System Requirements for PDQ Deploy and Inventory


Console Machines

  • Windows 10, 8x, 7, Vista SP2, Server 2008x - 2016x
  • NOT SUPPORTED:
    • Home versions of Windows
    • Windows XP
    • Windows 10 LTSB
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4, 4.6 recommended
  • 4 GB RAM, 8 GB recommended

Target Machines

  • Windows 10 (including LTSB), 8x, 7, Vista SP2, Server 2008x - 2016x
  • NOT SUPPORTED:
  • .NET Framework 4 required for PDQ Inventory, 4.6 recommended (can be remotely installed via PDQ Inventory)
  • 1 GB RAM, 2 GB recommended
  • PowerShell 3+ is recommended for PDQ Deploy

Configuration

  • Windows Firewall: Allow inbound file and printer sharing exception
    • This rule allows the IPC$ and ADMIN$ shares to be available. Administrative access to these shares is required.
  • Windows Firewall: Allow ICMP exceptions (Allow inbound echo request)
    • This rule allows a target computer to respond to ping requests.
  • More information on Firewall Ports and Exceptions