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        wmic - WMI client


        [-?|--help]  [--usage]  [-d|--debuglevel  DEBUGLEVEL]  [--debug-stderr]
        [-s|--configfile CONFIGFILE]  [--option=name=value]  [-l|--log-basename
        LOGFILEBASE]  [--leak-report]  [--leak-report-full]  [-R|--name-resolve
        NAME-RESOLVE-ORDER] [-O|--socket-options SOCKETOPTIONS]  [-n|--netbios-
        name    NETBIOSNAME]    [-W|--workgroup    WORKGROUP]   [--realm=REALM]
        [-i|--scope   SCOPE]    [-m|--maxprotocol    MAXPROTOCOL]    [-U|--user
        [DOMAIN]USERNAME[%PASSWORD]]     [-N|--no-pass]     [--password=STRING]
        [-A|--authentication-file    FILE]    [-S|--signing    on|off|required]
        [-P|--machine-pass]  [--simple-bind-dn=STRING]  [-k|--kerberos  STRING]
        [--use-security-mechanisms=STRING] [-V|--version]  [--namespace=STRING]
        //host query


        Example:  wmic  -U  [domain/]adminuser%password  //host  "select * from


               WMI namespace, default to root\cimv2
    Help options:
        -?, --help
               Show this help message
               Display brief usage message
    Common samba options:
        -d, --debuglevel=DEBUGLEVEL
               Set debug level
               Send debug output to STDERR
        -s, --configfile=CONFIGFILE
               Use alternative configuration file
               Set smb.conf option from command line
        -l, --log-basename=LOGFILEBASE
               Basename for log/debug files
               enable talloc leak reporting on exit
               enable full talloc leak reporting on exit
    Connection options:
        -R, --name-resolve=NAME-RESOLVE-ORDER
               Use these name resolution services only
        -O, --socket-options=SOCKETOPTIONS
               socket options to use
        -n, --netbiosname=NETBIOSNAME
               Primary netbios name
        -W, --workgroup=WORKGROUP
               Set the workgroup name
               Set the realm name
        -i, --scope=SCOPE
               Use this Netbios scope
        -m, --maxprotocol=MAXPROTOCOL
               Set max protocol level
    Authentication options:
        -U, --user=[DOMAIN\]USERNAME[%PASSWORD]
               Set the network username
        -N, --no-pass
               Don’t ask for a password
        -A, --authentication-file=FILE
               Get the credentials from a file
        -S, --signing=on|off|required
               Set the client signing state
        -P, --machine-pass
               Use stored machine account password (implies -k)
               DN to use for a simple bind
        -k, --kerberos=STRING
               Use Kerberos
               Restricted  list  of authentication mechanisms available for use
               with this authentication
    Common samba options:
        -V, --version
               Print version


        wmic -U [domain/]adminuser%password //host "select * from Win32_Comput‐


        This manual page was written by Bernd Zeimetz <> for the
        Debian project (but may be used by others).