Monthly Archives: May 2013

Error installing SCOM 2012 Console

When installing the OpsMgr 2012 console on a computer with .NET 4.0 you might get the following error in Omconsole.log System.Reflection.TargetInvocationException: Exception has been thrown by the target of an invocation. —> System.NotSupportedException: This method explicitly uses CAS policy, which … Continue reading

Posted in SCOM 2012 | Leave a comment

Changing the SCUP Database location

When installing and configuring System Center Update Publisher 2011 (SCUP), the SCUP database is automatically added to the %LOCALAPPDATA% folder, this means that only the person who installs SCUP will have access to the SCUP Console. To resolve this issue, … Continue reading

Posted in SCCM 2012 | Leave a comment

Triggering SCCM agent actions

Here are some tips on how to execute SCCM agent actions without using the SCCM Agent GUI. First a list of all the actions and the ScheduleID associated with the actions. Application Global Evaluation Task {00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000123} MSI Product Source Update Cycle {00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000107} … Continue reading

Posted in SCCM 2012 | Leave a comment

Join Domain Permissions

An AD Service account is needed for joining a computer to a domain during an unattended OS installation. The service account password will often be in clear text in the unattend.xml file, it should therefore only be granted the absolute … Continue reading

Posted in Operating System Deployment | Leave a comment