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WMI filter to run GPO only on XP machines

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We are going to be putting out a computer based group policy that includes some settings. I would like to know what the WMI filter is that will only allow the GPO to run on windows XP machines.

I have found the following that will tailor the WMI for windows xp sp2 but I want it to reflect all versions of XP. I DO NOT want it to affect any servers.
SELECT Version FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version = "5.1.2600"

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Mike Kline earned 500 total points
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You could use
select * from Win32_OperatingSystem where Version like "5.1%"
That comes from here:
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc947846.aspx
You can also use build number.   Florian has some good examples here
http://www.frickelsoft.net/blog/?p=109
 
Thanks
Mike
 
 
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Great thanks.
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