Use the Hardware Inventory tab of the Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007 Mobile Device Client Agent properties dialog box to enable and configure hardware inventory on device clients.

This tab contains the following elements:

Enable hardware inventory on Device Clients

Enables hardware inventory for all mobile device clients belonging to the site. When you select this check box, hardware inventory is enabled on the mobile device and runs according to the schedule specified.
Hardware inventory schedule

Runs the hardware inventory at a single, specific interval.
Run every:

Specifies the number and type of time units (minutes, hours, days, weeks, months) in the schedule. You can specify 1 to 59 minutes, 1 to 23 hours, 1 to 30 days, 1 to 4 weeks, or 1 to 12 months. By default, this interval is set to 1 day.

Saves the changes and exits the dialog box.

Exits the dialog box without saving any changes.

Saves the changes and remains in the dialog box.
Certificate expiration dates that fall beyond 2038 are rejected and left blank by the hardware inventory.
Setting Run every to frequently report inventory may effect mobile device performance.

Collected Hardware Inventory

The following data are collected:

  • Phone Identification

  • Phone Number

  • Owner Information:

    • Owner Name

    • Owner Telephone

    • Owner E-mail

    • Owner Notes

  • User Information:

    • User Name

    • User Locale

  • Certificate Information:

    • Enrolled Certificate Hash Code

    • Enrolled Certificate Subject Name

    • Enrolled Certificate Expiration Date

    • Registered Certificate Hash Code

    • Registered Certificate Subject Name

    • Registered Certificate Expiration Date

  • System Default Locale

  • IMEI Number

  • Device power (battery status)

  • Device computer system

  • Device display

  • Device file system

  • Device memory

  • Device network

  • Device operating system

  • System

  • Workstation status

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