Hardware and BIOS Information

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Hardware and BIOS Information

Description

With a dedicated Nexthink Act remote action, collect several pieces of information concerning Graphics Processing Unit (GPU), disk drives, RAM installed on the device, and BIOS version and date. Useful for determining the age of the endpoints, managing more effectively the lifecycle of devices and enriching the hardware inventory.

Platforms

  • Windows 7
  • Windows 10

License modules

  • Nexthink Act.

Compatibility

  • Nexthink V6.14 and later.

Script Get Hardware And BIOS Information

  • Version 2.0.0.0 - Major refactoring performed and disk type functionality added
  • Version 1.0.0.0 - Initial release

Script Description

Returns detailed information concerning the Graphics Processing Unit (GPU) and RAM installed on the device. Additionally, the script obtains the serial numbers and types of the installed disks, as well as the BIOS version and release date.

Execution context and suggested scheduling

Run the script manually as local system.

Parameters

None.

Outputs

ID Label Type Description
1 GPUName StringList Name of the graphics card installed on the device
2 GPUDriverVendor StringList Provider of the graphics card driver
3 GPUDriverVersion StringList Version of the graphics card driver
4 DiskSerialNumberAndType StringList For each installed disk drive, the number allocated by the manufacturer to identify the physical media and its type (HDD/SDD)
5 TotalRAMSlots Int Total number of memory slots available on the device
6 MaximumRAM Size Maximum total amount of RAM that can be installed on the device
7 UsedRAMSlots Int Number of memory slots currently used
8 InstalledRAM Size Amount of RAM currently installed
9 RAMBankCapacity StringList Capacity of each installed memory bank
10 RAMBankDeviceLocator StringList For each installed memory bank, label of the socket or circuit board that holds the memory
11 RAMBankFormFactor StringList For each installed memory bank, implementation form factor for the chip
12 RAMBankManufacturer StringList For each installed bank, name of the organization responsible for producing the physical element
13 RAMBankPartNumber StringList For each installed bank, part number assigned by the organization responsible for producing or manufacturing the physical element
14 RAMBankSerialNumber StringList For each installed bank, manufacturer-allocated number to identify the physical element
15 RAMBankSpeed StringList For each installed memory bank, speed of the physical memory, in nanoseconds
16 RAMBankVoltage StringList For each installed memory bank, configured voltage for this device, in millivolts
17 RAMBankTotalWidth StringList For each installed memory bank, total width, in bits, of the physical memory, including check or error correction bits
18 BIOSVersion String BIOS version installed on the device
19 BIOSDate String BIOS release date installed on the device

Further Information

Disk type functionality is only available for Windows 10 systems. When not possible to retrieve such information, 'Unknown' will be displayed.