Right Click Tools
Right Click Tools Client: Community Tools
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This Post covers the automated deployment of the Recast Right Click tools Community version. Using the Script provided, and leveraging the ConfigMgr App Model, you’ll be able to:
- Install the Recast Right Click Tools MSI
- Copy 3rd Party Tools (PsExec / Explorer++) locally
- Copy a Pre-Created configuration.xml file into each profile
- Modify a current configuration.xml file in each profile
- Log install process
Completed Source Folder:
Creating the configuration.xml file for your source.
Install the Recast Right Click Tools on one machine, and open the configuration tool:
Configure all the settings you want as your default settings, then copy it to your source file.
You can grab the script HERE & and the Logo below:
Now that you have your Source Files, lets create the Application
Fill in the Name and as much / little info as you want
The Icon is available in the download link above.
Use the Script Installer
Install: Powershell.exe -ExecutionPolicy ByPass -File “Install_RecastRCT.ps1”
Uninstall: msiexec /x RecastRCT_FILENAME.MSI /qn (You could script this as well)
Detection is the MSI… just browse for the MSI and it will populate for you
And now it’s Deployed and in Software Center:
When installing, you can monitor with the custom log file C:\programdata\Recast Software\RecastRCT_AppModel_Install.log
Now that you have an easy way to deploy the Right Click Tools along with managed settings, go out and use the tools. Check back soon for a post on Supersedence, a way to keep the tools updated on all your endpoints.