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Microsoft System Center Reporting Cookbook by Samuel Erskine, Dieter Gasser, Kurt Van Hoecke, Nasira Ismail

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Preparing the SCCM reporting environment for reporting

"I will do that later" and "I will remember" are two examples of how not to prepare and stay organized. The alternative is to "Just do it" when it comes to organizing your environment for reporting. This recipe will save you time, so just do it!

Getting ready

You must have access to a configured System Center Configuration environment that has the Reporting Service Point role successfully enabled. Additionally, the account you use must be a member of either the Configuration Manager Security Administrators or Full Administrator role.

You must plan to review Chapter 3, Unpacking System Center Report Building Tools, as a primer to this recipe.

You must also review and optionally perform the delegation ...

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