Useful Windows WMI Filters for Various Machine Environments (OS)

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WMI filters are absolutely critical when deploying components in an environment with various Windows Operating Systems, IE servers, clients, architecture and application level.  This is a basic reference that can assist in generating criteria to properly identify a target machine.  Coupled with Group Policy these filters can be a powerful tool to precisely target machines / users / environments etc.

Criteria Key:

Any Windows Client / Desktop OS

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Any Windows Desktop OS – Version 1
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE ProductType = "1"
Any Windows Desktop OS – Version 2 (better FOR Win7 sometimes)
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE (ProductType <> "2") AND (ProductType <> "3")
Any Windows Desktop OS – 32-bit
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE ProductType = "1" AND NOT OSArchitecture = "64-bit"
Any Windows Desktop OS – 64-bit
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE ProductType = "1" AND OSArchitecture = "64-bit"

Windows Server Operating Systems:

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Any Windows Server OS
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE (ProductType = "2") OR (ProductType = "3")
Any Windows Server OS – 32-bit
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE (ProductType = "2") OR (ProductType = "3") AND NOT OSArchitecture = "64-bit"
Any Windows Server OS – 64-bit
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE (ProductType = "2") OR (ProductType = "3") AND OSArchitecture = "64-bit"
Any Windows Server – DOMAIN Controller
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE (ProductType = "2")
Any Windows Server – DOMAIN Controller – 32-bit
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE (ProductType = "2") AND NOT OSArchitecture = "64-bit"
Any Windows Server – DOMAIN Controller – 64-bit
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE (ProductType = "2") AND OSArchitecture = "64-bit"
Any Windows Server – Non-DOMAIN Controller
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE (ProductType = "3")
Any Windows Server – Non- DOMAIN Controller – 32-bit
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE (ProductType = "3") AND NOT OSArchitecture = "64-bit"
Any Windows Server – Non-DOMAIN Controller – 64-bit
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE (ProductType = "3") AND OSArchitecture = "64-bit"

Individual Product Versions:

Windows XP / NT 5.1

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Any version OF Windows XP
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE (Version LIKE "5.1%" OR Version LIKE "5.2%") AND ProductType="1"
Windows XP – 32-bit
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE (Version LIKE "5.1%" OR Version LIKE "5.2%") AND ProductType="1" AND NOT OSArchitecture = "64-bit"
Windows XP – 64-bit
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE (Version LIKE "5.1%" OR Version LIKE "5.2%") AND ProductType="1" AND OSArchitecture = "64-bit"

Windows Vista / NT 6.1

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Any Version OF Windows Vista
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "6.0%" AND ProductType="1"
Windows Vista – 32-bit
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "6.0%" AND ProductType="1" AND NOT OSArchitecture = "64-bit"
Windows Vista – 64-bit
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "6.0%" AND ProductType="1" AND OSArchitecture = "64-bit"

Windows 7

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Any version OF Windows 7
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "6.1%" AND ProductType="1"
Windows 732-bit
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "6.1%" AND ProductType="1" AND NOT OSArchitecture = "64-bit"
Windows 764-bit
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "6.1%" AND ProductType="1" AND OSArchitecture = "64-bit"

Windows 8

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Any Version OF Windows 8
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "6.2%" AND ProductType="1"
Windows 832-bit
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "6.2%" AND ProductType="1" AND NOT OSArchitecture = "64-bit"
Windows 864-bit
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "6.2%" AND ProductType="1" AND OSArchitecture = "64-bit"

Windows 8.1

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Any version OF Windows 8.1
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "6.3%" AND ProductType="1"
Windows 8.132-bit
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "6.3%" AND ProductType="1" AND NOT OSArchitecture = "64-bit"
Windows 8.164-bit
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "6.3%" AND ProductType="1" AND OSArchitecture = "64-bit"

Windows 10

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Any version OF Windows 8.1
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "10%" AND ProductType="1"
Windows 8.132-bit
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "10%" AND ProductType="1" AND NOT OSArchitecture = "64-bit"
Windows 8.164-bit
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "10%" AND ProductType="1" AND OSArchitecture = "64-bit"

Windows Server 2003

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Windows Server 2003 – DC
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "5.2%" AND ProductType="2"
Windows Server 2003 – non-DC
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "5.2%" AND ProductType="3"
Windows Server 200332-bit – DC
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "5.2%" AND ProductType="2" AND NOT OSArchitecture = "64-bit"
Windows Server 200332-bit – non-DC
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "5.2%" AND ProductType="3" AND NOT OSArchitecture = "64-bit"
Windows Server 200364-bit – DC
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "5.2%" AND ProductType="2" AND OSArchitecture = "64-bit"
Windows Server 200364-bit – non-DC
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "5.2%" AND ProductType="3" AND OSArchitecture = "64-bit"

Windows Server 2003 R2

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Windows Server 2003 R2 – DC
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "5.2.3%" AND ProductType="2"
Windows Server 2003 R2 – non-DC
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "5.2.3%" AND ProductType="3"
Windows Server 2003 R2 – 32-bit – DC
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "5.2.3%" AND ProductType="2" AND NOT OSArchitecture = "64-bit"
Windows Server 2003 R2 – 32-bit – non-DC
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "5.2.3%" AND ProductType="3" AND NOT OSArchitecture = "64-bit"
Windows Server 2003 R2 – 64-bit – DC
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "5.2.3%" AND ProductType="2" AND OSArchitecture = "64-bit"
Windows Server 2003 R2 – 64-bit – non-DC
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "5.2.3%" AND ProductType="3" AND OSArchitecture = "64-bit"

Windows Server 2008

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Windows Server 2008 – DC
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "6.0%" AND ProductType="2"
Windows Server 2008 – non-DC
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "6.0%" AND ProductType="3"
Windows Server 200832-bit – DC
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "6.0%" AND ProductType="2" AND NOT OSArchitecture = "64-bit"
Windows Server 200832-bit – non-DC
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "6.0%" AND ProductType="3" AND NOT OSArchitecture = "64-bit"
Windows Server 200864-bit – DC
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "6.0%" AND ProductType="2" AND OSArchitecture = "64-bit"
Windows Server 200864-bit – non-DC
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "6.0%" AND ProductType="3" AND OSArchitecture = "64-bit"

Windows Server 2008 R2

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Windows Server 2008 R2 – 64-bit – DC
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "6.1%" AND ProductType="2"
Windows Server 2008 R2 – 64-bit – non-DC
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "6.1%" AND ProductType="3"

Windows Server 2012

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Windows Server 201264-bit – DC
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "6.2%" AND ProductType="2"
Windows Server 201264-bit – non-DC
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "6.2%" AND ProductType="3"

Windows Server 2012 R2

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Windows Server 2012 R2 – 64-bit – DC
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "6.3%" AND ProductType="2"
Windows Server 2012 R2 – 64-bit – non-DC
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "6.3%" AND ProductType="3"

Windows Server 2016

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Windows Server 201664-bit – DC
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "10.0%" AND ProductType="2"
Windows Server 201664-bit – non-DC
SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "10.0%" AND ProductType="3"

Windows Server 2019

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SELECT * FROM Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE BuildNumber >= 17763 AND (ProductType="3" OR ProductType="2")

*Partial Source – http://www.nogeekleftbehind.com/2016/01/19/os-version-queries-for-wmi-filters/ 

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