Installing Right Click Tools with Recast Management Server

Right Click Tools Prerequisites

Recast Client Pre-Reqs - The Extras - Recast Software

Management Server Pre-Requisites

Download the newest version of Right Click Tools.

You can download the latest installer for Right Click Tools by logging into the Recast Portal site at: https://portal.recastsoftware.com/

Silent Installation

The silent installation command for the Right Click Tools is as follows:

  • msiexec /i "Recast Enterprise Desktop Tools.msi" /qn RCTENTERPRISESERVER=https://(servername)
  • Replace (servername) with the Recast Enterprise Server name. Be sure to include the port.

For example: msiexec /i "Recast Enterprise Desktop Tools.msi" /qn RCTENTERPRISESERVER=https://recast.demo.local:444

Installation

Close all open ConfigMgr consoles on your chosen computer. Then double click on the installer .msi to install. The installer will open and you should click "Next" to continue.

Right Click Tools Enterprise Server Installation

Choose Right Click Tools Version

In the screen that follows select the Recast RCT Enterprise Standalone Version.

You can optionally select add RCT Builder to all console nodes. This will add RCT Builder to all the nodes in the ConfigMgr console. You can also select to Skip in console permissions checks all tools will appear as if they are available to you, even if your license expires at some time in the future. If you attempt to run an Enterprise tool after your license has expired, you will receive the error "Invalid Recast Permissions."

Right Click Tools Enterprise Server Installation

Connecting to the Recast Management Server

Enter the Server name that hosts the Recast Management Server. If you are using a port other than 444 for the Recast Management Server change the Server Port. Hit "Test Connection" to verify the information is correct and you can connect to the server.

Right Click Tools Enterprise Server Installation

Click install to finish the installation

Verification

To verify that your Right Click Tools have installed correctly, open the ConfigMgr console on the computer where you just installed Right Click Tools. Click on the Recast node on the left hand side of the screen. On the right side of the resulting screen it should show the Right Click Tools version, the Enterprise License box should be checked and Remote Server Status will be connected.

Right Click Tools Enterprise Server Installation