Wednesday, December 19, 2018

How to troubleshoot SCCM Task Sequence Deployment Errors

The first thing is to make sure that Command Support is enabled in Boot Image. 
Press f8 when you get an error on Task Sequence.
The second thing is that you have to access the smsts.log file from x:\windows\temp\smstslog\smsts.log

Copy the file to a network location
Example:  net use s: \\fileserver\share /user:domain\username password
Copy smsts.log to s:
Delete network Drive – net use s: /delete
Open the file using cmtrace.exe



Thursday, December 13, 2018

Network Cable disconnected message after 1703 upgrade


Open Network and Sharing Centre. Select Change Adapter Settings option

Right Click on the adapter and select properties – Select Configure

Go to Advanced Tab – Select Speed and Duplex option in Properties box

Change the value to 100 Mbps Half Duplex. Click ok.

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

How to Add network Drivers to Boot Image – MDT 2013 (8450)


You will get the below error message when you don’t have the correct network driver installed
The following networking device did not have a driver installed.
PCI\VEN_15AD&DEV_07B0&SUBSYS_07B015AD&REV_01
 
 The above error is due to missing VMXNET3 driver.
Copy the network card driver from a VM which has VMware tools installed. 
 Create a folder on local or network drive to copy the file. I have created a folder called Drivers.


  Right click on Out-of-box drivers and select import drivers.
 

Follow the prompts and import the drivers to MDT


Once you finish importing you should be able to see the driver added to the out-of-box driver's section


 Update the deployment share and select completely regenerate the boot images.


 Once Finish, Goto WDS and update the old boot image either by deleting or replace the old one.

 



Use office deployment tool to install Office365 on MDT Image

 Download the Office deployment tool from Microsoft https://www.microsoft.com/en-au/download/details.aspx?id=49117 Extract the file to y...