Improve Windows Update for Business management

We all know that the transformation from the good old SCCM/WSUS is hard and from time to time complicated. Of course there are a ton of guides how to manage Windows Update for Business (WUfB) – like this amazing article HERE. But not all customers are ready for the modern way of update management. In

Create a custom PPKG for the Factory Provisioning Tool

Sometimes you need to add/modify something in a PPKG and you don’t want to create a new PPKG in the Workspace ONE console. Normally this is not supported since the Factory Provisioning Tool checking the PPKG for a “watermark”. This guid will show you how to create a custom PPKG with the Windows ICD and

KB – Reboot loop after enterprise reset

Starting with Windows 10 2004 and higher, Microsoft changed the way they creating PPKG’s. This change is causing a reboot loop when the device was setup with a PPKG – like with Factory Provisioning (or now called Drop Ship Provisioning Offline) AND doing enterprise reset. After the reset is done, the PPKG causing a reboot

KB – Target Release Version for 20H2 and 21H1

Since the target release version CSP is still not working since 20H2 and Microsoft seems not able to fix this, we need to change the target release version via registry. The reason why the CSP does not work is, that Microsoft introduced letters in the Windows version – like 20H2 or 21H2. The CSP only

Certificate authentication for Workspace ONE API with PowerShell scripts

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If you are looking for a way to run PowerShell scripts with certificate authentication to work with the Workspace ONE API, you will find several solutions. But no solution really worked. In the API help you can review the supported authentications – e.g. here on CN137: As you can see, Workspace ONE supports Basic,

KB – Intelligent HUB AntiVirus exclusions

If you start with Windows management and VMware Workspace ONE, you should know which paths should me excluded from AntiVirus. There are several paths were the VMware Intelligent HUB reads, writes and modifies data. The following path should be excluded from AntiVirus: C:\Program Files (x86)\AirWatch\AgentUI C:\ProgramData\AirWatch C:\ProgramData\AirWatchMDM C:\Program Files\VMware\SfdAgent If you want to exclude also

KB – Disable all Intelligence HUB notifications

When you migrate from an older Workspace ONE UEM version to 20.08 or newer, the Intelligence HUB is now able to use the Windows toast notifications to inform the user. If you don’t want those notifications show to the user, you can add the following regkeys before you upgrade the Intelligence HUB on the device:

How to migrate MEM to Workspace ONE

Managing devices with Microsoft tools is nearly as old as Windows itself. Microsoft’s System Center Configuration Manager is maybe the best PC Lifecycle Manager (PCLM) that is currently released. But if you go the full modern management route, SCCM is not the right tool anymore, since it has its powerful features manly in the on-premise
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