[gptalk] Re: WMI Filter to query an AD attribute

  • From: jfvanmeter@xxxxxxxxxxx
  • To: gptalk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx, <gptalk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 29 Feb 2008 12:11:54 +0000

Thanks Darren, if I have any luck with the WMI AD provider, I'll post it up.

Take Care --John van Meter

 -------------- Original message ----------------------
From: "Darren Mar-Elia" <darren@xxxxxxxxxx>
> John-
> If the WMI filter is evaluating on a workstation processing the policy, then
> that probably won't work. I haven't used the AD provider that WMI provides
> so I can't answer this directly, but it seems to me that this would only
> work if the filter were being evaluated on a DC. Otherwise, the filter query
> would have to be able to query against the domain. Again, I haven't tried
> the WMI AD provider so it may be possible. 
> 
> Darren
> 
> -----Original Message-----
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> 
> Can I create a WMI filter that would that queries for a specific AD
> attribute and then apply a policy based on the results of the query?
>  
> 
> 
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