ConfigMgr: Woes of Supersedence

VertigoRay/ May 23, 2014/ Uncategorized/ 0 comments

I was tasked with getting an Office 2013 upgrade set-up for early adopters and forced on our deadline. After I built and tested the application, I marked O2013 as superseding O2010 and made O2013 available. The plan was to make another Required deployment for our deadline.  O2013 unexpectedly installed on several machines that night. The next morning, I got word

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SCCM – Query/Collection by MSI Installed

VertigoRay/ February 22, 2012/ Uncategorized/ 0 comments

Most of the time, when adding an SCCM Collection based on installed software, I’ll simply use the Add/Remove Programs Attribute Class.  However, in a recent case, the installed software doesn’t show up in Add/Remove Programs, but it is an MSI installer.  In this particular instance, I wanted to remove the Java Updater. Since approximately 1.6.18 / 6.0 update 18, Oracle

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