Resetting the host UID for Client Security 14 and Server Security 14

This article applies to
  • Client Security 14.x and later
  • Server Security 14.x and later

The above-mentioned products use the resetuid.exe tool to reset the host unique identity (UID).

In Client Security, the tool can be found in C:\Program Files (x86)\F-Secure\Client Security\BusinessSuite\

In Server Security, the tool can be found in C:\Program Files (x86)\F-Secure\Server Security\BusinessSuite\

Usage

RESETUID SHOWUID
Shows the host UID currently in use.

RESETUID RESETUID {SMBIOSGUID | RANDOMGUID | WINS | MAC} [APPLYNOW]
Schedules the regeneration of the host UID, using one of the specified methods:

 SMBIOSGUID

Uses SMBIOS GUID

RANDOMGUID

Uses randomly generated GUID

WINS

Uses WINS (NetBIOS) name

MAC

Uses MAC (ethernet card) address

APPLYNOW

If the product is running, requests to apply the new UID immediately. Otherwise, the new UID will by applied once the product is next restarted.

Pricing & Product Info

For product info and pricing please go to the F-Secure product page

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