How to test the Installation of a Package or Script interactively as Local System

Version 9

    Verified Product Versions

    Endpoint Manager 9.6Endpoint Manager 2016.xEndpoint Manager 2017.x


    You need to test the installation of a software package under the Local System security context before deploying it with Ivanti EPM Software Distribution



    To run CMD by local SYSTEM account, you can use the following method:


    1. Run CMD as administrator and then type in the following command lines:
      sc create testsvc binpath= "cmd /K start" type= own type= interact
      sc start testsvc
    2. You will get a popup window from "Interactive Services Detection".
    3. Click View the message. Then you will receive a CMD prompt running as SYSTEM.