In order to successfully use PDQ Deploy and PDQ Inventory the client computers must have the following firewall ports / services enabled.
- Windows Firewall: Allow inbound file and printer sharing exception
- This rule allows the IPC$ and ADMIN$ shares to be available. Administrative access to these shares is required.
- Windows Firewall: Allow ICMP exceptions - (Allow inbound echo request)
- This rule allows a target computer to respond to ping requests. Ping is used by PDQ Inventory to determine the Online status of a computer. Keep in mind that Admin Arsenal products ping the FQDN (Fully Qualified Domain Name) of a computer to determine if it is online and / or available.
- UDP 137
- UDP 138
- UDP 445
- TCP 139
- TCP 445
PDQ Deploy has the ability to import pre-built packages from adminarsenal.com.
***UPDATED 20 JULY 2015*** Packages are downloaded from the site below. You may need to add this address to any whitelist that your company uses.