Friesen Technologies

Small and Medium Business Technology Professionals

Collect Computer Information

1. Download and Run Belarc Advisor.
2. If you get prompted with UAC (User Access Control) prompt, click on ‘Yes’.
3. On the License Agreement, click on ‘I Agree’.
4. On the Welcome Screen, click on ‘Install’.
5. The software will install and run the data collection, please wait. This may take several minutes.
6. When the program has completed collecting information about your computer, it will open the results in your default web browser. In the address bar of your browser, it shows the path to the file generated with your computer’s information. Compose a new email to, and attach that file to the email and send.
7. How to attach the file using Google Workspace email:

  • In Google Workspace, compose a new email.
  • Click on the ‘paper clip’ to attach the file.
  • Paste the file path from the browser into the ‘File name’.
  • Click on the ‘Open’ button to attach the file to the email.