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I received my "Welcome to KACE" license e-mail - What happens next? (111263)

You've recently purchased your KACE appliance, and you're ready to get things moving! We're ready to help- as part of the purchase of every new appliance, expert training is included. This JumpStart training program is designed ...

Product(s): KACE Systems Deployment Appliance, KACE Systems Management Appliance...
Last Updated On: 6/25/2018
(0 Ratings) 7538 views
How to setup Alternate Download Location in a Managed Installation (112253)

How to setup Alternate Download Location in a Managed Installation 1. On the specific Software Item, create a "dummy" empty file that is same name as the actual install zip file and attach it. For example: Office2007.zip 2. Go ...

Product(s): KACE Systems Management Appliance
Last Updated On: 6/21/2018
(2 Ratings) 11726 views
What is the message Limiting Closed Port RST response on the KACE SMA console? (112234)

Limiting Closed Port RST response message is showing on the KACE SMA console constantly. The KACE Appliance is getting more than 200 packets/sec on closed ports. 200 is a threshold built into BSD. You'll see it on the ...

Product(s): KACE Systems Management Appliance
Last Updated On: 6/21/2018
(1 Ratings) 8753 views
Error "Errno 8 Strong(er) authentication required" in the K1000 Log when trying to connect to LDAP Browser (186435)

When trying to connect to LDAP via LDAP Browser, clicking "Test" may not result in the ability to click "Next". Upon reviewing the K1000 Log under Settings | Logs | Choose K1000 Log from the drop-down, the following error may be displayed: ...

Product(s): K1000 Virtual Per Node, KACE Asset Management Appliance, KACE Systems...
Last Updated On: 6/20/2018
(0 Ratings) 2456 views
Performing Distributions Course 5: Scripting and Mac Profiles and Alerts Modules, Wake-on-LAN (WBT) (258628)

This is the fifth course in a series of implementation courses designed to instruct users on the essentials of deploying, configuring and administrating the KACE Systems Management Appliance (SMA) in their environment. The KACE SMA was formerly known as the K1000. ...

Product(s): KACE Systems Management Appliance, KACE as a Service
Last Updated On: 6/19/2018
(0 Ratings) 27 views
SMA: How locale settings are applied (258921)

How locale settings are applied Locale settings are applied in a particular order. When choosing the locale for text in the Command Line Console, Administrator Console, and User Console, the appliance uses the following priority: User: If the user locale is set, use it. ...

Product(s): KACE Systems Management Appliance
Last Updated On: 6/19/2018
(0 Ratings) 11 views
How to allow more time for a KACE script to run before it times out? (177093)

By default, a KACE Agent suspends a running process after 1 hour. This will cause a script to stop running if it continues on longer than this. Agent timeout settings can be adjusted to different values. KACE Agent Process Timeout ...

Product(s): KACE Systems Management Appliance, KACE as a Service
Last Updated On: 6/15/2018
(0 Ratings) 1658 views
Recommended Virtual Appliance Configuration for Scalability (196000)

The K1000 Virtual Appliance is configured, by default, to utilize 2 vCPUs and 4 GB of RAM (this is also the minimum system requirement for the K1000). However, this minimum specification is only designed for the average customer up to 1000 managed devices. ...

Product(s): K1000 Virtual Per Node, KACE Asset Management Appliance, KACE Systems...
Last Updated On: 6/14/2018
(3 Ratings) 7602 views
How to manually remove KACE Agent on all Operating Systems (114887)

This articles explains how to manually remove the K1000 agent from Windows, Linux and Mac operating systems. For 7.2 and below: Windows: Open an elevated command prompt and run: For a 64 bit system: "C:\Program ...

Product(s): KACE Asset Management Appliance, KACE Systems Management Appliance, KACE...
Last Updated On: 6/14/2018
(9 Ratings) 29589 views
Windows Agent Devices Inventory Not Updating When Online Due to Powershell (231590)

Windows Devices are showing online, however inventory is not updating unless inventory is forced from the agent device. Powershell is not starting properly on the system due to corrupt or missing .Net Framework install, which ...

Product(s): KACE Systems Management Appliance
Last Updated On: 6/13/2018
(0 Ratings) 65 views
How to Add a New Barcode Tag to an Asset Type (256647)

It is possible to add multiple barcode tags to a specific asset type on KACE. Through the KACE Go App a barcode may be scanned and assigned to one of the tags previously added to the asset type. This article illustrates how to achieve this. ...

Product(s): KACE Systems Management Appliance
Last Updated On: 6/13/2018
(0 Ratings) 4 views
How to Scan a Barcode with the KACE Go App Barcode Scanner (256649)

This article explains how to add and associate a barcode to an existing asset through the KACE Go App. Prerequisites: You should have a Barcode Tag available for the Asset Type for which you are looking to associate the barcode to. ...

Product(s): KACE Systems Management Appliance
Last Updated On: 6/13/2018
(0 Ratings) 5 views
How to upload larger files to associate to Software inventory on the KACE SMA (223888)

Cannot associate and upload a file greater than 2 GB on the KACE appliance under Software | Inventory. It is possible to upload large files, such as application files and backup files, to the KACE SMA by copying them to the Client Drop location on the appliance. ...

Product(s): KACE Systems Management Appliance
Last Updated On: 6/13/2018
(0 Ratings) 49 views
How to create a Custom Inventory Rule (223293)

This article explains how to create a simple custom inventory rule that gets the host value found on the agent amp.conf file. This is just an example and is meant to illustrate how a custom inventory rule is created and used. CODE ...

Product(s): KACE Systems Management Appliance
Last Updated On: 6/13/2018
(0 Ratings) 23 views
Device Smart Labels targeting software title and version return incorrect results (258578)

When creating a smart label to filter devices based on a software title and its version, incorrect results are returned. For example, you are looking for devices that have software ABC version 1.0, however you get devices that may also have version 2.0, 3.0, 4.0 of the application. ...

Product(s): KACE Systems Management Appliance
Last Updated On: 6/13/2018
(0 Ratings) 6 views
How to Sign Up for the KACE SMA 9.0 Beta Program (258074)

This article details the process for KACE Beta Program registration. Please read the entire article thoroughly, as the following must be sent to kace_beta@quest.com: Company-specific information requested; Explicit acceptance of the Quest Beta Agreement. ...

Product(s): KACE Systems Management Appliance, KACE as a Service
Last Updated On: 6/13/2018
(0 Ratings) 810 views
Email frozen or error messages in for emails in logs (112118)

Below is an example of when emails are frozen on the appliance: Example: [2013-09-03 11:01:07 -0400] KBOX [info] Helpdesk mail from unknown address: postmaster@domain.org [2013-09-03 11:01:07 -0400] KBOX [info ...

Product(s): KACE Systems Management Appliance
Last Updated On: 6/12/2018
(0 Ratings) 7194 views
Welcome to JumpStart for Systems Management Appliance (SMA) (153481)

Welcome to JumpStart on your KACE Systems Management Appliance (SMA). Training is part of a successful implementation, and was included with the purchase of your appliance. Training is meant to be started right after you purchase your appliance. ...

Product(s): KACE Systems Management Appliance, KACE as a Service
Last Updated On: 6/12/2018
(2 Ratings) 5824 views
Upgrading a KACE Systems Management Appliance that is Multiple Versions Behind (Upgrade Path 5.1 to 8.1) (155574)

Upgrading the KACE Systems Management Appliance multiple versions requires planning, as it is important to consider the agent versions in the environment before each appliance (server) upgrade. Each version of the KACE ...

Product(s): KACE Asset Management Appliance, KACE Systems Management Appliance, KACE...
Last Updated On: 6/11/2018
(6 Ratings) 23640 views
Wake on LAN Requirement Changes in Windows 8 and 10 (226568)

Wake on LAN will not function by default in a shutdown state on Windows operating systems later than Windows 7. The default power state configuration in Windows versions later than Windows 7 (including Windows 8 and 10) will not allow for proper functionality of Wake on ...

Product(s): KACE Systems Deployment Appliance, KACE Systems Management Appliance
Last Updated On: 6/8/2018
(0 Ratings) 1619 views
What items to check for when getting "HANDSHAKE error" during a scheduled patching job? (128241)

Handshake is the process when the agent is trying to download the necessary files used to start the patching process. The Handshake error is when the necessary files are not able to be downloaded to the client machine from the KACE SMA server. ...

Product(s): KACE Systems Management Appliance, KACE as a Service
Last Updated On: 6/8/2018
(4 Ratings) 12144 views
Unable to Run KaptureState for MacOS (257020)

When running ./mac_runme.sh to gather the kapturestate, users may encounter this error: MacBook-Pro:kapturestate-3.3.5 username$ ./mac_runme.sh. dyld: Library not loaded: /Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/3.6/Python. ...

Product(s): KACE Systems Management Appliance
Last Updated On: 6/8/2018
(0 Ratings) 74 views
How to determine the database ID of any item in the K1000 SMA (255125)

This article is to determine the database ID of any item within the K1000 SMA. Determine the database ID of any item within the K1000 SMA. Determine the the database ID of any item in the K1000 SMA. 1. Login into the admin ...

Product(s): KACE Systems Management Appliance
Last Updated On: 6/7/2018
(0 Ratings) 12 views
How to properly add K1000 DNS hostname (195361)

If there are no DNS entries for the K1000 Appliance in the DNS server, all these services will fail to function properly: Agent Inventory,; Patching,; Agent Provisioning,; Software Provisioning,; Scripts,; Manage Installations. Improper configuration of the K1000 System Appliance. ...

Product(s): KACE Systems Management Appliance
Last Updated On: 6/7/2018
(0 Ratings) 22 views
Managing Knowledge Base articles (254939)

Users can add, edit, duplicate, and delete Knowledge Base articles using the Administrator Console. Users can search for articles by keyword, and sort by article ID, Title, Category, Platform, or Importance in the User Console. ...

Product(s): KACE Systems Management Appliance
Last Updated On: 6/7/2018
(0 Ratings) 11 views