How to Ignore SCCM Duplicate Hardware Identifiers

Benoit LecoursSCCM15 Comments

Prior to SCCM 1610, you may had an issue when trying to image multiple Surface or ultrabook devices using the same USB to Ethernet Adapter.  A USB adapter is needed because the devices lack a built in Ethernet port. This issue could also apply when trying to image Surface devices using the Docking Station. Following a UserVoice idea, it has been fixed in SCCM 1610 and it’s now easier to ignore a particular MAC Addresses from an OS deployment. Cause Before heading to the solution, we’ll explain why this was a problem in previous SCCM releases : SCCM uses SMBIOS to identify computers and fallback … Read More