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Quick tip: Symantec ITMS 8.5 RU3 and 8.5 RU4 Agent Push

When accessing the Symantec Management Console always make sure you are using a supported Browser. If not you see the following error when accessing the SMP Console ->Actions ->Agent/Plug-ins ->Push Symantec Management Agent -> Default Settings -> Push Install Settings -> provide credentials an click OK Failed to process web request: .....Invalid length for a … Weiterlesen Quick tip: Symantec ITMS 8.5 RU3 and 8.5 RU4 Agent Push

How to securely map a drive for Deployment Server 7.x / 8.0 / 8.1 and 8.5 – Part I

In 2012 I wrote a Symantec Connect Aricle about: How to Securely Map a Drive in WinPE for Deployment Server 7.1. In this Article I want to renew how this works in DS 7.6, DS 8.0, DS 8.1 and DS 8.5. Introduction: Why you may need this? When you are using out-of-the-box tasks this is … Weiterlesen How to securely map a drive for Deployment Server 7.x / 8.0 / 8.1 and 8.5 – Part I

Software Portal Task execution as currently logged-in User

Some customers are currently evaluating to install MSIX using Symantec ITMS Software Portal. They do not want to publish a policy - they rather want to publish a task in the Software Portal. Problem: When publishing a software task in the Software Portal, you are not able to select a Job / Task, you have … Weiterlesen Software Portal Task execution as currently logged-in User

Windows 10 Feature Update using Symantec ITMS – Lessions Learned

In this blogpost I will concentrate on how we are using Symantec ITMS 8.x to upgrade to the latest Windows 10 Feature Update using a Managed Software Delivery Policy. There are multiple methodes to run an Inplace Upgrade (IPU), for example you could also leverage Patch Management Solution to run the IPU, but in most … Weiterlesen Windows 10 Feature Update using Symantec ITMS – Lessions Learned

Enhancement Request: Copy files back to the SMP when client is in CEM Mode

Currently there is no out-of-box function in SMA to copy / move files from a client machine to the SMP Server when client is in CEM mode. (Client connected via internet/gateway to SMP, not in intranet). Most of our customers requesting this kind of feature. From my point of view there is absolutely a need … Weiterlesen Enhancement Request: Copy files back to the SMP when client is in CEM Mode

Did you KNOW? Series Part 2: Using the new Install Software Updates Task in 8.5 RU2

In the coming months I will post changes and features made into ITMS that are documented but mostly unknown or overseen. This will be a multi part series.  In this series I will show what changes are made in the different RUs and how to make “real-world” usage of the newly introduced features.  Starting with … Weiterlesen Did you KNOW? Series Part 2: Using the new Install Software Updates Task in 8.5 RU2

Did you KNOW? Series Part 3: What´s new in ITMS 8.5 RU3

In the coming months I will post changes and features made into ITMS that are documented but mostly unknown or overseen. This will be a multi part series.  In this series I will show what changes are made in the different RUs and how to make “real-world” usage of the newly introduced features.  Starting with … Weiterlesen Did you KNOW? Series Part 3: What´s new in ITMS 8.5 RU3

Enhancement Request: Patch Management Software Update Task

Since the introduction of the new Software Update Task in 8.5 RU2 it is possible to install “manually selected” updates. This is very useful but… What most of our customers want, is to run the Software Update Task without manually selecting updates to install but instead have the option to install all necessary updates that … Weiterlesen Enhancement Request: Patch Management Software Update Task

Did you KNOW? Series Part 1: Using the new End User Notification Task in 8.5 RU2

In the coming months I will post changes and features made into ITMS that are documented but mostly unknown or overseen. This will be a multi part series.  In this series I will show what changes are made in the different RUs and how to make “real-world” usage of the newly introduced features.  Starting with … Weiterlesen Did you KNOW? Series Part 1: Using the new End User Notification Task in 8.5 RU2