[THIN] Re: OT: WMI - Installed Memory vs Available Memory

  • From: Greg Reese <gareese@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx" <thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 10 Feb 2012 06:27:11 -0600

Sydi can do it so there must be a way.



On Feb 10, 2012, at 3:48 AM, Steve Snyder <kwajalein@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

you wouldn't happen to know if there's a way to set/read the asset tag
field in a DELL BIOS would you? ;)

On Fri, Feb 10, 2012 at 8:52 AM, Jeremy Saunders <
jeremy@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> No probs. Also add the following two lines to the top of that code.****
>
> ** **
>
> Const wbemFlagReturnImmediately = &h10****
>
> Const wbemFlagForwardOnly = &h20****
>
> ** **
>
> ** **
>
> *From:* thin-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:thin-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] *On
> Behalf Of *Steve Snyder
> *Sent:* Friday, 10 February 2012 3:39 PM
> *To:* thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> *Subject:* [THIN] Re: OT: WMI - Installed Memory vs Available Memory****
>
> ** **
>
> Sweet!
>
> I saw the physicalMemory/Capacity but only got 2GB out of it so I assumed
> it was just the max size DIMM the system was capable of as my script editor
> just tells me "The total capacity of this physical memory, in bytes."
> Didn't realize it was per installed DIMM.
>
> Thanks!****
>
> On Fri, Feb 10, 2012 at 8:29 AM, Jeremy Saunders <
> jeremy@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:****
>
> Yep, that’s happened to me before, so I use Win32_PhysicalMemory to get
> the real number.****
>
>  ****
>
> strComputer = "."****
>
> Set objWMIService = GetObject("winmgmts:" &
> "{impersonationLevel=impersonate}!\\" & strComputer & "\root\cimv2")****
>
> Set colItems = objWMIService.ExecQuery("SELECT * FROM
> Win32_PhysicalMemory", "WQL", _****
>
>   wbemFlagReturnImmediately + wbemFlagForwardOnly)****
>
> intTotalPhysicalMemory = 0****
>
> For Each objItem In colItems****
>
>   intMemory = ((objItem.capacity) / 1024) / 1024****
>
>   intTotalPhysicalMemory = intTotalPhysicalMemory + intMemory****
>
> Next ****
>
> wscript.echo "Total Physical Memory Installed : " & intTotalPhysicalMemory
> & " Mb"****
>
>  ****
>
> Cheers,****
>
> Jeremy.****
>
>  ****
>
> *From:* thin-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:thin-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] *On
> Behalf Of *Steve Snyder
> *Sent:* Friday, 10 February 2012 3:05 PM
> *To:* thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> *Subject:* [THIN] OT: WMI - Installed Memory vs Available Memory****
>
>  ****
>
> Ok,
>
> Right-click on My Computer, select properties and look at the memory
> listed, probably something like 4.00GB. Now bring up taskman and on the
> Performance tab look at Physical Memory: Total. mine is 3324MB.
>
> What WMI string do I use to see the installed memory as listed on the
> system properties? Win32_ComputerSystem/TotalPhysicalMemory gives me the
> available physical memory as reported in taskman.****
>
> ** **
>

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