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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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Deployment ended: Incorrect function on Java update

I have repeated failure on scheduled deployments on my java updates since I started using Lansweeper at my company. It usually takes almost 2 weeks for the deployments to succeed on all clients. My question is why do I get the dreaded "Deployment e...

JoshD by Engaged Sweeper
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We have deployed LSAgent and it did work initially. We now have the laptops roaming but they fail to check in.The INI file has the external web address for the server. This is reachable from both in and outside.When I check the log file, i can see th...

Deployment of Updates/Anti Virus

So we are running an enterprise network using laptops, desktop and kiosks monitored by lansweeper.. i have successfully used lansweeper to deploy ie11 updates on all devices.. now we are noticing quite a few of our machines have windows updates turne...

ryanb898 by Engaged Sweeper
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Default Domain For AD Authentication

How do you go about changing the default domain Lansweeper uses to check for Active Directory authentication?Example below. We want to replace our current domain with a new one on this screen. To be clear we have AD auth already working, just need to...

tcilmo by Engaged Sweeper II
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Resolved! Lansweeper deployment accidentally deployed

Hello,Today, we had an incident where a deployment was accidentally deployed on a couple of servers, causing them to shutdown (among other things). Is there any way to deny deployments on servers while maintaining the ability to scan them?

Alexandru by Engaged Sweeper II
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Import information to 'used by' field

We have a mature Lansweeper install and wish to introduce user/asset relation information from aging spreadsheets. Is there an easy way to do this for assets that already exist?

dshu by Engaged Sweeper III
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Resolved! Active Directory Report showing deleted AD Users

Hi all,I built a report to get all users in a certain OU. Somehow Lansweeper shows users in that report that have been deleted months ago - while Lansweeper was set up just weeks ago.Also, these users are not in the AD recycle bin anymore. I would li...

MF_IT by Engaged Sweeper
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Lansweeper self alerting ?

HelloIs there a way (simple or built-in?) to receive alerts when lansweeper components are failing. For example when a scan server is not communicating any more ?ThanksChristophe

clepron by Engaged Sweeper
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