Category Archives: Tools

Various tools

Powershell tool to get multiple computer info and status

I found this little gem whilst surfing the internet. It’s a powershell script that can also be launced with an exe file (see link below for both files) that displays the status of servers specified in a txt file.   … Continue reading

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Display the current number of connections to the SCOM SDK service

In most cases the recommended limit to the number of console connections you should have are 50 simultaneous connections. If you have a large number of agents reporting into one management group the recommended limit declines to 25 simultaneous connections. … Continue reading

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MGinfo tool

Attached is a tool called MGInfo (composed by Clive Eastwood) which allows you to display licensing, and some summary information about your management group. It is run from a command prompt and you can output the results to a text file … Continue reading

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Error 25218: Failed to uninstall SDK MOF

From time to time you may see the following error message when trying to install the SCOM agent:- This usually means that WMI is corrupted. I have managed to fix this in the past using the following WMI repair tool … Continue reading

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MP Viewer Tool

MPViewer is a utility that displays rules, monitors, views, tasks, console tasks, and reports. It also shows you the knowledge associated with the particular management pack item. It was created by Boris Yanushpolsky whose blog is listed under the SCOM … Continue reading

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Maintenance Mode Tool

Click on this link to download a cool Maintenance Mode Tool by Ryan Andorfer. NOTE:-If you don’t have system center operations manager installed on your machine copy the 2 dlls as well.

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