How to Monitor SCCM ConfigMgr Client Operations from Admin console

How to Monitor SCCM ConfigMgr Client Operations from Admin console. Monitoring of client operations initiated from SCCM Console was always a challenge.

In SCCM / ConfigMgr 2012, we can watch the status of client operations initiated from the CM 2012 console through the Monitoring workspace.

How to Monitor SCCM ConfigMgr Client Operations from Admin console

In the earlier post, I talked about the option which will help us to initiate “Download Computer Policy” As Soon As Possible through CM 2012 console. How to monitor the status of this action?

How to Monitor SCCM ConfigMgr Client Operations from Admin console
How to Monitor SCCM ConfigMgr Client Operations from Admin console

Yes, in CM 2012, we can monitor the progress of client actions initiated through Monitoring Workspace –> “Client Operations” Node (\Monitoring\Overview\Client Operations).

How to Monitor SCCM ConfigMgr Client Operations from Admin console
How to Monitor SCCM ConfigMgr Client Operations from Admin console

On the right hand side, we can see lots of details “Operation Name – Download Computer Policy, Date Created, Status – Active, Expired – Yes: No, Collection details, Success, Failed, Offline, Unknown etc.”

How to Monitor SCCM ConfigMgr Client Operations from Admin console

In case, if we want to “delete” or “cancel” the actions which are already initiated. There are options.

1. Right click on the Operation Name, in this case “Download Computer Policy” and click on Cancel.

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2. Select the required one from operation list and using the ribbon option, we can Cancel or Delete it.

How to Monitor SCCM ConfigMgr Client Operations from Admin console
How to Monitor SCCM ConfigMgr Client Operations from Admin console