I have a manual label named SW_AppCntr, and i apply it manually to all workstations, to make the application/software blocker work, however i cant find out how to apply this manual label to all workstations automatically when new workstations checks in in inventory.
Any ideas ?

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If you want labels to be applied automatically, use a smart label. If you are distributing a third party application blocker and you really want it on all systems, you can set the managed install to deploy to all computers (there is a checkbox). Personally, having a label that applies to all computers in the inventory is redundant when most of the functions in KACE can be set to deploy or run on all computers.
Answered 01/04/2018 by: chucksteel
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Thanks for your quick reply, but..think you missunderstood.

I am using the "Mark not allowed" function in the K1000 in the software catalog.
That function are trigged to only those workstations where the manual label SW_AppCntr are applied.
This a a built.in solution on Kace K1000.

This problem is that i need to maintain the manual labels, like it says, manually.
Do you know that function ? Will the function work if i make a smartlabel with the same name ?

Answered 01/04/2018 by: Ace58
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  • I forgot about the label requirement for application blocking. Yes, you can use a smart label, I'm not sure why the documentation doesn't mention that, but labels are labels, a smart label just automatically applies them based on criteria. So, you just need to create a smart label that applies to all of your computers and you should be good to go. Remember that smart labels only get applied when machines check into the appliance.
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