Updated July 8th, 2016
After you have created a package in Patch Manager, select it in the Patch Manager console to view useful information about it in the details pane. The topics in this section address the following procedures.
When you select a package in the Packages node of the Patch Manager console, Patch Manager displays detailed information about the package in the following tabs.
Similar to the Update Details tab for WSUS updates. Displays the package description and metadata.
Displays the prerequisite rules for the package just as they appear in the Package Wizard.
Displays the applicability rules for the package just as they appear in the Package Wizard.
Displays the installed rules for the package just as they appear in the Package Wizard.
Use the Package Integrity Verification task to verify the content of a package before you publish it. This package compares the contents you have previously downloaded for the package to what is currently available from the vendor.
This task does the following:
To check the integrity of one or more downloaded packages:
Use the Check Publication Status task to determine whether or not a package has been published to a WSUS server.
To check the publication status of one or more packages: