• How to enable UEFI in VMWare Workstation

    LANDesk Management Suite 9.5 Provisioning now supports UEFI.   VMWare Workstation 8, 9, and 10 support booting to a UEFI environment.   What you need to do to enable UEFI in your VMWare machine?   Cr...
    LANDave
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  • Reboot if process is running?

    Hi all,   First off - I'm new to these forums and to LANDesk - so apologies if this is a stupid question posted in the wrong place!   I have been set a task where I need to scan several hundred machines an...
    Fazer87
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  • How to invoke a LANDesk MBSDK method using a HTTP POST including credentials

    I want to do an automatic MBSDK method. Therefore I need to include the username and the password in the HTTP request. Does anyone know what the format is how to do that?   I tried http://USERNAME:[email protected]
    Ewald_Harmsen
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  • How to determine BitLocker status and include the encryption information in the inventory?

    Description This document applies to LDMS 9.0. LDMS 9.5 does include BitLocker Information in the inventory.   Do you know if BitLocker is configured in your environment, and what its protection status is? And d...
    philipp.orak
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  • Process Monitor

    Process Monitor is a free tool from Windows Sysinternals, part of the Microsoft TechNet website. The tool monitors and displays in real-time all file system activity on a Microsoft Windows operating system. It combine...
    bthomas
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  • Queries stop working

    I have a workstation with the LANDesk Management console. I go to all queries and double click on a query to run the query. The query returns the data to the right side screen. After a few weeks, any/all queries stop ...
    rgrizzard
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  • SQL Script to attach to foreign database

    Sometimes you need to connect to a LDMS database from a foreign system.  This script will update that database for use in your core environment.  It only changes a few bits that you can't get to from a GUI. ...
    bthomas
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  • Things that you *SHOULD* and things that you *SHOULD NOT* do with/to your Core Server

    This article stems from various good and bad practices that LANDesk support runs into - the intention here is to warn and inform our users of good as well as bad behaviours.  This is a living document and will li...
    bthomas
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  • Free recording tool to help with troubleshooting

    There are situations where you need to record the activity on your screen to assist support.  The Tool from camstudio is free of charge to use and can be download via this link   http://www.camstudio.org/Ca...
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  • Customised wallpaper to display PC config like IP, ServiceDesk Version, etc

    GREAT TIPS FOR MACHINE your Server to display on a dynamic wallaper info such as; Service Desk version, ip, hostname, doamin, etc.   You can  display on your desktop most of your PC configuration (i.e.: com...
    jplung
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  • How to browse Software License Monitoring data on the device

    Softmon.exe is responsible for monitoring every executable that is launched and logs in the registry the last date that the software has been launched and other useful date. The information is stored client side, und...
    Stocktrader
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  • LD_ClientData - LANDesk Agent Log Gathering Utility

    This utility was written to create an easy way to gather all relevant LANDesk and Microsoft information to assist in troubleshooting client issues with LANDesk.   The AutoIt script does the following:   LA...
    cknott
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  • How to invoke a LANDesk MBSDK method using a HTTP POST

    DESCRIPTION  The LANDesk MBSDK has many methods that normally are invoked through an application (Service Consumer) that generally sends a SOAP message to them. These methods are generally invokable even using ...
    Stocktrader
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  • How to sign a PowerShell script

    INTRODUCTION  The old times of batches and VbScript files that everyone can run seems to be gone. Microsoft is putting more and more attention on the security and now with Microsoft PowerShell we have the abil...
    Stocktrader
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  • How to list and stop all the services of the LANDesk Core Server using Windows PowerShell

    If Windows PowerShell is installed on the core is possible to use these commands to list and stop all the LANDesk and Intel services: To list them: Get-Service -displayname ("LANDe* Intel*".split()) | Format-Table ...
    Stocktrader
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  • How to obtain all the Windows events log entries generated by Landesk during the current day using PowerShell

    INTRODUCTION  Sometimes for debugging purposes we need to obtain the events logged in the Windows Event Log generated by LANDesk. Obviously the Windows Event Log is not only used by LANDesk and if we want to ex...
    Stocktrader
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  • How to build a custom report to report against custom security groups?

    You have several custom vulnerability groups that your devices run security scans against. You want to be able to a report and see what patches are in that security group. Attached is a simple report that will list al...
    philipp.orak
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  • How to build a custom report that will list all of your tasks and run the report against the selected task?

    There is a built in report in LDMS 9.0 SP3 (in prior) that you can run against your tasks and report on the status of your devices in those tasks. This report is called "Software distribution delivery status by task" ...
    philipp.orak
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  • How to download a file through a detection or remediation script in a custom vulnerability

    INTRODUCTION  The usage of VBScript in the detection and remediation section of a custom vulnerability add a lot of versatility to the vulnerability detection and remediation features of LANDesk enabling the use...
    Stocktrader
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  • How to deploy JAVA jre1.6.0_31-windows-i586.msi

    You can obtain the .msi file for the JRE installer by installing the JRE offline Windows installer. I used WindowsXP machine for this step. After installation, the .msi file, jre1.6.0_31.msi, will be available in the...
    Stocktrader
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