How to deploy Monitor to Windows devices via Intune

This article is intended for IT Contacts.

This guide outlines the steps in deploying Monitor to Windows devices with Microsoft Intune.

Before you start

Download the Monitor Managed Service client (GLS) for Windows.

  1. Sign-in to Monitor Portal at or
  2. Select the Monitor card.
  3. Select Edit next to your Organisation.
  4. Select Clients on the left navigation.
  5. Select Windows 64 Bit from the Operating System dropdown.
  6. Select Get. The file will download as a zipped file.


    Image 1: Select the Windows 64 bit Monitor client

The extracted zip file will have the .msi and .intunewin files.


Image 2: Contents of the extracted Monitor folder

Deploy Monitor

To deploy via Intune, you only need the .intunewin file.

  1. Open Intune and go to Dashboard > Apps > Windows.
  2. Select + Add on the toolbar.


    Image 3: Select +Add on the toolbar

  3. Select Windows app (Win32) from the App type dropdown.


    Image 4: Select Windows app (Win32).

  4. On the App information tab, select Select app package file.


    Image 5: Select app package file

  5. Locate the .intunewin file on your device or shared drive, then select OK.
  6. On the App information tab, the Name and Description fields should autofill along with the App Version. Review the form and make sure “Smoothwall” is entered in the Publisher field (required), then select Next.
  7. Review the Program settings, including Allow available uninstall and Device restart behaviour, then select Next.


    Image 6: Review the Program settings

  8. On the Requirements tab, set the Operating system architecture to 64-bit and the Minimum operating system to Windows 10 1607, then select Next.

    deploying monitor via intune

    Image 7: Set the Operating system architecture and Minimum operating system.

  9. On the Detection rules tab, set Rules format to Manually configure detection rules, then select + Add.


    Image 8: Select Rules format option.

  10. On the pop-up dialog, change Rule type to MSI and select OK.

    deploying Monitor via Intune

    Image 9: Set Rule type.

  11. Back on the Add app tab, select Next.
  12. Select Next on the Dependencies and Supersedence tabs.
  13. Select the Device Group on the Assignments tab where the software needs installation.

    To install Monitor on all devices, select + Add all devices.
  14. On the Review + Create tab, select Create. Monitor will start deploying.
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