Dell Command Update Tips for Enterprise Automation

I’ve been playing with Dell Command Update a bit again, and found some quirks that I had to overcome to get it working how I want in my lab.  I’ll show the registry keys associated with Dell Command Update, along with behavior exhibited by importing and exporting policy. Future post coming soon to see how ... Read moreDell Command Update Tips for Enterprise Automation

Dell PowerShell Provider Install w/ ConfigMgr

I just created an App for the Dell PowerShell Provider 1.3.0, was able to learn what I needed from Mike’s Blog (THANK YOU). I thought I’d add a cmd file install for 1.3.0 and do a more graphical walk through (I’m a visual guy). To get the download, go HERE (DellCommandPowerShellProvider1.3_259.zip) Download, grab the DellBIOSProvider ... Read moreDell PowerShell Provider Install w/ ConfigMgr

Dell Bios Updates - ConfigMgr App Model - Post OSD

I’m pretty good about keeping our Dell machines at the current BIOS level, usually a couple models get updates every month… then there was that Intel AMT vulnerablity, and they released updates for nearly all of our models, so that was fun.  I tweeted about my exploits and had requests to share how I’m doing ... Read moreDell Bios Updates - ConfigMgr App Model - Post OSD

Dell BIOS update–WinPE–Model Independent–From Internet

Update 12/18/18 - Dell Changed their Cab XML data, and the part of the script that downloads directly isn't working.  Checking with @Geodesicz (Mark Godfrey) to see if he has updated his script to accommodate this. Update 5/26 - Updated Script to use Dell's Enterprise Cab XML data, instead of the ever changing Support Site.  ... Read moreDell BIOS update–WinPE–Model Independent–From Internet