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Provisioning template action types

The table below displays the action types and where they fit into sections by default. You can add any action type to any section, but note that some actions inherently fit in certain sequences in provisioning, and if an action is executed outside its intended sequence, unintended consequences may occur.

Action name System migration Pre-OS installation OS installation Post-OS Installation System configuration
Capture image     X    
Capture profile X        
Change agent settings X       X
Compare variable X X X X X
Configure agent         X
Configure target OS       X  
Control service         X
Copy file X X X X X
Create directory X X X X X
Customize mapped software X X X X X
Delete file X X X X X
Deploy image     X    
Deploy profile         X
Device name prompter X X X X X
Distribute software         X
Download file X X X X X
Download from preferred server X X X X X
Execute file X X X X X
Hardware-independent imaging       X X
Inject script X X X X X
Install mapped software         X
Install service         X
Join domain         X
Launch template X X X X X
Map/Unmap drive X X X X X
Map/Unmap drive to preferred server X X X X X
Partition   X X X  
Patch system         X
Reboot/Shutdown X X X X X
Replace text X X X X X
Scripted install     X    
Uninstall service         X
Unzip file X X X X X
Update registry         X
Wait X X X X X
Windows refresh X       X

Mac OS X action types

The table below shows actions you can use with Mac OS X devices.

Action name System migration Pre-OS installation OS installation Post-OS Installation System configuration
Capture image     X    
Capture profile X        
Change agent settings X       X
Compare variable X X X X X
Configure agent         X
Configure target OS       X  
Copy file X X X X X
Create directory X X X X X
Customize mapped software X X X X X
Delete file X X X X X
Deploy image     X    
Deploy profile         X
Device name prompter X X X X X
Distribute software         X
Download file X X X X X
Execute file X X X X X
Hardware Independent Imaging       X X
Inject script X X X X X
Join domain         X
Launch template X X X X X
Map/Unmap drive X X X X X
Map/Unmap drive to preferred server   X X X X
Mount ISO X X X X X
Partition   X X X  
Reboot/Shutdown X X X X X
Replace text X X X X X
Scripted install     X    
Unzip file X X X X X
Wait X X X X X

 

 


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