Using Windows 10 Toast Notifications with ConfigMgr Application Deployments

When deploying software with ConfigMgr, the ConfigMgr client can create a simple "New software is available" notification to inform the user that something new is available to install from the Software Center. But this notification is not overly descriptive. You might wish to provide a more detailed notification with a description of the software, why … Continue reading Using Windows 10 Toast Notifications with ConfigMgr Application Deployments

Add Custom Notifications to a ConfigMgr Task Sequence

One feature I would really like to see added to a Configuration Manager task sequence is the ability to natively provide notification messages to the logged-on user. Previously, to accomplish this, I have used simple pop-up notifications like the¬†Wscript Shell Popup method in a PowerShell script, together with the handy ServiceUI utility in MDT to … Continue reading Add Custom Notifications to a ConfigMgr Task Sequence