Enterprise Software

7 Tips for Using System Information

4) Remote Connection

There may be situations where you will want to gather the type of data that System Information provides from other computers either for comparison or inventory. If so, you’ll want to use System Information’s Remote connection feature. To do so, just pull down the View menu and select the Remote Computer command or press [Ctrl]+R. Then, select the Remote Computer on the Network radio button, fill in the computer name, and click OK.

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