Using Apple Remote Desktop to deploy the Monitoring Client

Follow

How can this article be improved?

Please sign in to leave a comment.

  • Avatar
    Watchman Monitoring Support

    We've designed the Watchman Client to be as administrator friendly as possible.

    Using the ClientGroup.txt file inside the installer pkg allows the mass installation of the client, and here are some tips you can use to gather information about installed clients:

     

    To reveal a given computer's identifier:

    defaults read /Library/MonitoringClient/ClientStatus WatchmanID  

    To reveal a given computer's ClientGroup:

    defaults read /Library/Watchman/Watchman ClientGroup