A video has been created showing how to use the Management Gateway Appliance to help recover data from a stolen piece of hardware, such as a laptop, as well as use LANDesk to gather data that can help in the recovery of the hardware itself.
The video can be found here:
The following links provide information about various topics used to create the video:
Policy Based Distribution Tasks
Policy Tasks Through The Gateway (Fix to a common error)
Best Known Methods - Management Gateway
Create Local Scheduler Tasks at the Command line
Remote Control settings in the RegistrySettings are located at HKLM\Software\Intel\LANDesk\WUSER32
Get Custom Information from Registry into Inventory
FREE Fully Functional VMWare Trial Version of the Management Gateway
The vbscript that was used in the video can be downloaded here
The attached batch file was used in the video. Note that you need to change the core server name to match your core server in the appropriate spots.
The attached VBS file was created to handle 32bit and 64bit systems. Same process, just create a Script Package instead of a Batch Package. Note, you'll need to change the core server name to match your core server in the appropriate spots.