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SCCM Client Actions Tool PowerShell Edition aka PoshCAT

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SCCM Client Actions Tool PowerShell Edition aka PoshCAT is a practical and simple PowerShell application for performing most common day-to-day administrative tasks on System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Clients. The tool allows running actions remotely on one or more computers simultaneously. A list of computers can be provided either from a file (CSV, TXT) or loaded from Configuration Manager Collection importer or through Add Computer prompt.

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Configuration Manager 2012 Developer Excel Sheet

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This Excel sheet contains following things

  1. Configuration Manager 2012 Client WMI Class Properties
  2. Configuration Manager 2012 Server WMI Class Properties
  3. Configuration Manager 2012 PowerShell Module CMDLETs and Parametersets
  4. Configuration Manager 2012 Client WMI Class methods
  5. Configuration Manager 2012 Server WMI Class methods

Client_Properties

Server_Properties

Client_Methods

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How to invoke Client Notification actions

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To invoke Client Notification actions

  1. Set up a connection to the SMS Provider
  2. Connect to SMS_ClientOperation WMI Class
  3. Get the InitiateClientOperation WMI method properties
  4. Set the correct values
  5. Invoke InitiateClientOperation WMI method

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How to Create/Add Alerts for Software Update Deployments

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To Create/Add Alerts for Software Update Deployments

  1. Set up a connection to the SMS Provider
  2. Identify Software Updates Deployment AssignmentUniqueID WMI Property from SMS_UpdateGroupAssignment Class
  3. Set the correct values
  4. Save the instance

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How to Create a Software Update Deployment Template

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To Create a Software Update Deployment Template

  1. Set up a connection to the SMS Provider.
  2. Create the new template object by using the SMS_Template class.
  3. Populate the new template properties.
  4. Save the new template and properties

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How to modify Configuration Manager Client Cache Size

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To modify Configuration Manager Client Cache Size

  1. Query CacheConfig WMI class in Root\CCM\SoftMgmtAgent namespace
  2. Set the correct value for SIZE property
  3. Save the instance
  4. Restart CCMEXEC service

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