How to create a Exe package from Application Management (.exe)

1. In the Configuration Manager console, navigate to System Center Configuration Manager / Software Library / Overview/ Application Management /Packages

2. Click on Packages and then Right click to select Create Package.

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3. Key in the Package name at Name field and click on Browse to select locate the application.

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4. Select Standard program and click on Next.

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5. Click on Browse on the command line field and locate the application .exe file.

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6. Under Requirements field, you can specify the estimated disk space means that your application require how many disk space in order for SCCM server to check the machine disk space before deploy the application. Click on Next to proceed.

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7. In the Summary field, click on Next.

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8. In the Completion Field, click on Close.

Adding Package to Distribution Points

1. Select the Packages that you already created and right click and click on Distribute Content.

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2. Click on Next.

3. On the content Destination, click on Add button and select the Distribution Point.

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4. Select the SCCM Server as a Distribution point and then click on Next.

5. On the Completion tab, click on Close.

 How to deploy packages or application to computer

1. In the Configuration Manager console, navigate to System Center Configuration Manager / Software Library / Overview/ Application Management /Applications

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2. Select the application that you want to deploy and right click on it select Deploy.

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3. Click on Browse and you can choose either want to deploy to device collection or you can deploy to User Collection and then click on Next.

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4. Click on Next.

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5. On Deployment Settings tab, under Purpose you can select Available or Require

Available means user will have notification on software center for user to manually accept the application in Software center.

Required means the software will force to install to user and run on silently.

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6. On scheduling tab, if you leave it default it will deploy the software As soon as possible.

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7. On the User Experience tab, you can select Display in software Center and show all notifications means user will get the notifications in Software center.

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8. Click on Next.

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10. Click on Next until completion Tab, click on close

Step By Step Of Installing SCCM 2012 SP1

Hi All,

Thought of Sharing the knowledge and guidance of installing SCCM 2012 SP1 on top of Windows Server 2012 with SQL 2012 SP1.

We can now for the first time join together all three 2012 products, Configuration Manager 2012 SP1, SQL 2012 SP1 and Windows Server 2012.

The whole installation experience is the easiest I’ve seen from Microsoft across all aspects of the install.

To get going you’ll need to download a few files and have a VM ready to install into. A Domain controller is a must, VM or physical so that you can domain join your Site server in readiness for SCCM server.

Ok, you just need to go through in the same order as below and you should get an identical result, a successful ConfigMgr 2012 SP1 installation.

So Lets start then. 😉

    1. Setting up the Base server for SCCM 2012 SP1

  1. As a first step you have to extend the schema for active directory. For that  you can do it using extadsch.exe The tool which located under sccm installation package\bin\x64\extadsch.exe
  2. Then in the AD sever open the ADSIEdit and do the following changes.

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3. Next select the Advanced Tab and Under Permissions options select the SCCM Server Object and Click EDIT button as follows.

 

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4. Then under object of Advanced settings select the following setting (The Object and All Descendant Objects) and close the window and exit from the ADSIEdit.

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5.  Next is about to Install WADK

We no longer use WAIK, we’re now on WADK for Windows 8. 

To download the WADK, Please click the following Link.

http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=30652

6.Once you downloaded the file just install it as shown in below screens.

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7. Click Yes if you like to join for the customer Experience and you can Click NO and press Next Button to continue the installation.

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8. Click Accept under License Agreement.

 

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9.  Then select the following 3 option as shown in the screen and Click Install button to download the necessary tools for SCCM installation.

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10. Next is the preparing the windows 2012 server requirements.

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11. In the select installation type page keep the default option and click Next.

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12. On the server selection page select the local server and click Next to continue.

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13. In the Select Server Roles window check Web Server (IIS)

Then Select Role Services window check for below.

Health and Diagnostics
HTTP logging
Logging tools
Request Monitor
Tracing
Security
Basic Authentication
Windows Authentication
URL Authorization
Request Filtering
IP and Domain Restrictions

Performance
Static Content Compression
Management Tools
IIS Management Console
IIS Management Scripts and Tools
Management Service
IIS 6 Management Compatibilty
IIS 6 Metabase Compatibility
IIS 6 WMI Compatibility
IIS 6 Scripting Tools
IIS 6 Management Console

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14.In the Confirm Installation Selections window click Install.

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15. Again in the Feature Installation page click the following options and Click Next to Install. Also make sure that you have enabled the Remote Differential tool as well.

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16. Close the windows once the installation complete as indicating above.

17. From Administrative Tools launch Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager.

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18.In the left pane expand the server name, Sites and select Default Web Site. In the central pane open WebDAV Authoring Rules.

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19.In the right pane click Enable WebDAV.

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20. In the right pane click Add Authoring Rule

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21.In the Add Authoring Rule window select All content, All users, Read then click OK.

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22.In the IIS Manager console in the right pane click WebDAV Settings.

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23.In the central pane for Allow anonymous properties select True.

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24.For Allow Custom Properties select False.

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25.For Allow property queries select True.

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26. For Allow hidden files select True. Then in the right pane click Apply.

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27. Close the IIS Manager console.

2. Installing SQL Server 2012 SP1

1. From the product DVD, if the startup screen does not run automatically, double-click splash.hta.

2. Go to Installation on the left bar, and click New installation or add feature to an existing installation.

 

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3. Next windows will check the setup support rules if any.

 

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4. On the Product Key page, click Next

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5. On the License Terms page, check I accept the license terms. Click Next

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6. On the Setup Roles page, select the Option you want and click Next.

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7. On the Feature Selection page, check Database Engine Services, Analysis Services, Reporting Services, Management Tools. Click Next

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8. On the Installation Rule Click Run and once it successful click Next.

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9. On the Instance Configuration page, click Next

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10. On the Disk Space Requirement page, click Next

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11. On the Server Configuration page, click on Collation and change database engine to SQL_Latin_General_CP1_CI_AS and then click on Next.

On the Server Configuration page, configure all the Account Name to NT AUTHORITY\SYSTEM. Click Next

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12. On the Database Engine Configuration page, select Windows authentication mode and then click Add Current User. Click Next

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13. On the Analysis Services Configuration page, click Add Current User. Click Next

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14. On the Reporting Services Configuration page, select install the Native mode default configuration. Click Next

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15. On the Error Reporting page, click Next

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16. Click Next

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17. On the Ready to Install page, click Install

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18 . On the Complete page, click Close

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19. After you install SQL Server 2012, you must install SQL SERVER 2012 SP1.

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20. Accept the License Terms and Click Next

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21. Select the options and Click Next

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22. Run the file check and click Next

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23. Once all is OK just click the Update tab.

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24. Once the update completes Close the windows

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3.Installing Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2012 SP1

1. From the product DVD, if the startup screen does not run automatically, double-click splash.hta.

2. On the Start page, click Install to proceed the installation.

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3. On the Setup Wizard page, click Next to proceed.

4. On the Available Setup Options page, click Install a Configuration Manager primary site and then click on Next to proceed.

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5. On the Microsoft Software License Terms page, accept the license agreement then click on Next to proceed.

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6. On the Prerequisite Licenses page, accept all license Terms and then click on Next to proceed

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7. On the Prerequisite Downloads page, click on Download required files.

Create a folder on D:\SCCM2012 download and then specify the path to download the updates and then click on Next to proceed.

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8. On Server Language Selection page, click on English and then click on Next to proceed.

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9. On Client Language Selection page, click on English and then click on Next to proceed.

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10. On the Site and Installation Settings page, Enter the Site code , Site name and installation folder:- D:\Program Files\Microsoft Configuration Manager and click on Next to proceed.

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11. On Primary Site Installation page, click on Install the primary site as a stand-alone site and then click on Next to proceed.

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12. On the Database Information page, accept the defaults and then click Next to proceed.

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13. On the SMS Provider Settings page, accept the defaults and then click Next to proceed.

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14. On the Client Computer Communication Settings page , click on Configure the communication method on each site system role and then click on Next to proceed.

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15. On the Site System Roles page, accept the defaults and then click Next to proceed.

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16. On the Settings Summary page, accepts default setting and then click Next to proceed.

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17. On the Installation Prerequisite Check page, ensure that all item passed the prerequisite check, if not, install the prerequisites first. Once all the prerequisites have been installed, then click Begin Install to begin the installation.

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18. Click Close to complete the wizard.

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So that all the steps you need to install SCCM 2012 SP1. On my next post I will show you the configuration steps of each option in SCCM 2012 SP1.

Good Luck all 🙂