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Document all unsealed MP configuration using powershell

A quick way to document all unsealed management packs in your SCOM management group is by using powershell. The script available via the link below will output an html file in the same directory that the script is run from … Continue reading

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Importing the SharePoint MP into SCOM 2012

If you follow this guide you shouldn’t encounter any issues when installing the SharePoint 2010 MP into SCOM 2012 Pre-Requisites Ensure the following MPs are imported and healthy:- Windows OS – Same version as SharePoint IIS – Same version as … Continue reading

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Migrating/Restoring SCOM Notification Subscriptions

This doesn’t come up often, but every once in a while there is a need to move notification subscriptions from one SCOM Management Group to another. There is also the occasional instance where every once in a while after an … Continue reading

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Things to do when adding an additional SCOM Management Server to existing Management Group

When a SCOM Management Group (MG) is already in place for some time and an additional SCOM Management Server is added to it later on, there are quite a few steps you need to do in order to get it working … Continue reading

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The selected management pack cannot be deleted

I came across this scenario whereby I tried to delete a MP from my SCOM console via the usual methods but I got the following error message:-       After waiting a while it was obvious that the MP was … Continue reading

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SCOM 2012 powershell to remove management pack

You can remove management packs via the SCOM console or by using powershell command via the Operations Manager Shell NOTE:-This syntax is for SCOM 2012 get-scommanagementpack | where {$_.displayName -eq “MP displayname”} | remove-scommanagementpack

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SCOM 2012 Backing up Management Packs

Using powershell you can easily backup both sealed and unsealed management packs (NOTE:-Directories must exist) SCOM 2012 BACKUP ALL MANAGEMENT PACKS Get-SCManagementPack | Export-SCManagementPack -path C:\MPBackups SCOM 2012 BACKUP ALL UNSEALED MANAGEMENT PACKS Get-SCOMManagementPack | where {$_.Sealed -eq $false} | … Continue reading

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Updating your existing Management Packs

From the Administration node right click on Management Packs and choose Import Management Packs…           Click on Add then choose option to Add from catalog…         From the drop down field underneath View choose … Continue reading

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Close alerts generated by Rules from a specific MP

If you have lots of alerts generated by rules from a specific MP then you can use the following Powershell script to close them all. NOTE:-The example shown is for the Lync 2013 MP, you will need to change this … Continue reading

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