Security Configuration Wizard command-line tool
Applies To: Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows Server 2003 with SP1, Windows Server 2003 with SP2
Security Configuration Wizard (SCW) includes the Scwcmd.exe command-line tool. You can use Scwcmd for the following tasks:
Configure one or many servers with an SCW-generated policy.
Analyze one or many servers with an SCW-generated policy.
View analysis results in HTML format.
Roll back SCW policies.
Transform an SCW-generated policy into native files that are supported by Group Policy.
Register a Security Configuration Database extension with SCW.
When you use scwcmd to configure, analyze, or roll back a policy on a remote server, SCW is required to be installed on the remote server.
Getting command-line help for Scwcmd
To get basic help on the Scwcmd tool, at a command prompt, type scwcmd.
Viewing formatted analysis results with the scwcmd /view command
The directory %windir%\security\msscw\transformfiles contains .xsl transform files. These are applied to the .xml policy file for the rendering process when you view analysis results through the scwcmd /view command.