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LANDesk Query Builder

February 17th, 2011 1 comment

LDMSQB is a small utility (written in AutoitScript) that takes a text file of either computer/machine or user/logon names and creates a LANDesk query.

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Jack Coates’ server BKM doc

September 23rd, 2010 1 comment

The man, the myth, the legend gives his thoughts on how to build a LANDesk 8.8 server

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Wipe a Disk through the Management Gateway

September 20th, 2010 No comments

How to initiate OS Deployment virtual boot via policy

On-Demand RC with HTTPS

September 20th, 2010 No comments

Use HTTPS to secure the on-demand web page and stop forwarding port 80 to your gateway

Package for Mac local users and groups and security extensions

September 16th, 2010 No comments

This is a .pkg file to install these two scripts. There is a postinstall script which will add commands to ldcron for running the scripts every four hours.

How to find machines not in a static group

September 16th, 2010 No comments

How to find machines that are in all devices, but not in a static group. Leverages Corrie’s “Automatically Update Device Groups” on this site, but is used to get machines that aren’t able to be grouped together via a query grouped.

How to make device groups update automatically

September 16th, 2010 2 comments

The device groups that can be created in LANDesk can only be updated manually. This is a workaround to update those groups automatically using SQL.

Quick and dirty – Machine SID into Inventory

September 16th, 2010 No comments

Use Sysinternals’ PSGETSID and a batch file to insert Machine SID into registry.

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Debug failing scan inserts

September 16th, 2010 No comments

How to figure out why a scan isn’t inserting

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Extending Inventory with Unmodeled Data (Free AD Groups)

September 16th, 2010 No comments

This will teach you how to extend LANDesk’s inventory scanner, by allowing you to execute other scripts and exes, and then sending that additional information up to the LANDesk inventory database as one communication.

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