SCCM 2012 + Intune – Remote Passcode Reset on Windows Phone 8.1

In this post I would like to cover the topic of the Remote Passcode Change of a Windows Phone 8.1 Device when used as a Intune enrolled, where Intune is integrated to System Center 2012 Configuration Manager.
Open your SCCM Console and navigate to the Device where you would like to reset the Passcode. Right-Click on the Device and select “Remote Device Actions”, in the opening Fly-out choose “Reset Passcode”:
Reset Remote Passcode
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SCCM 2012 – Configure Exchange On-Premise Conditional Access with Microsoft Intune

Hi Reader,

referring to my old Blogpost, where I described the Integration of the Conditional Access in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager for Exchange Online (Link) and because there was an Update with the Intune Extension to support the On-Premise Exchange Server aswell, I decided to create a new blogpost about this.

The Supported Exchange Versions are currently 2010 and 2013, be sure suing one of them with a current Update Rollup (afaik for 2013 UR6 is required).
And you can use the conditional Access to restrict the EAS connection on the following Devices:
•Windows 8 and later (when enrolled with Intune)
•Windows Phone 8 and later
•Any iOS device that uses an Exchange ActiveSync (EAS) email client
•Android 4 and later. Continue reading

SCCM 2012 R2 SP1 – New Intune Features: Block Apps natively and deploy a iOS custom profile

Hi there,
finally I got time to check, which new Features was brought to us System Center 2012 configuration Manager guys with the R2 SP1 update. My interests were on the iOS and Windows Management. And for both of them, some nice Features were added.

Blocking Apps
The availability of blocking Apps is now supported through the normal configuration, rather than using OMA-URIs as before (https://blog.hosebei.ch/2014/11/10/sccm-2012-r2-windows-phone-8-1-black-listing-apps-and-vendors/). You can create a Configuration Item with the specific Settings: Continue reading

SCCM 2012 R2 SP1 – No longer Need of Company Portal for Windows Phone 8.1

Hi all, here’s Martin serving some new Informations about the Intune Integration in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager R2 SP1.

With the newly available Service Pack 1 for SCCM 2012 R2, there is no Need to create a self-signed Company Portal for the Windows Phone 8.1. For old Windows Phone 8.0 you will still need the signed Company Portal, but who really does still use Windows Phone 8.1? Continue reading