Recast Console Tools on Collection

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Options in the Console Tools on Collections allow administrators to perform actions that are not accessible from within the console. Administrators can ping a device, access group policy updates and restart or shutdown systems without having to navigate outside of the Recast menu. The System Information interface displays general information about device collections including installed software and updates, drivers, user profiles and collections. Tool listed in bold are only available with Recast RCT Enterprise.

Group Policy Update

Forces a Group Policy update. This could include either computer policy, user policy or both. If you choose user policy, the user will temporarily see a command prompt.

Ping Collection

Sends an ICMP Echo request.

Run PowerShell Script

Runs a PowerShell script from the Recast PowerShell script repository. This tool is only available with Recast RCT Enterprise.

System Information

Wake On LAN/Schedule Wake On LAN

Schedule Wake On LAN is only available with Recast RCT Enterprise.

Cancel Pending Restart or Shutdown

Schedule Restart or Shutdown

Restart System(s)

Shutdown System(s)

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