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WMI Filter for Windows XP SP3, and IE8

Posted on 2009-05-17
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Hello,
i need a WMI filler that will only be true if the client OS is Windows Xp SP3, and the IE 8 is not installed in the machine.

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To check WinXP and SP3 you can use:

select * from Win32_OperatingSystem where CSDversion = "Service Pack 3" and Caption = "Microsoft Windows XP Professional"
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Is there any way to use a WMI filter to apply the GPO only when the IE8 is not installed??
because i want to install IE8 for Windows XP clients using GPO only when IE8 is not installed.

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You should create a "multi-step" WMI statement to test for both conditions...
The 2nd half of the WMI filter would look like this (not tested):
select * from \\.root\CIMV2\Applications\MicrosoftIE\MicrosoftIE_Summary where Version < 8
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc758471(WS.10).aspx 
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