Client Tools: Run Client Check

The Run Client Check tool allows a console user to run the built-in ConfigMgr Client health checks.

How it does it

This tool completes this action via Remote WMI.


Navigate to the Run Client Check tool by right clicking on a Device Object, selecting Recast RCT, then Client Tools, and finally selecting Run Client Check.

Run Client Check Navigation

The Run Client Check tool can be run on single devices or multi-selected devices. A similar tool is also available to run on a Device Collection.

Run Client Check

When the action is run, it kicks off the Client health checks and returns either a successful or unsuccessful result.

Run Client Check Screenshot

Recast Permissions

ConfigMgr Client
Run Client Check

Microsoft Permissions

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