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Ping specific IP

hey everyone, I am wanting to ping a specific IP address that does not have an agent. I have set it as an IP Range and set a single IP. My question is where can I find the results of this specific scan that I setup?The scan looks like it is running, ...

gflure by Engaged Sweeper
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Hyper-v guest incorrect typed as Windows

hiI'm trying out Lansweeper on our network, and getting inconsistent results.A number of our hyper-v guests are correct marked at Asset type - Hyper-V guests.However others which are also hyper-v running the same OS are marked as Asset type - Windows...

Authenticate from CLI

I need to generate PDF copies of the reports generated on the report tab of an asset. By finding the AssetIDs of a 50 assets, I can manually create a list of urls similar to "". I ...

Software deployment initiated by user

Hi there,many of our users contact us for installing or upgrading their software, e.g. JRE or Acrobat Reader.Is there a way a user can initiate this deployment on his own? Something like:- user logs in to the webconsole- user gets an overview of ava...

MrCount by Engaged Sweeper III
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Asset Map Locations Overlapping

Is there a place I can either have these assets placed on a map auto adjust so they don't overlap and cut off the other assets or how can I go about doing this?

jah88 by Engaged Sweeper
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Strange asset naming for printers

On some of our Asset names for printers, it did not put the host name but instead put the model and ip address together. I cant seem to get it to change to the host name. I have provided an example below. I have also posted the DeviceTester.exe re...

jah88 by Engaged Sweeper
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All Server 2016 machines show as not current

I am not sure what changed, but they are all the same version (see attached pic)Any ideas as to why the report is not working right? I know it suppose to look at all servers and compare the build numbers and output those that are below the newest one...

Mikey_ by Engaged Sweeper III
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Bulk Rename Asset Name keeping begin of the name

Hello our Lansweeper reportet a lot of DNS redirected .. Errorfor example DNS redirected to WS202277 but expected computer ws202277.puknet.local ws202277.puknet.local ( \root\cimv2is ist possible to bulk rename all asset with .net....

Gilles by Engaged Sweeper
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Initial setup for testing

I am new to Lansweeper and would like to set up a test environment during our trial. When I first set it up and ran through the wizard, I including a range of IPs that included a single machine. Upon proceeding to the finished screen, it appeared t...