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Linux Patch Management for Automate, formerly LabTech

On February 16, 2017, in Projects, by Cubert aka (Cube Dweller)

In most MSPs, Linux is a small if any footprint in their overall service offerings and this is reflected in the support given to these systems within the RMM tools they use.  MSPs often pass on managing Linux agents as the RMM tool they have available to them does not lend itself to managing Linux patching and updates.

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Office365 for Labtech Plugin special offer for MSPs

On February 8, 2017, in Raves, by Cubert aka (Cube Dweller)

Access Office 365 for all your clients in a single pane of glass from inside LabTech in just a click with the all new Office 365 For LabTech plugin from the guys over at Plugins4Labtech (P4L). We here at P4L want to give all MSPs a chance to experience how having Office 365 at the techs’ fingertips can save time and… Continue reading

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VMWare ESXi 6.5 CIM Data Disabled by Default

On February 6, 2017, in How-to, by Cubert aka (Cube Dweller)

I was recently tasked with an issue where our CIM probe was failing during CIM requests to new VMWare ESXi 6.5 servers we deployed. We were getting connection rejected failures from our probes which resulted in no valuable data being returned. We started following the breadcrumbs which lead us back to the ESXi host. We opened the UI and checked the health monitor in the UI and found it was… Continue reading

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New premium Office 365 for LabTech plugin

On January 9, 2017, in Projects, Scripting, by Cubert aka (Cube Dweller)

 

Plugins4Labtech (P4L) has reached a milestone with our Office 365 for LabTech plugin. After years of development, accolades from LabTech and managed service providers (MSPs) across the globe, we are finally ready to promote our Office 365 for LabTech plugin on www.plugins4labtech.com.

P4L is moving the Office 365 for LabTech plugin out of the development/beta phase (free)… Continue reading

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Stalled Agents Detector For Labtech Automate

On December 9, 2016, in Projects, by Cubert aka (Cube Dweller)

 

Sometimes you have a number of machines where the LT agent gets stuck in an “executing” state. When this happens the only thing the machine will do is check in to the LT server. Solution is a reboot or restart of the LT service. Stalled Agents plugin helps identify and allows you to repair these agents when this happens.

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Converting DirSync User to a Cloud user in 365

I’m not sure if anyone has run into this problem before, so I figured I would share a quick fix that I found to take care of this problem. The easiest process that I have found to accomplish this without having the user be deleted each time dirsync runs is the following:

  • On a domain controller in the environment, move
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VMWare ESX Hardware Health monitor for Labtech

On August 22, 2016, in Projects, Raves, Scripting, by Cubert aka (Cube Dweller)

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Plugins4LabTech has created a new plugin that will monitor the CIM data announced by the hardware running VMWare ESX software. We can report on any hardware that follows CIM standards and makes it’s hardware statuses known to VMWare. This simple to use plugin deploys in just minutes and can be setup by anyone with little or no  knowledge of LabTech… Continue reading

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CCleaner for Labtech As A Security Tool

On August 5, 2016, in Raves, by Cubert aka (Cube Dweller)

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The recent announcement that LabTech Software is managing the the sale of CCleaner for Business licensing and  providing free of charge the popular CCleaner for LabTech plugin developed by the Plugins4LabTech team is huge for the LabTech community. Every MSP knows the benefits of using CCleaner to maintain disk space and reduce junk on client PCs but most are unaware of… Continue reading

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Magma for LabTech – Get your graph on!

On July 6, 2016, in Projects, Scripting, by Cubert aka (Cube Dweller)

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Magma, a Monitoring And Graphing Management Archive is a very versatile platform to monitor just about anything you can come up with. If you can get a message or a counter from the device you should be able to monitor and graph that device in LabTech using Magma for LabTech.

Magma for LabTech integrates directly into… Continue reading

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