Along with the functions of installing, uninstalling and repairing software packages, Remote Installer provides you with an easy-to-use tool for retrieving information on programs and updates installed on remote Machines with an option to compare the scan results and export the gathered inventory. The software inventory is organized based on inventory snapshots: each snapshot contains all required information on the software packages, including programs and updates installed on the set of Machines scanned for software at a specific time.

In this chapter, we will guide you through the process of gathering, organizing and analyzing software inventory information and introduce you to the option of exporting the list of installed software.

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