How to determine the Dell Service tag on a machine running AppAssure
You need to determine the Dell Service Tag on a machine running AppAssure (Core or Agent). For instance, you want to check the newest available drivers. You want to be able to do it quickly, without launching special software such as Dell Openmanage that may or may not be installed on that server.
Opan an elevated powershell console and run get-wmiobject -class win32_bios.
Results will look like:
SMBIOSBIOSVersion : 1.2.10
Manufacturer : Dell Inc.
Name : Default System BIOS
SerialNumber : BZLMD99
Version : DELL - 0
The serial number line shows the service tag number. For instance, in the example above it is BZLMD99,
Please note that you can run this version of the commandlet to get the service tag of a remote machine get-wmiobject -computername computername -class win32_bios, where "computername" is the name of the machine to query.