Desktop Central now Manage WAN Desktops

In the new release (SP2) of Desktop Central, support for managing desktops in WAN is added. With this release enterprises can easily manage their branch offices at different locations and Roaming Users like Sales or Marketing people desktops. Please read

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WMI Troubleshooting Guide for Desktop Central

Simple Hand book for WMI Troubleshooting.

Here is a quick troubleshooting guide or tips, whatever you call it, on WMI issues. Thanks to Kings for putting all the relevant details together as a single document. These are the errors you

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Microsoft Security Advisory on MS Office Word

MS Investigation on Vulnerability in MS word which could allow Remote Code Execution.

Here is a security advisory on MS word. Microsoft says it is still investigating the issue. Please check the alert and report in case you feel you

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End of Sale for Windows XP announced

I found this interesting letter from Bill Veghte, senior vice president of Microsoft Corporation, regarding the End of Sale of Windows XP.

Today, more than 1 billion personal computers around the world run Windows. Over the years, Windows has been

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Windows XP Alert – SP3 includes vulnerable Flash Player

Here is another XP SP3 vulnerability alert.  I just read the information from Donna’s Security Flash.

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Microsoft’s Windows XP Service Pack 3 (SP3) ships with an out-of-date version of Adobe’s Flash Player that’s vulnerable to recently-spotted attacks, according to

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Scriptomaniac with Desktop Central – Agent reporter script

Hi Folks

In continuation to our scriptomaniac series, here is a script which is used for making the agent to report to the new DC server. Again, widely used by evaluator/customers.

The user would be testing Desktop Central with minimum

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Desktop Central announcement to upgrade to build 60118

Hi Folks

Please find the latest hotfix available for Desktop Central 6.

Desktop Central Hotfix build : 60118

After the upgrade, you should see the server build number as 60118, and the agent version as 6.1.13. (so, wait for the

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Scriptomaniac with Desktop Central – segregate Ping (Un)Reachable computers

Interacting with customers, witnessing their petty practical needs and addressing them with simple scripts is a routine in any Technical Support guys day to day life. The scripts may sometime fall out of the scope of your support, however you …

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Install XP SP3 through Desktop Central

Hi Folks

Now you can install the Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 3 installation through Desktop Central. DC has started supporting the XP SP3 through the patch management module.

Immediately after the availability of XP SP3 Network Installation download, the …

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