Where is The System Center Configuration Manager Cmdlet Library

      Hi all, just a quick post today.  I found it difficult to find the location of the latest cmdlet updates for the Configuration Manager  PowerShell module while doing a general search on the web. What we now have is The System Center Configuration Manager Cmdlet Library which checks for library updates on…

So you want to test your NDES/SCEP certificate enrollment?

SCEP (Simple Certificate Enrollment Protocol) and NDES (Network Device Enrollment Service) are the mechanisms we currently use to deploy certificates to our mobile devices via Intune and Configuration Manager. The tech is very (very) cool, but for the average ConfigMgr admin it’s got quite a steep learning curve. Once you (kinda) understand how it all…

Where the heck are my Android Web Apps?!

  When I deploy web apps to Android devices they never show up in the Apps list. Where the heck are they!?   Intune Web Apps are basic URL shortcuts that are delivered to Intune managed devices. They’re great for dropping links on devices to your Intranet, your favourite SaaS web portal or that website…

Network Device Enrollment Service (NDES) – ERROR_SERVICE_EXISTS

Ran into this doozy this week while trying to re-add the NDES role services. The specified service already exists. 0x80070431 (WIN32: 1073 ERROR_SERVICE_EXISTS) The fix is to ensure there are no lingering NDES configuration. From Regedit, delete the following key (back it up first!) HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Cryptography\MSCEP Matt Shadbolt

Starting NDES Services (Device Registration Service) Fails with “object does not exist”

I ran into this issue when configuring SCEP/NDES certificate registration for an Intune tenant. Following all the best practice configuration steps, left me with an SCEP enrollment page returning Internal Server Error 500 instead of the expected 200. I found that the Device Registration Service was not starting correctly. In the event logs I found it…