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How to Install pcAnywhere Client

Created: 27 Mar 2013 • Updated: 27 Mar 2013 | 2 comments
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Kindly find the following steps for installation process pcanywhere client through batch file.

Steps to install PCAnywhere Client:

Copy PCAnywhere Client for following Location and save any shared location:

PCAnywhere plug-in on managed client computers running Windows:

  1. Connect from the client computer to the following share: \\<servername>\NSCap\
  2. Copy the folder \\<servername>\NSCap\bin\Win32\X86\pcAAgent\ to the client computer or shared Location.

As a test environment I have copy PcAagent Folder Following Location



Create Two Batch File:

@echo off
if not exist C:\pCAagent\ mkdir "C:\pcAagent"
copy "\\\d$\PcAnyWhere\PcaAgent" "c:\pcAagent"
c:\pcAagent\pcAClientInstallManager /iall

Save as Copy.bat and save any shared location

Steps how to run Batch file on Symantec Management Console

  1. Open Symantec Management Console.
  2. Go to Manage Tab -> Jobs and tasks ->New tasks ->Run Script


  1. Enter Second Batch file for following location

Jobs and Tasks ->Right Click ->New ->Run Script.

This batch file called first batch file.

Call \\\d$\Copy.bat


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kishorilalWipro's picture

Nice article . Its helpful while deployment

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honey_jack's picture

Your Article is good.wink

Thanks & Regard

Honey Jack

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