Client Tools on Collection: Repair Client

The Repair Client tool allows a console user to kick off the Repair Client functionality in the SMS_Client WMI class.

How it does it

This tool completes this action via Remote WMI.


Navigate to the Repair Client tool by right clicking on a Device Collection, selecting Recast RCT > Client Tools on Collection > Repair Client:

Repair Client Navigation

The Repair Client tool can be run on single devices or multi-selected devices. A similar tool can be run on Device Collections.


When the action is run, it returns an "Are you sure?" prompt.

Recast Permissions


Microsoft Permissions

  • This tool requires administrator permission on the remote device.
  • If using a Recast Server with service account, the service account needs administrator permission on the remote device.
  • This tool uses remote WMI.