You can connect to the WMI Query Daemon on the BVE, DGE or DGEx to manually send WMI get commands to test and troubleshoot WMI.
- Be on a BVE, DGE, or DGEx where the WMI Query Daemon Traverse component is installed or be on a machine that can access one of those machines mentioned previously.
To connect to the WMI Query Daemon using Telnet
If you have telnet installed on your Windows or Linux server:
telnet n.n.n.n 7667
where n.n.n.n is the IP address where the WMI Query Daemon is located. If you are already on the machine directly, you can use 127.0.0.1 or localhost.
To log into the WMI Query Daemon, the command is:
- 2 GET <wmi query>
(format: 2 get \\HOSTIP\Win32_LogicalDisk:FreeSpace:DeviceID="C:" DOMAIN\USER\PASSWORD)
Where \Win32_LogicalDisk:FreeSpace:DeviceID="C:" is the WMI Property of the Test in question
- 2 WALK <wmi query>
- 2 BROWSE <wmi query>
- 2 GETSTATS <reset | threads>
- 2 LOGLEVEL <trace | debug | info | warning| error | fatal>
- 2 LOGROTATE
- 2 QUERYTHREADS
- 2 TIMEOUT