Autodesk License ManagementAutodesk Inventory Tool (English) Scan MethodsWhat mode of operation do you need to deploy Autodesk Inventory Tool (AIT)?

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What mode of operation do you need to deploy Autodesk Inventory Tool (AIT)?

How many PC's are in your environment?

You can use one of these methods

Depending on the complexity of your environment and where your users are located, you have one of these solutions to leverage.  

Step 1: Download AIT

Then

Option 1: USB Drive Method

Option 2: Zip file method

Option 3: Shared Folder Method

Do you have Active Directory

Where is your Active Directory?

What % of your workforce is remote?

Do you have a Virtual Private Network (VPN)

Are you using virtualization/Remote Access?

Do you have SCCM, PDQ, Other...

You can use one of these methods

Please follow these steps

Step 1: Download AIT

Step 2:  Configure Logon / Startup Script Scan Setup

Step 3: Setup Logon / Startup Script Scheduled Task to run during times when you know users are connected to VPN.  

For remote users not connected to VPN: Zip file method

Do you have SCCM, PDQ, Other...

Please follow these steps

Step 1: Download AIT

Step 2: Deploying with Microsoft System Center (SCCM)

Step 3: Scheduled Scan Setup

Step 4: For remote users not connected to VPN: Zip file method

Please follow these steps

Step 1: Download AIT

Step 2:  Configure Network Inventory via Logon Script

Step 3: Setup Logon / Startup Script Scheduled Task to run during times when you know users are connected to VPN.  

Step 4: For remote users not connected to VPN: Zip file method

Are you using virtualization/Remote Access?

Do you have SCCM, PDQ, Other...

Please follow these steps

Step 1: Download AIT

Step 2. Use the USB Drive Method or Zip file method for remote employees

Step 3. Use the Deploying with Microsoft System Center (SCCM) or Logon Method for on site employees

Please follow these steps

Step 1: Download AIT

Step 2:  Configure Network Inventory via Logon Script

Step 3: For remote users not connected to VPN use the Zip file method

Please follow these steps

Step 1: Download AIT

Step 2. Use the USB Drive Method or Zip file method for remote employees

Step 3. Use the Logon Script for on site employees

Do you have a Virtual Private Network (VPN)

Are you using virtualization/Remote Access?

Do you have SCCM, PDQ, Other...

You can use one of these methods

Step 1: Download AIT

then 

Option 1: Deploying with Microsoft System Center (SCCM)

Option 2: Network Inventory via Logon Script

Option 3: For remote employees not connected to VPN- Zip file method

Please follow these steps

Step 1: Download AIT

Step 2:  Configure Logon / Startup Script Scan Setup

Step 3: Setup Logon / Startup Script Scheduled Task to run during times when you know users are connected to VPN.  

Step 4: For remote employees not connected to VPN- Zip file method

Do you have SCCM, PDQ, Other...

Please follow these steps

Step 1: Download AIT

Step 2:  Configure Logon / Startup Script Scan Setup

Step 3: Setup Logon / Startup Script Scheduled Task to run during times when you know users are connected to VPN.  

Step 4: For remote employees not connected to VPN- Zip file method

Are you using virtualization/Remote Access?

Do you have SCCM, PDQ, Other...

You can use one of these methods

Step 1: Download AIT

Then

Option 1: Deploying with Microsoft System Center (SCCM)

Option 2: Network Inventory via Logon Script

Option 3: For remote employees not connected to VPN- Zip file method

Please follow these steps

Step 1: Download AIT

Then

Option 1: Configure Logon / Startup Script Scan Setup

Option 2: For remote employees not connected to VPN- Zip file method

You can use one of these methods

Depending on the complexity of your environment and where your users are located, you have one of these solutions to leverage.  

Step 1: Download AIT

Then

Option 1: Standalone Scan via USB Memory Stick

Option 2: Zip file method

Please use Logon Script Scan Setup for Azure Environments

Step 1: Download AIT

Step 2: Configure Logon / Startup Script Scan Setup

Step 3: Configure Storage Logon / Startup Script Scan Setup Azure Environments

Do you have a Virtual Private Network (VPN)?

Do you have SCCM, PDQ, Other...

Please deploy with Microsoft System Center (SCCM)

Please use one of these methods

Step 1: Download AIT

Then

Option 1: Shared Folder Method

Option 2: Zip Folder Method

You can use one of these methods

Step 1: Download AIT

Then

Option 1: USB Drive Method

Option 2: For remote employees not connected to VPN- Zip File Manual Scan Method