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How to install applications and windows to remote computers

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Hello Guys,
Do you know any programs that can install applications to remote computers without the users knowledge/interaction? And any way to deply windows to remote computers/clients from server?

Thanks for ur help.
Oct 4 '08 #1
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Try the logmein.com

very nice program and it is free & secure for some range for data exchange.

what is your operating system ??


Wassim S Daccache
Oct 4 '08 #2
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various options there depending on how much you want to spend !

Server 2003 includes RIS which can be used to install OS's when starting up from a PXE network boot

AD also can be used to push MSI installs but it is not very user friendly

Norton Ghost I believe do an enterprise product for remote OS installation sorry not a clue what it is called though

and for further ( sorry a bit MS centric here! ) Microsoft's SMS which can be used to install / remove software and do inventory of software and hardware.
Oct 4 '08 #3
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Thanks you guys!

I am using Windows 2003 Server Enterprise SP2. I can use XP SP2 as well.
Oct 5 '08 #4
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have a look at these the links, they provide some extra details on both methods sugested



Oct 5 '08 #5
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also see this link on Mark Minasai's forum which gives some more info, I had also forgotten that RIS is replaced with WDS in server 2003 sp2 -

Oct 5 '08 #6

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