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How to install a Patch Manager Agent using a remote task

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Updated: November 9, 2017


This article describes how to install a Patch Manager agent using a remote task.


  • Patch Manager 2.0 and later


  1. Log in to Patch Manager as an administrator.
  2. In the navigation menu, expand Enterprise > Agents and select Approved. 
  3. In the Approved pane, click Deploy Client Components. 
  4. Select Install or Repair Client Components, and click Next. 
  5. Select the Install the Patch Manager Agent checkbox and click Next. 
  6. Select Install using Remote Install Service, and click Next.
  7. Select the appropriate groups or computers for deployment, and click Next.
  8. Select the clients you want to deploy the components, and then click Next.
  9. Review your selections, and click Finish. 


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