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Plugin Of The Month - Backup Windows For LabTech

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Plugin Of The Month - Backup Windows For LabTech

Backup Windows for LabTech is January 2018's Plugin of the month We chose Backup Windows for this recognition because of the value it brings to small and medium MSPs that need to provide a cost effective solution for managing Windows Backups processes across their client infrastructures.   Backup Windows plugin mass manages the native Microsoft Server Backup application available on any Windows OS across the MSP.  We do this through the Windows command WBAdmin.exe and  PowerShell scripting.  Backup Windows plugin mirrors the functionality of the OS the plugin is managing and supports the features WBAdmin provides for that OS. Plugins4LabTech adds extra functionality to include the ability offsite...

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Chocolatey For Automate Beta Gets Extended

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Chocolatey For Automate Beta Gets Extended

Great News, Chocolatey For ConnectWise Automate was due to end beta testing in October but due to Hurricane Irma and the Plugins4Automate's offices being flooded out means we must extend the beta. Our loss is your gain, for the rest of 2017 get great application management at no cost to you. Come take a test drive of the Chocolatey Software Management Automation plugin for ConnectWise Automate. Chocolatey is the package manager for Windows and the only sane way to manage software on Windows!  Visit Chocolatey For ConnectWise Automate for more information.

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Patch Remedy Gets Busy With Windows 10 Updates On ConnectWise Automate

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Patch Remedy Gets Busy With Windows 10 Updates On ConnectWise Automate

Get Patch Remedy Build 1.0.3.80 Plugins4Automate is releasing Patch Remedy 1.0.3.80. What's new in Patch Remedy 1.0.3.80? A whole lot of Windows 10 update changes have been made in this build. Windows 10 has been a little unique in how it's updates are managed. We have several different Windows 10 versions and many build numbers for each version that all need to be considered during automated updates.   Windows 10 / 2016 Automated Updates New in Patch Remedy for build 1.0.3.80 is Windows to updates. Patch Remedy will poll each Windows agent prior to the update process to determine the...

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Plugin of the Month - Expiry Password Expiration Notifier For ConnectWise Automate

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Plugin of the Month - Expiry Password Expiration Notifier For ConnectWise Automate

Expiry Password Expiration Notifier For ConnectWise Automate in our opinion is truly an undervalued plugin and for this reason we make it our July 2017 Plugin of the Month.  A short story While I was at a recent Automation Trade Show in Orlando I had a engineer of a small MSP, maybe 500 agents or so that was just dreading his Mondays. He was so happy to be away from the office at the trade show but just knew the calls were coming in back at the office and the ticket queues were starting to fill. I inquired as to why...

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Patch Remedy Pushes KB4025337 To Windows 7 and 2008 R2

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Patch Remedy Pushes KB4025337 To Windows 7 and 2008 R2

Plugins4Automate released build 1.0.3.78 of Patch Remedy today adding several updates and fixes along with the latest security releases for Windows 7 and Windows 2008 R2 (KB4025337). The security update includes quality improvements but no new operating system features are being introduced in this update. Key changes include: Security updates to Microsoft Graphics Component Windows Search, Windows kernel-mode drivers Windows Virtualization, Windows Server Windows Storage and File Systems Datacenter Networking Windows shell ASP.NET Microsoft PowerShell Windows kernel Microsoft NTFS Once the security updates are applied you can manage settings that will control issues pertaining to CVE-2017-8563, administrators need to set registry key...

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