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Expand the products and catalogs list

Updated July 6, 2017

Overview

This article describes how to increase the containers listed under the Software Publishing option in the Patch Manager GUI.

Environment

Patch Manager 2.1 and earlier

Steps

Select a method to import catalogs and expand the categories listed under the Software Publishing option in the Patch Manager GUI. Each method requires you to add a catalog of packages.

Add downloaded catalogs

  1. Open the Patch Manager MMC Console.
  2. Go to Administration and Reporting > Software Publishing.
  3. Click Software Publishing.
  4. In the right-hand pane, click Import Catalog.

Add catalogs that were synchronized online

  1. Open the Patch Manager MMC Console.
  2. Go to Administration and Reporting > Software Publishing.
  3. Click Software Publishing.
  4. In the right-hand pane, click Synchronization Settings.
  5. Click the Other Catalogs tab.
  6. Click Add Catalog.
  7. Enter your catalog details, and then click OK.
  8. Click Synchronize to prompt the sync process with the newly added catalog.

 

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