Sccm 2016 software inventory not updating

Posted by / 22-Apr-2020 04:30

Sccm 2016 software inventory not updating

Run that and go to the actions tab, select machine policy retrieval and evaluation cycle. I typically allow about 1 minute between starting the deployment and running the machine policy retrieval and evaluation cycle and the deployment comes up every time. Might not need all of these tasks run, like I am personally omitting the software update tasks (windows update), because i think that might save time. The reference for all the strings and what they do is on the link below.There have been some great guides through the years on configuring WSUS with SCCM from the ground up, but I felt it was time for me to add to the library with an updated version to cover Server 2016, and particularly my personal recommendations for a successful A-Z setup.

This gives me time to fully test all updates on Development machines to ensure they work as expected and don’t cause any unexpected upset. “Warning: Request filter does not contain any known classifications. By default SCCM doesn’t have knowledge of Windows 10, Server 2016 etc in its product list and we’ve first got to successfully get SCCM and WSUS communicating so it can access the full list of available products.

I’ve done this a few times now over the years, and this never fails..

Open A couple extra tweaks to the standard config ensure a successful WSUS distribution.

If you have installed WSUS on a seperate server to your Primary, then you need to install the WSUS console on your Primary Site Server before moving on.

If you’ve installed WSUS on your Primary Site Server, then you can skip this part and join back up when I say hokey pokey.

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It also gives time for the rare occasion that Microsoft need to re-release any updates for whatever the reason may be. Select Here you can see the sync only took just over a minute. Sync will do nothing.” Remember I told you not to tick and Classifications? Remember the lack of Products selectable, notably Windows 10 & Server 2016? If you would have ticked a bunch of Classifications in the initial setup then that first sync would have taken a good time longer then a minute to complete, and you wouldn’t even have the Products you want..

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