You should know about that but extracting windows configuration is something very boring. mspaint.exe, screenshot + crop. HORRIBLE.
A good way to extract some information is to use the WMIC utility.
The wmic is a core feature of all Windows since Windows 2000 and most of the commercial monitoring software are using it to extract, analyze and display system information :
Here is a little list of actions you can perform through WMIC utility :
- launch process,
- stop process,
- reboot computer,
- list of installed programs,
- list of installed security patchs,