View Files Collected from a Client

Note    You must have Read and View Collected Files permissions for the Collection security object class or instance to view files that have been collected from clients in a collection.

  1.  Systems Management Server
       Lower levelSite Database
         Lower levelCollections

  2. Select the collection that contains the client.
  3. Right-click the name of the client whose collected files you want to view, click All Tasks, and then click Resource Explorer.
  4. In the left pane of the Resource Explorer window, click Software.
  5. Click CollectedFiles.
  6. The list of files collected from the client appears in the details pane.

  7. Right-click a file, point to All Tasks, and then click View File to view the file in Notepad.
  8. Right-click a file, select All Tasks, and then click Save to save that file outside of SMS for viewing in another application.

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