PXE Booting in the Real World

At the Midwest Management Summit today in the 7 AM OSD Birds of a Feather session, there was a┬álot of discussion around troubleshooting PXE booting issues. A reference was made to a session that Troy Martin and I gave at the 2014 Midwest Management Summit called PXE Booting in the Real World. Troy put together…

How to Inventory Dell BIOS and UEFI Settings with ConfigMgr Part 1

WARNING 9/30/2016: Installation of Dell Command | Configure version 9.1 will break Hyper-V on workstations that are running it. Basically, the Dell Command | Monitor overwrites some Hyper-V WMI entries and renders it inoperable. The simple fix is to run the following command after installing Command | Monitor on a system running Hyper-V: ‘mofcomp %systemroot%\system32\WindowsVirtualization.V2.mof’.…

HP BIOS Screens

I was getting ready for some of my upcoming presentations that I need to give on the BIOS options of the various hardware manufacturers and┬ásince some projectors do not always like to display the low level BIOS screens, I thought it would be a good idea to do some screen captures as backup. The following…