Deployment Name Properties: General Tab

Applies To: System Center Configuration Manager 2007, System Center Configuration Manager 2007 R2, System Center Configuration Manager 2007 R3, System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP1, System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP2

Use the General tab in the Configuration Manager 2007 deployment name properties dialog box to specify the deployment name and description.

The General tab contains the following elements:

  • Name
    Specifies the name of the deployment. The name should be unique and descriptive. By default, the name is populated with <vendor name> - <date> <time>. For example, Microsoft Updates - 10/10/2006 09:28:00 PM.
  • Description
    Specifies the description for the deployment. The description should provide an overview of the deployment configuration and other relevant information that helps identify it among others in the Deployments node of the ConfigMgr Administrator console.
  • OK
    Saves the changes and exits the dialog box.
  • Cancel
    Exits the dialog box without saving any changes.
  • Apply
    Saves the changes and remains in the dialog box.
  • Help
    Opens the help topic for this tab of the dialog box.

See Also


About Software Update Deployments
About the Deploy Software Updates Wizard
Planning for a Software Update Deployment

Other Resources

Deploy Software Updates Wizard
Deployment Name Properties
How to Manage Software Update Deployments

For additional information, see Configuration Manager 2007 Information and Support.
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