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Automation Manager System Automated Tasks (AM)

Those Automated Tasks designated as (AM) were created using the Automation Manager and are only supported from Agent 10.3.0 RC onwards.

 

Please note that adding a Automation Manager Automated Task to a pre-10.3.0 RC version of the Agent or a device without .NET 4.5.1 will return an error message.

 

Disable Firewall (AM)

Script Type: PowerShell

 

Disables the built-in Windows firewall

 

Does not require any Parameters.

 

Enable Firewall (AM)

Script Type: PowerShell

 

Enables the built-in Windows firewall

 

Does not require any Parameters.

 

Lock Workstation (AM)

Script Type: PowerShell

 

Activates the security lock on a workstation.

 

Does not require any Parameters.

 

Important: please note that this Automated Task is not compatible with Windows 7.

 

Lockdown Machine (AM)

Script Type: PowerShell

 

Locks down basic Windows Features on the target computer.

 

Does not require any Parameters.

 

Caution

 

The Lockdown Machine script deletes any mapped drives, clears Remote Desktop Client history, deletes temporary files, disables USB devices, disables wireless, disables CD-ROM, and removes all local profiles.

 

If the machine only has local profiles and no Active Directory users, then it may require a reboot with the install media to repair Windows and restore the local user(s).

 

 

 

Reset Firewall Settings (AM)

Script Type: PowerShell

 

Resets Windows Firewall settings to default

 

Does not require any Parameters.

 

Run Windows Defender Full Scan (AM)

Script Type: PowerShell

 

Runs a Windows Defender Full Scan.

 

Does not require any Parameters.

 

Run Windows Defender Quick Scan (AM)

Script Type: PowerShell

 

Runs a Windows Defender Quick Scan.

 

Does not require any Parameters.