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#1 ·  Posted (edited)

My first playing outside of CIMv2, I dont know if you need to be a client of an SCCM for this namespace to be available.

#include<array.au3>

$wbemFlagReturnImmediately = 0x10
$wbemFlagForwardOnly = 0x20
$colItems = ""
$strComputer = "localhost"
$Output=""

$objWMIService = ObjGet("winmgmts:\\" & $strComputer & "\root\ccm\SoftwareMeteringAgent")
$colItems = $objWMIService.ExecQuery("SELECT * FROM CCM_RecentlyUsedApps", "WQL", _
                                          $wbemFlagReturnImmediately + $wbemFlagForwardOnly)

Global $Aout[0]

If IsObj($colItems) then
   For $objItem In $colItems

       If stringsplit($objItem.LastUserName , "\")[2] = @UserName Then continueloop

      _ArrayAdd($Aout , "FolderPath: " & $objItem.FolderPath)
      _ArrayAdd($Aout , "ProductName: " & $objItem.ProductName)
      _ArrayAdd($Aout , "LastUsedTime: " & WMIDateStringToDate($objItem.LastUsedTime))
      _ArrayAdd($Aout , "LastUserName: " & $objItem.LastUserName)
      _ArrayAdd($Aout , "")

      Next
Else
   Msgbox(0,"WMI Output","No WMI Objects Found for class: " & "CCM_RecentlyUsedApps" )
Endif

_ArrayDisplay($Aout)

Func WMIDateStringToDate($dtmDate)

    Return (StringMid($dtmDate, 5, 2) & "/" & _
    StringMid($dtmDate, 7, 2) & "/" & StringLeft($dtmDate, 4) _
    & " " & StringMid($dtmDate, 9, 2) & ":" & StringMid($dtmDate, 11, 2) & ":" & StringMid($dtmDate,13, 2))
EndFunc
Edited by boththose

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|(| / /\ \ |\ /| |__ __||| | | || .-' | |/ / \ \_/ )/
(_) / /__\ \ |(\ / | )| | | `-' | | `-. | | / __ \ (_)
| | | __ | (_)\/ | (_) | | .-. | | .-' | | \ |__| ) (
| | | | |)| | \ / | | | | | |)| | `--. | |) \ | |
`-' |_| (_) | |\/| | `-' /( (_)/( __.' |((_)-' /(_|
'-' '-' (__) (__) (_) (__)

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Out of curiosity, what version of SCCM do you have? I thought this would be a great addition (permission pending of course) to my SCCM UDF, but under 2012 R2 I do not see CCM_RecentlyUsedApps under namespace ccmSoftwareMeteringAgent. Are you by chance using 2007 still?


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Im just a win7 client, I should have totally clarified that the unknown was whether it was available to all Win7 machines, or something that came from from the agent.  I would love to believe its a 2012 R2 server, I can confirm tomorrow.


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|(| / /\ \ |\ /| |__ __||| | | || .-' | |/ / \ \_/ )/
(_) / /__\ \ |(\ / | )| | | `-' | | `-. | | / __ \ (_)
| | | __ | (_)\/ | (_) | | .-. | | .-' | | \ |__| ) (
| | | | |)| | \ / | | | | | |)| | `--. | |) \ | |
`-' |_| (_) | |\/| | `-' /( (_)/( __.' |((_)-' /(_|
'-' '-' (__) (__) (_) (__)

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yeah, it doesnt work on my home laptop either.  I will investigate the version of SCCM and of the agent installed on my box and report back, thanks for the feedback...

and i was been exploring ways to do this with your UDF late today, but didnt know the site codes to even connect.  Is there a way to retrieve those, or do I have to ask the admin nicely what those are?


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|(| / /\ \ |\ /| |__ __||| | | || .-' | |/ / \ \_/ )/
(_) / /__\ \ |(\ / | )| | | `-' | | `-. | | / __ \ (_)
| | | __ | (_)\/ | (_) | | .-. | | .-' | | \ |__| ) (
| | | | |)| | \ / | | | | | |)| | `--. | |) \ | |
`-' |_| (_) | |\/| | `-' /( (_)/( __.' |((_)-' /(_|
'-' '-' (__) (__) (_) (__)

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Microsoft System Center 2012 R2.   I believe that Software Metering must be enabled on SCCM for clients to begin populating this namespace with data, but I could be misunderstanding...

http://blogs.msdn.com/b/minfangl/archive/2011/04/29/step-by-step-on-how-to-use-software-metering.aspx


,-. .--. ________ .-. .-. ,---. ,-. .-. .-. .-.
|(| / /\ \ |\ /| |__ __||| | | || .-' | |/ / \ \_/ )/
(_) / /__\ \ |(\ / | )| | | `-' | | `-. | | / __ \ (_)
| | | __ | (_)\/ | (_) | | .-. | | .-' | | \ |__| ) (
| | | | |)| | \ / | | | | | |)| | `--. | |) \ | |
`-' |_| (_) | |\/| | `-' /( (_)/( __.' |((_)-' /(_|
'-' '-' (__) (__) (_) (__)

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#7 ·  Posted (edited)

To get the site info, go into Control Panel and launch Configuration Manager. You'll see the following on the General tab. The name of the server is what I have blocked out. Your site code is the P number (most of my customers leave it at P01).

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Edited by JLogan3o13

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I am back to playing in SCCM with the new Win 8.1 powershell, and this task just became easier:

#include<Array.au3>
#RequireAdmin

$iPid = run("powershell Get-CimInstance -Namespace root\cimv2\sms -ClassName CCM_RecentlyUsedApps" , "" , @SW_HIDE , 0x2)

$sOutput = ""

 While 1
        $sOutput &= StdoutRead($iPID)
        If @error Then
            ExitLoop
        EndIf
    WEnd

$aOutput = stringsplit($sOutput , @CR , 2)
_ArrayDisplay($aOutput)

 


,-. .--. ________ .-. .-. ,---. ,-. .-. .-. .-.
|(| / /\ \ |\ /| |__ __||| | | || .-' | |/ / \ \_/ )/
(_) / /__\ \ |(\ / | )| | | `-' | | `-. | | / __ \ (_)
| | | __ | (_)\/ | (_) | | .-. | | .-' | | \ |__| ) (
| | | | |)| | \ / | | | | | |)| | `--. | |) \ | |
`-' |_| (_) | |\/| | `-' /( (_)/( __.' |((_)-' /(_|
'-' '-' (__) (__) (_) (__)

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Yes, with R2 especially there are a lot more options in PS for both server-side tasks and endpoint management. I was thinking of rewriting the UDF, but it would basically just be a wrapper for the powershell commands at this point.


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I was thinking of rewriting the UDF, but it would basically just be a wrapper for the powershell commands at this point.

But it would be a super nice wrapper.   I am just familiarizing and further exploring.  Like some classes i receive a "not implemented" (e.g. Win32_PingStatus) but am having trouble figuring out if that issue is between PS versions or OS versions, and moreover, why if it is 'not implemented' is it advertised by the provider?  Larger question would be, if I am enumerating __NameSpace is there a way to determine the items that are returned, but not implemented?


,-. .--. ________ .-. .-. ,---. ,-. .-. .-. .-.
|(| / /\ \ |\ /| |__ __||| | | || .-' | |/ / \ \_/ )/
(_) / /__\ \ |(\ / | )| | | `-' | | `-. | | / __ \ (_)
| | | __ | (_)\/ | (_) | | .-. | | .-' | | \ |__| ) (
| | | | |)| | \ / | | | | | |)| | `--. | |) \ | |
`-' |_| (_) | |\/| | `-' /( (_)/( __.' |((_)-' /(_|
'-' '-' (__) (__) (_) (__)

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      _PrintMgr_SetDefaultPrinter
       
      And some examples :
      #Include "PrintMgr.au3" ; Remove a printer called "My old Lexmark printer" : _PrintMgr_RemovePrinter("My old Lexmark printer") ; Remove the driver called "Lexmark T640" : _PrintMgr_RemovePrinterDriver("Lexmark T640") ; Remove the TCP/IP printer port called "TCP/IP" _PrintMgr_RemoveTCPIPPrinterPort("MyOLDPrinterPort") ; Add a driver, called "Samsung ML-451x 501x Series", and driver inf file is ".\Samsung5010\sse2m.inf" _PrintMgr_AddPrinterDriver("Samsung ML-451x 501x Series", "Windows NT x86", @scriptDir & "\Samsung5010", @scriptDir & "\Samsung5010\sse2m.inf") ; Add a TCP/IP printer port, called "MyTCPIPPrinterPort", with IPAddress = 192.168.1.10 and Port = 9100 _PrintMgr_AddTCPIPPrinterPort("MyTCPIPPrinterPort", "192.168.1.10", 9100) ; Add a printer, give it the name "My Printer", use the driver called "Samsung ML-451x 501x Series" and the port called "MyTCPIPPrinterPort" _PrintMgr_AddPrinter("My Printer", "Samsung ML-451x 501x Series", "MyTCPIPPrinterPort") ; Set the printer called "My Printer" as default printer _PrintMgr_SetDefaultPrinter("My Printer") ; Connect to the shared printer "\\192.168.1.1\HPDeskjetColor") _PrintMgr_AddWindowsPrinterConnection("\\192.168.1.1\HPDeskjetColor") ; List all installed printers #Include <Array.au3> $aPrinterList = _PrintMgr_EnumPrinter() _ArrayDisplay($aPrinterList) ; List all printers configuration #Include <Array.au3> $aPrinterConfig = _PrintMgr_EnumPrinterConfiguration() _ArrayDisplay($aPrinterConfig) ; List all installed printer drivers #Include <Array.au3> $aDriverList = _EnumPrinterDriver() _ArrayDisplay($aDriverList) ; Retrieve the printer configuration for the printer called "Lexmark T640" #Include <Array.au3> $aPrinterConfig = _PrintMgr_EnumPrinterConfiguration("Lexmark T640") _ArrayDisplay($aPrinterConfig) ; Add a local printer port (for a file output) _AddLocalPrinterPort("c:\temp\output.pcl") ; Remove the local port _RemoveLocalPrinterPort("c:\temp\output.pcl") Download link :  PrintMgr.au3