Client Installation on Microsoft Windows endpoints
The deviceTRUST Client can be downloaded from the deviceTRUST website or taken from the downloaded binaries. The installation of the deviceTRUST Client requires one-time administrative privileges of the user installing the deviceTRUST Client.
The deviceTRUST Client for unmanaged Microsoft Windows endpoints supports an auto-update functionality. If a newer deviceTRUST Client is available, the administrator of the End-User Computing environment can enforce a transparent update installation of the local deviceTRUST Client.
- When using Microsoft RDP or VMware Horizon, when installing with custom credentials the user must logoff from their session before the installation is effective.
deviceTRUST DEVICE_* Properties
With the deviceTRUST Client installed on the remote device, additional DEVICE_* properties of the remote device and user are available in addition to the HOST_* properties in the users’ virtual session as registry values under HKCU, as environment variables and through a command line utility:
Client Installation Command Line Options
The following command line options are available to the deviceTRUST Client installer:
DTCLIENT-RELEASE-X.X.X.EXE /INSTALL|REPAIR|UNINSTALL- Installs, repairs or uninstalls the deviceTRUST Client.
DTCLIENT-RELEASE-X.X.X.EXE /PASSIVE|QUIET- Passive displays a minimal user interface with no prompts for input. Quiet displays no user interface.
DTCLIENT-RELEASE-X.X.X.EXE /NORESTART- Surpresses any attempt to restart the local endpoint.
DTCLIENT-RELEASE-X.X.X.EXE /LOG <log.txt>- Logs to a specific file. By default, logs are created within %TEMP%.
- One or more of the above options can be combined.
- Installation path: %PROGRAMFILES%\DEVICETRUST\CLIENT
- The deviceTRUST Client installer installs both the 32-bit and 64-bit deviceTRUST Client components depending on the Windows operating system platform.
The deviceTRUST Client installer can be installed unattended from the command line interface with the following options:
|dtclient-release-x.x.x.exe||An unattended installation can be achieved with the following parameters: