Get started with winget

winget is a Microsoft command line tool to install and update applications on the Windows Operating System – effectively Microsoft’s take on Chocolatey. This blog post is intended for those just getting started with winget as a quick start or reference guide. Installing winget winget can be downloaded from Github as an MSIX Bundle here:Read More

Restore Hyper-V VM From Nimble Storage Snapshot

I had an issue today where I needed to restore a VM as it wouldn’t boot. In this instance the customer was using storage level snapshots of the Nimble datastore, where the virtual machine files were stored. I initially attempted to clone the datastore from snapshot in the Nimble management console, but after connecting theRead More

Azure – Move from ASM to ARM to CSP Subscription

When migrating from Classic (ASM) to ARM in Azure you will end up with a Keyvault that contains some credentials (certificates etc) for the VMs that you moved. This is normal when migrating and does not cause any issues, however when needing to migrate to a different subscription ie. CSP, you will find that youRead More

Deploy Intel Drivers With ConfigMgr After OSD Using DPInst

Overview I recently had to deploy an Intel VGA driver to a company that was experiencing issues with Skype for Business crashing when a video call was initiated. The driver in question was Intel HD Graphics 520 version This post explains how to do so using DPInst. We needed to deploy the updated versionRead More

SCSM Views Not Replicating To Other Consoles

I recently had an issue with our own environment where any views created on the primary SCSM server were not visible by Service Desk staff. Also, any changes made to the current views were only visible on the primary Service Manager server. This brought me back to when another customer had this issue in theRead More