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Free hardware and software inventory for windows networks


FPCH Long Term Member
Jan 9, 2008
34° 12' 35" N, 118° 29' 21" W
Though typically used for a Business this type of software can also be used on a home network if the security has been setup or established between each of the computers.

Free hardware and software inventory for windows networks
Lansweeper is a powerful freeware solution to make a complete software, hardware, asset inventory of your windows network.

Lansweeper does not need to install a client on your workstations, all scanning is done through the use of WMI, fileshares and remote registry access.
This freeware software is used in many universities, schools and companies.
Server requirements:
  • Windows XP/2003 or higher
  • Internet information server installed
  • Dotnet framework 2.0
  • Database: SQL server 2000/2005 or SQLexpress (free)
Client requirements:
  • Windows 2000 or higher (No windows 9x supported)
Features in Lansweeper 3.1
For a full presentation download the feature list - PDF document.
  • Lansweeper 3.1 is freeware and contains no ads.
  • Run the server application on as many servers as you like.
  • Use with unlimited clients (no restrictions).
  • Reporting : over 75 hardware, software, network & server reports included.
  • Software and operating system licensing reports and license cost calculation
  • Launch custom commands and programs from the web interface to support your clients (remote control, ping, event viewer, remote screenshot, ...)
  • Win32 Gui to make easy configuration changes.
  • Intuitive new web interface
  • Asset tag vendor integration
  • Wake on Lan support (WOL)
  • Automated installer