Forcing the upload of collected data

You can force the collected data to be immediately uploaded to the BigFix server. The data is uploaded once and no schedule is set.


  1. Log in to BigFix console.
  2. In the navigation tree, click Sites > External Sites > IBM BigFix Inventory v9 > Fixlets and Tasks.
  3. Select Force VM Manager Tool Scan Results Upload, and then click Take Action.

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  4. Select the target computer and click OK.


You uploaded the collected data to the BigFix server.

What to do next

Run a data import in BigFix Inventory to update the data in the user interface.