When I read the smsts. Meanwhile the user starts working and his work will be interruppted several times. Like The G1's and G3's are different, but all the G3's we've used have been same. Extract the contents of sp49507 and create a package in your Config Manager instance. It won't be fully automatic though. How can I make this work: BiosConfigUtility64. Well - another thing: we are just talking about business pcs for enterprises, aren't we? How would you do it? Once you have the file trimmed down to what you require, rename it to.
If unable to create partition, exits with error code. I´m not quite sure why, but I´m suspecting that the next command can´t really see the new partition until we´ve restarted. Cheers Damon Hoi Damon Thanks for that info so far. We have done this by copying the BiosConfigUtility. I ran into the prompt for a Recovery Key after every reboot. If you are still unable to obtain an answer, ping me with your contact and product informaton, and I will escalate your issue. Hi, thank you for a great post! Your BitLocker drive encryption options will vary depending on how you are implementing it in your organisation.
It also makes automating a raft of other model specific settings a breeze. For these laptops, these settings are shown as per below. Thank you for your willingness to share your knowledge with us. Anyway, there are a lot of confusing information out there. Hard to explain other than looking at it.
Dependencies may not be an issue for you. In order to investigate further, do you mind providing a working link for Microsoft release you reference. You will need to use your password. Additionally, have a look at for an alternative way of installing the correct drivers for each model as well with only two minor changes to the default Task Sequence. Step 3 - Test Your Task Sequence! The first step is the command from above biosconfigutility. What I haven't tried is that copying it to C drive.
Recently our organisation decided to enable BitLocker protection for all of our new laptops. Now we can update our Task Sequence with a step which executes the utility, this should be formatted as: BiosConfigUtility. Sorry if this has been answered above and I missed it. No program is required just the files as the Task Sequence is going to execute the utility. How would you do this? Runtime ErrorDescription: An exception occurred while processing your request. Again we have restricted this step from running by using the IsLaptop variable.
For machines without the password, the cspwd command simply is ignored. Your applications could then fail installation if you put them after Bitlocker is enabled. The idea is to provision the drive encryption as the laptops were built with your Configuration Manager 2012 R2 environment. Scenario Organisation decided to enable BitLocker protection for all of our new laptops. They looked like one but aren't. However, this may not be required in other environments. For older models that use HpqFlash.
If BitLocker or WinMagic drive encryption is used, the utility will exit after advising that the disk must be decrypted first. Create a script that executes the command, place in package source location then reference that script in the config manager package program install command. Now before you even start with BitLocker you need to ensure that your Active Directory environment meets a few prerequisites, for the purposes of this blog we are assuming that this has been checked and is in place. You could use batch or PowerShell. Note 2: I put my Bitlocker steps in a group and put it at the very end of my Task Sequence. Quotes were not exactly quotes. Have a few test units, was getting the prompt for bitlocker key after every reboot of Win10.
For more information, examine update. The command I use is: bdehdcfg. Regards Is the X2 1012 G1 and enterprise class device? When are you trying to run this command? My guess is that it may have something to do with the fact that I use x64 boot image version 10. I do have both files in the application folder. The utility has a built-in check for BitLocker and WinMagic disk encryption solutions only. Hello Niklas Engberg, thank you for your inquiry. The utility does not detect other disk encryption solutions.
If using batch use the %~dp0 command to set the path to the exe and bin file when executing. The command in my Task Sequence looks like this obviously with a different password : BiosConfigUtility. They are pretty good at providing assistance. See below Command Line Options. Step 3 — Test Your Task Sequence! There should be plenty of examples around if you search. Everything is configured as you described, but the step fails on this command: BiosConfigUtility64.