Integrating with SCCM

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Integrating with SCCM

Overview

Export lists of devices or users from the results of investigations in Nexthink to new or existing collections in SCCM. From the System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Console, launch predefined investigations on users or devices in the Finder.

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Download from here the installer for the Nexthink integration with SCCM. Note that you must have purchased the Integration toolkit module to download the installer.

Console extensions

Once you have installed the Nexthink integration with SCCM, find the Nexthink button at the Home tab of the SCCM console. When viewing users or devices in the SCCM console, press the Nexthink button and launch one of the predefined actions on the selected users or devices. The Finder executes an investigation or displays the device or the user view, depending on the chosen action.

The Nexthink button is also accessible from the context menu that pops up when you right-click a selection of users or devices.

The bridge

After executing an investigation in the Finder that returns a list of users or devices, select one or more of the returned items and right-click on them to bring up a context menu. In the context menu, select Custom actions > Export to SCCM... to export the selected items as a new or existing collection to SCCM.