Wednesday, September 04, 2013

Execute BGInfo when IP address changes

Updates IP on your BGInfo managed desktop background image when new network connection is detected. Notices also Cisco AnyConnect VPN connections. Import XML file with SchTasks.exe.



schtasks /F /Create /TN "DataSAAB IT, Autorun on Connect" /XML "C:\_DataSAAB_IT_\BGInfo\DataSAAB IT, BGInfo on Connect.xml"
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-16"?>
<Task version="1.2" xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/windows/2004/02/mit/task">
  <RegistrationInfo>
    <Date>2011-11-11T11:11:11</Date>
    <Author>SYSTEM</Author>
  </RegistrationInfo>
  <Triggers>
    <EventTrigger>
      <ExecutionTimeLimit>PT30M</ExecutionTimeLimit>
      <Enabled>true</Enabled>
      <Subscription>&lt;QueryList&gt;&lt;Query Id="0" Path="Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client"&gt;&lt;Select Path="Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client"&gt;*[System[Provider[@Name='acvpncli'] and EventID=3020]]&lt;/Select&gt;&lt;/Query&gt;&lt;/QueryList&gt;</Subscription>
    </EventTrigger>
    <EventTrigger>
      <Enabled>true</Enabled>
      <Subscription>&lt;QueryList&gt;&lt;Query Id="0" Path="Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client"&gt;&lt;Select Path="Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client"&gt;*[System[Provider[@Name='acvpnui'] and EventID=3020]]&lt;/Select&gt;&lt;/Query&gt;&lt;/QueryList&gt;</Subscription>
    </EventTrigger>
    <EventTrigger>
      <Enabled>true</Enabled>
      <Subscription>&lt;QueryList&gt;&lt;Query Id="0" Path="Microsoft-Windows-NetworkProfile/Operational"&gt;&lt;Select Path="Microsoft-Windows-NetworkProfile/Operational"&gt;*[System[Provider[@Name='Microsoft-Windows-NetworkProfile'] and EventID=10000]]&lt;/Select&gt;&lt;/Query&gt;&lt;/QueryList&gt;</Subscription>
    </EventTrigger>
  </Triggers>
  <Principals>
    <Principal id="Author">
      <RunLevel>HighestAvailable</RunLevel>
      <UserId>S-1-5-18</UserId>
    </Principal>
  </Principals>
  <Settings>
    <MultipleInstancesPolicy>IgnoreNew</MultipleInstancesPolicy>
    <DisallowStartIfOnBatteries>false</DisallowStartIfOnBatteries>
    <StopIfGoingOnBatteries>true</StopIfGoingOnBatteries>
    <AllowHardTerminate>true</AllowHardTerminate>
    <StartWhenAvailable>false</StartWhenAvailable>
    <RunOnlyIfNetworkAvailable>false</RunOnlyIfNetworkAvailable>
    <IdleSettings>
      <StopOnIdleEnd>true</StopOnIdleEnd>
      <RestartOnIdle>false</RestartOnIdle>
    </IdleSettings>
    <AllowStartOnDemand>true</AllowStartOnDemand>
    <Enabled>true</Enabled>
    <Hidden>false</Hidden>
    <RunOnlyIfIdle>false</RunOnlyIfIdle>
    <WakeToRun>false</WakeToRun>
    <ExecutionTimeLimit>PT1H</ExecutionTimeLimit>
    <Priority>7</Priority>
  </Settings>
  <Actions Context="Author">
    <Exec>
      <Command>C:\_DataSAAB_IT\BGinfo\Bginfo.exe</Command>
      <Arguments>/accepteula "C:\_DataSAAB_IT\BGInfo\BGInfo.bgi" /timer:0 /ALL</Arguments>
    </Exec>
  </Actions>
</Task>

2 comments:

  1. Top post. Works a treat. Made my day.

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  2. /ALL argument only for Terminal servers, if you want update info on terminal servers. For me on workstations it wont work.
    I added 30s delay for triggers, because DHCP not so fast :)

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