SCOM

End SCOM maintenance mode on multiple servers

Today I would like to share with you a one of SCOM scripts which I use on regular basis. Some of you are working in large scale environment and have to put large amount of servers in SCOM maintenance mode. In this article you will find out how to stop it for some specific machines. End SCOM maintenance mode In one of the previous articles I was describing how to …

Update Rollup

Get SCOM update rollup version remotely

Checking SCOM update rollup version using console is pretty simple. Things are getting a little bit complicated if we want to get this from server. Using WMI or PowerShell commands like Get-Hotfix probably we will not get this information. Update Rollup To check this locally we have to get FileVersion for OMAgentTraceTMFVer.Dll file. Each version is assosiated with one of the Update Rollups. For more information you can visit System …

PowerShell Tip of the Week: Uninstall SCCM client

Today’s short tip is about SCCM client uninstall process. One of the tasks for complete client removal is, of course, running ccmsetup.exe uninstall command. To do this for a bunch of servers we can use Invoke-Command. Uninstall SCCM client On the beginning its worth to check if ccmsetup.exe file exists on the affected machine. To verify this we are going to use Test-Path command which will return “True” of “False” value: File selection can be done using System.Windows.Form feature called OpenFileDialog: …

Approve SCOM pending agents via PowerShell

Recently I had to approve several SCOM pending agents in my environment. Of course I won’t do this manually so I started searching for the answers on internet 🙂 . I found SCOM module command called Approve-SCOMPendingManagement and I decided to create a script based on that and share it with you. Remember that you need appropriate permission to approve servers in pending management. SCOM pending agents Approving single server …

PowerShell Tip of the Week: Get SCOM agent version remotely

In this short article you will find out how to get SCOM agent version. You can also check one of the previous articles about Microsoft Monitoring agent where you can check how to get other useful information like SCOM group name or management server. SCOM agent version If you have admin right in Operations Manager console then you can check this directly from SCOM server: Another way is to logon …

Get Microsoft Monitoring Agent settings remotely

Today I want to show you how to get Microsoft Monitoring Agent settings remotely using PowerShell function. This might be useful when you need to scan all servers in large scale environment to determine that configuration has been set properly. The Microsoft Monitoring Agent The Microsoft Monitoring Agent is a service used to watch and report on application and system health on a Windows computer. The Microsoft Monitoring Agent collects …