You can publish, manage, and deploy third party updates from the Patch Manager server. The SCCM console allows you to view your third-party updates by vendor using saved searches.
Create a saved search in the SCCM console to differentiate between third-party update vendors. When you are finished, you can access the saved searches in the Search tab.
- Log in to the SCCM console.
- In the navigation pane, click Software Library.
In the Software Library navigation pane, expand Overview > Software Updates and click All Software Updates.
Click Add Criteria, select a search category, and then click Add.
For example, Downloaded.
- (Optional) Repeat step 4 to add additional search criteria.
Under the Search field, click the link next to
AND Downloadedand select No.
Click the Search tab.
SCCM returns a list of software products that are not downloaded on the targeted systems.
In the toolbar, click Save Current Search.
Enter a saved search name. For example, Software Not Downloaded.
- Click OK.