Friday maintenance window and collection 3, one on Saturday.

SQL Query to find the collections Hierarchy : SCCM ...

SQL Query to find the collections Hierarchy : SCCM... Creating a Collection Query From SQL : Collections... Finding the OU of a system in SMS/ConfigMgr; Configuration Manager R3 – Prestaged Media Setup a... Installing ConfigMgr R3 and Overview of New Features; ALL Collections WQL and collection ID and Names in... November (3)