WMI scripting template that runs the script against the computer whose name was included as a command-line argument. To run this script, type the name of the script followed by the name of the computer you want the script to run against. For example: my_script.vbs atl-ws-01.

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If Wscript.Arguments.Count = 0 Then
    Wscript.Echo "You must enter the computer name when starting this script."
    Wscript.Quit
End If

strComputer = Wscript.Arguments.Item(0)

' =====================================================================
' Insert your code here
' =====================================================================

Set objWMIService = GetObject _
    ("winmgmts:\\" & strComputer & "\root\cimv2")
Set colItems = objWMIService.ExecQuery _
    ("Select * From Win32_OperatingSystem")
For Each objItem in ColItems
    Wscript.Echo strComputer & ": " & objItem.Caption
Next

' =====================================================================
' End
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