Why should I configure Maximum and Minimum Memory settings for SQL? There are very good reasons not to accept the default values for the Minimum and Maximum memory settings for SQL (any version), especially with SCCM.
What settings can I configure for SCCM Component Logging and what are their defaults? There are various logging settings that you can configure for each ConfigMgr component. In this FAQ we describe each setting, it’s default value and the possible … Continued
How can I see the Logging settings for a specific SCCM Component without using ConfigMgr Service Manager? Using the Configuration Manager Service Manager can be tricky when you want to check the logging settings for a specific ConfigMgr component. So here’s … Continued
How can I see the Logging settings for a SCCM Site? ConfigMgr consists of a lot of components, each generating its own log. Trying to work out what the settings for each are can be a bit tedious, but here’s … Continued
Why is the “Date Created” field not updated in the SCCM Console when I distribute content to a DP? I’ve distributed content to a ConfigMgr Distribution Point, but when I look in the console under \Monitoring\Overview\Distribution Status\Content Status the Compliance … Continued
SCCM “Site Component Manager failed to install this component on this site system” for SMS_DMAPPSVC_CONTROL_MANAGER when installing the Application Catalog web service point I am trying to install the ConfigMgr Application Catalog web service point on a remote Site System. … Continued
The tool cannot be run using the current user, because the current user does not have the ‘Full Administrator’ RBAC role – SCCM TP1701 I am trying to run the new ContentLibraryCleanup tool in ConfigMgr Technical Preview 1701 but when … Continued
How do I create the “no_sms_on_drive.sms” file for SCCM? Before installing any new ConfigMgr Site System role you should create the no_sms_on_drive.sms file for the reasons detailed in the What is the “no_sms_on_drive.sms” file in SCCM for? FAQ.
What is the “no_sms_on_drive.sms” file in SCCM for? The no_sms_on_drive.sms is definitely a file you want to know about and use in your ConfigMgr environment as detailed in this FAQ.
Why can’t I Confirm a new Password for the Administrator when installing Windows Server 2016? I am installing a brand new server running Windows Server 2016. I have got as far as the C:\Windows\system32\LogonUI.exe screen which is prompting me for … Continued