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Top 5 blog posts for 2016

Read another post of top 5 blog posts… thank you for viewing my work. SQL Server Backup Recommendations for Configuration Manager https://stevethompsonmvp.wordpress.com/2013/06/07/sql-server-backup-recommendations-for-configuration-manager/ Optimizing ConfigMgr databases https://stevethompsonmvp.wordpress.com/2013/05/07/optimizing-configmgr-databases/ Running Powershell as an SQL Server Agent task https://stevethompsonmvp.wordpress.com/2013/10/07/running-powershell-as-an-sql-server-agent-task/ How to recover a ConfigMgr … Continue reading

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ConfigMgr – List all Servers with Maintenance Windows

Developed a report to show all servers that have collection maintenance windows. Very handy for cross checking servers in multiple maintenance windows, or supplying a list to support change control. Here is the query: — List Computers with Maintenance Window … Continue reading

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Blog 2014 Year In review

Thank you for the support and comments through the year! > The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about … Continue reading

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Microsoft Senior Systems Engineer Needed – Dallas, TX

Microsoft Senior Systems Engineer Needed Softchoice – Dallas, TX Anyone with System Center skills in the Dallas, TX area looking for work? Softchoice has a great opportunity: https://www.linkedin.com/jobs2/view/13441840 Contact me for more information: steve (dot) thompson (at) softchoice (dot) com

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What is PSR?

Not sure if I’m the only one that had not heard of this tool. PSR is the Problem Steps Recorder, included with Windows 7 & Windows 8.  This will be really useful for recording interactive sessions, particularly for documentation From … Continue reading

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