Starting a process on a remote machine using WMIC

Discussion in 'Scripting' started by John Morgan, Feb 11, 2004.

  1. John Morgan

    John Morgan Guest

    I have one problem starting a process remotely. It starts
    in a non-interactive state. I want it to start in the GUI
    of the remote machine.

    current syntax:
    /node:"machine name"
    process call create "app name"

    The app starts but is hidden from the GUI. (Can be seen in

    What syntax in required to start the app visible to the
    John Morgan, Feb 11, 2004
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  2. John Morgan

    Globule Guest

    You cannot work interact with the desktop (GUI) for
    security reasons (cf MSDN)
    Globule, Feb 11, 2004
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  3. Hi

    Win2k SP3 and up disallows remote interactive apps (just as WinXP has
    done from day 1). This is done for security reasons.
    Torgeir Bakken (MVP), Feb 11, 2004
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