Monday, November 26, 2012

How to get PC Manufacturer and Model with WMI

Need to get the Manufacturer and/or Model of a computer?

You can use the build in command WMIC.EXE for this.

Just type in:
WMIC.exe ComputerSystem Get Model, Manufacturer

To do it against a Remote system:
WMIC.exe /node:"ComputerNameORIpAddress" ComputerSystem Get Model, Manufacturer


You can of course get it from the GUI as well, then you just use "System Information"

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