Scripting Question

Custom Inventory Rule by running uploaded .ps1

04/20/2020 255 views


Is there any way to create a Custom Inventory Rule by running the specific uploaded file on it.

For example, I will create a test.ps1 to return an specific value and I want to store it on the Custom Inventory Rule.

 ShellCommandTextReturn"cmd /s /c powershell -file "$VARIABLE\test.ps1"

Is there any way to do that? 

Thanks for the Help.

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It is not possible to get the results directly into the CIR, since a CIR works differently.
Do the Following:
1. Upload the Powershell Script to the Software Item you created for it
2. Setup the CIR in the very same Software Item
3. Use a File Sync to get the Powershell Script into the systems: Distribution|File Syncronization
4. run a 

c:\program files (x86)\quest\kace\runkbot 6 0

followed by a 

c:\program files (x86)\quest\kace\KDeploy -custominventory

this will trigger the File Sync and only runs the CIR without a full Inventory (which is much faster) and you see the results directy.

Answered 04/20/2020 by: Nico_K
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