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What's new in PDQ Deploy 6

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Annalisa Williams|April 2, 2015
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New steps for packages

Access to all the different steps are now under a New Step button. You’ll also notice some new steps in PDQ Deploy 6.

  • Log Off Step: Log users off computers remotely. The log off step also allows you add a message to give your users a heads up before they are logged off.

  • Copy File Step: Use robocopy or xcopy in a command step no more. Using this step makes it simpler to copy files or folders to your users.

Performance improvements

  • Deployments with computers set to Wake-On-LAN will complete much faster: Computers set to WOL that are offline will be queued separately from already online computers. This frees up deployments to go out to already online computers. Once a WOL computer is available, it will then be deployed to.

  • Improved resolution for IP addresses: If you have laptops changing IP addresses in your environment, PDQ Deploy now checks multiple IP addresses returned by DNS until one returns as online.


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Annalisa Williams

Annalisa was an employee at PDQ.

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