Our customer’s IT department does not allow downloads on their computer via VPN connections, but otherwise we have administrator previleges just fine. I guess that’s what IT departments do.
When I tried to hot fix our software for them, I couldn’t download the updated binary files. What I ended up doing:
Create a zip file
binaries.zip from the binary files.
Base64 encode the file.
certutil -encode binaries.zip tmp.b64 && findstr /v /c:- tmp.b64 > binaries.txt
Put the file in my Dropbox and view it as a plaintext file on the customer’s
computer. Copy the contents into a blank file named
Decode the base64-encoded file.
certutil -decode binaries.txt binaries.zip
certutil command is on Windows. On Linux, use