The short version of the question: Is there a way to put a shortcut or other icon on the Public desktop that a non-admin user could use to kick off a deployment? This would be on Windows 10 computers.
I have found a previous post that talked about using PSExec to do it, and that worked when I used an admin account that has access to the PDQ server. Here is the post I had found
The following command will run the pdqdeploy.exe on the server, Stanhope, and will deploy the "Baseline Apps" package on two computers, Quintana and Costanza.
psexec \\stanhope -h -accepteula "c:\program files (x86)\Admin Arsenal\PDQ Deploy\pdqdeploy.exe" Deploy -Package "Baseline Apps" -Targets Quintana Costanza
The longer version: We have about 600 computers that are being used by people all across our state and we are looking to give them a new computer and then copy their profile from the old computer to the new one at a time that is convenient for them. They are not always in the office and often are using cell signals to connect to the network. We don't really want them to do the copying over the cell connection and would like them to be able to do this when they are in the office.
I have a package set up in PDQ deploy that will work beautifully when I use the Deploy Now option, but I am hoping there is a way to create a icon that they could click on to start the process when it is convenient for them without them having to call in and get an admin to run it. Since these icons would go out to so many users I also don't want to have any sort of admin credentials hard wired in to them.
Thank you in advance for any help you can offer,
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