Monthly Archives: October 2014

Where is a collection included in ?

It’s time for my first public blog post. What should it be about ??
It will be about collections in ConfigMgr 2012.
I got a question from a customer: How can I find out which other collections this collection is used in ?
It’s very easy to see if there is collections included by looking in the Referenced Collections. Open every collection to see the name is time consuming. A script is needed :)

IncludedCollections

After some research I find this blog.
http://blog.coretech.dk/kaj/csv-report-get-configmgr-collection-excluded-or-included-collection-rules/

But I wanted to have it a little bit different. PowerShell is not my strongest skill, but I have a college (Simon Wåhlin) who is VERY skilled. He gladly helped me and the result is the following:

Here is a video recording from running the script:

Have a nice day
Johnny