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Spiceworks – Enable Network Discovery and WMI

In order to allow Spiceworks to pull system information, you must make sure that Network Discovery is on, WMI is enabled, and Remote Administration is enabled. These commands are to be run on the client computer.

You can use the following 6 lines of cmd:

# Turn On Network Discovery:

# Enable Remote WMI:

# Turn on Remote Admin. Next line must be run if it can run, kept for redundancy. This is not a problem if the command doesn’t process:

After running these commands, Spiceworks should be able to audit the workstation.