This script creates a status Management Information Format (MIF) file that can help give you flexibility in the status reporting of complex packages that you distribute with SMS.

To create status MIF files by using scripts, use the MIF Generation Object (ISMIFCOM32).

When using the MIF Generation Object, remember the following:

For more information, see the extending hardware inventory topic in the SMS 2003 SDK.



Set MIF=CreateObject("ISMIFCOM.InstallStatusMIF")
Mif.Create "MyScript", "MyCompany", "MyScript", "1.0", " ", " ", "Completed all phases", 1

Compiling the Code

  • Requires Windows 2000 Server SP2 or later.

  • Requires an SMS 2003 Site Server.

  • Requires ISMIFCOM.dll—Available from the SMS 2003 SDK.

  • Requires ISMIF32.dll—Available in the %Windir% directory of SMS site servers.