ConfigMgr PowerShell Script to check if Application or Program is allowed to run in TS without being deployed

Kind of a long title for a blog post, but I could not come up with something shorter to describe the content of this blog post. The below script shows the status of the “Allow this Application / program to be installed from the Application / program install task sequence action without being deployed” setting.  

Additional Information SMS_Program Server WMI Class (ProgramFlags) Application.AutoInstall Property Application Members

Using AppLocker in Windows 7 video

Watch the Using AppLocker in Win7 video on TechNet where Paul Cooke gives an insight on what Applocker is, how it works and how to deploy it.

Some applications survive

Throughout my IT career i have seen many application development projects but most applications would not have survived more than 5 years until they got replaced by a new one. So I was quite pleased to find this success story about a software that is still being used by a company i once worked for and I was even one of the initial application architects of that application. Looks like this application made its Return On Read More …