Updated: May 13, 2016
Applies To: System Center 2012 SP1 - Orchestrator, System Center 2012 - Orchestrator, System Center 2012 R2 Orchestrator
The Query WMI activity will send a WMI query to a system that you specify and return the results. This activity also can be used to check statistics on a remote server to create audit trails that can be reviewed later.
Before you configure the Query WMI activity, you need to determine the following:
The computer you are querying.
The WMI query statement you want to run.
Use the following information to configure the Query WMI activity.
|Computer||Type the name of the computer that you are running the WMI query against. You can also use the ellipsis (...) button to browse for the computer.|
|Namespace||Type the name of the WMI namespace that you want to query.|
|WMI query||Type the WMI query that will be used to query the Computer. For more information about Windows Management Instrumentation, see Windows Management Instrumentation (http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=221343).|
The following table lists the published data items.
|Computer where the WMI query is performed||The name of the computer where the WMI query was ran.|
|WMI Query||The WMI query that was sent to the computer.|
|WMI Query Result as a string||The result of the WMI query.|
|WMI Namespace||The WMI namespace that you queried.|