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The purpose of this document is to help Network Administrators deploy the CurrentWare client to workstations on their Windows Active Directory Domain.
This procedure is targeted to Network Administrators familiar with deploying software through Group Policies in an Active Directory environment.Download CurrentWare Client Setup File
Orca is used to modify the content of a .msi file.
Use Orca to modify the configuration settings of the cwClientSetup.msi (CurrentWare Client setup file).
Orca Download link: http://www.softpedia.com/get/Authoring-tools/Setup-creators/Orca.shtml
After installing Orca on your machine, you will be able to right click on any MSI package and open it in Orca.
The modification of the CurrentWare Client MSI for your network:
-p Admin -ds MyCWServer -rp Admin -sp Admin
Note: Change the MyCWServer value to the computer name of the CurrentWare Server.
Create a share folder on your network for the CurrentWare Client MSI file (\\yourserver\cwsoftware), this will serve as the location of where you can store your CurrentWare Client MSI file.
Put the installation file (.msi file) into a folder, and share the folder on your network, make sure “everyone” has the read permission of that folder
Edit the BC Install GPO as follows:
By default, computer Group Policy is updated in the background every 90 minutes, with a random offset of 0 to 30 minutes.
If you want the group policy to run immediately, follow the steps below on the Client computer.
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