Microsoft SCCM

Tags related to Microsoft’s Systems Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) configuration, scripting and management

Remove All Traces of Microsoft SCCM w/ PowerShell (By Force)

SCCM - Problem?

Microsoft’s System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) seems to usually work pretty well for 95-97% of the computers at the environments I’ve worked in. Unfortunately for the remaining few percentage points of computers that SCCM is *not* working pretty well for when SCCM does break it does so spectacularly with style and pizzazz.

This guide will show you how to use PowerShell to remove all traces from the computer so you can perform a clean reinstall!

Disabling SCCM MDM Coexistence Mode (Unofficial Imperfect Workaround)

SCCM MDM Enrollment Registry Key

Microsoft recently added a feature called MDM coexistence into SCCM. Basically this makes SCCM shut off most of it’s functionality when a third party MDM is detected on the machine. You will see errors such as “You don’t have permission to install this software” when coexistence mode is enabled.

This post will outline a way I found to turn SCCM back on (with a caveat).