What's New in Windows XP SP2

New Features in Windows XP with Service Pack 2 (SP2)

The following table lists the documentation for the new WMI features in Windows XP with Service Pack 2 (SP2).

IT administrator tasks for scripts and applicationsThe new WMI Tasks for Scripts and Applications topic describes various computer and network administration tasks and provides links to the WMI class or classes used to perform those tasks.
Securing Your Provider Information about writing secure providers.
Choosing Correct Registration Information about choosing a threading model for your provider.
Using WMI Revised guidance for the first-time application, script, or provider writer.
Remote connections WMI is designed to obtain data from remote computers in a network. For more information, see Connection to WMI on a Remote Computer.
Administrator and nonadministrator access rightsWMI security requires administrator permissions for most access and operations. For more information, see Access to WMI Namespaces.


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