Update Ikea zigbee devices from Deconz


I’m having a mix of difference zigbee devices on my Deconz zigbee gateway. A downside with that config, is that your zigbee device doesn’t get updated with new firmware. But you can actually update Ikea devices from deconz. Hue is not possible, as far as I know, because Hue is using encrypted firmware. I currently Read More

Link lights and remote directly in Deconz


If you not want to be depended of your deconz zigbee gateway is up and running all the time to get your lights working, then keep on reading……In this blog post I will show you how to set that up in deconz / Conbee 2. This article is inspired from this site. But it was Read More

Collect registry keys


To collect registry keys from a client, you will need to expand the hardware inventory. You can do that the following way: Download RegKeyToMof from Technet gallery Create the registry keys that you want to collect Start RegKeyToMof on the pc/server where you created the registry keys Browse to the registry key that you have Read More

Collect Driver information with SCCM


By default SCCM doesn’t collect drive info. Potent Engineer have a great post about adding driver info to SCCM.   Download the powershell script “Collect_Driver_Info.ps1” and deploy it on all the devices you want to collect driver info. To get an updated list, you have to run it more the one time. Ex once a Read More

Setup a SCCM Technical Preview lab server in Azure


  To get an idea of what is going to be in the next SCCM CB, it is a good idea to setup a SCCM TP lab. You can do that in Azure and here is how. This is a quick and dirty SCCM TP lab just to get an idea what new features might Read More

New job….


I’m waiting for my connected fight in Dubai and it is delayed, so why not write a blog post It have been a while since I have posted on the blog. It is because I have changed job. I’m now working as a Senior Consultant with the responsibilities for the SCCM environment, of Couse , Read More

WinPe boot images from ADK 1607 may fail with dism error


 UPDATE 2016-12-31: Microsoft is fanally doing something about this issue. See the article from Microsoft here: Apply Driver Package task fails when the ADK is upgrade to ADK 10 1607 Happy new year 🙂 ———————————- I have updated to ADK 1607 In my SCCM environment. I uninstalled the old ADK and installed 1607 adk and Read More

Update Dell bios during OSD


  In this post I will show you how to update the bios on a Dell during OSD. I have created the following folder structure for the Dell bios updates: SCCM_SHARE/Dell Bios Update/MODEL/BIOS_FILE 1. Download the bios you want to deploy from Dell support site. In this example the file is called “O7010A23.exe” 2. Create Read More

Configure Dell Bios during OSD


If  you want to manage Dell bios settings with SCCM and OSD, then you can follow this guide. I will show you how to configure Dell bios. This post contains info from this blog post  and this blog post from Mike Terrill. 1. Update the bios to the newest version. (See this blog post if Read More

Speed up first login on Windows 10


I work in a place where we have a lot of kiosk pc’s and pc’s that people can borrow. This mean that it is a first logon (almost) every time someone is logging in to Windows. The first logon time is not very fast in Windows 10, in fact it is very slow. There are Read More