Onboard Windows 10 machines

Applies to:

Machines in your organization must be configured so that the Microsoft Defender ATP service can get sensor data from them. There are various methods and deployment tools that you can use to configure the machines in your organization.

The following deployment tools and methods are supported:

  • Group Policy
  • System Center Configuration Manager
  • Mobile Device Management (including Microsoft Intune)
  • Local script

In this section

Topic Description
Onboard Windows 10 machines using Group Policy Use Group Policy to deploy the configuration package on machines.
Onboard Windows 10 machines using System Center Configuration Manager You can use either use System Center Configuration Manager (current branch) version 1606 or System Center Configuration Manager(current branch) version 1602 or earlier to deploy the configuration package on machines.
Onboard Windows 10 machines using Mobile Device Management tools Use Mobile Device Management tools or Microsoft Intune to deploy the configuration package on machine.
Onboard Windows 10 machines using a local script Learn how to use the local script to deploy the configuration package on endpoints.
Onboard non-persistent virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) machines Learn how to use the configuration package to configure VDI machines.

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