How to Modify Custom Software Categories

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

Using the Software Categories node located under the Customize Catalog Configuration Manager console node, administrators can modify custom software categories used to group software title information stored in the Asset Intelligence catalog.


The information in this topic applies only to Configuration Manager 2007 SP1 and later.

Use the following procedure to modify custom Asset Intelligence catalog software categories.

To modify a custom software category

  1. In the Configuration Manager console, navigate to System CenterConfiguration Manager / Site Database (<site code> - <site name>) / Computer Management / Asset Intelligence / Customize Catalog / Software Categories.

  2. Right-click the custom software category name, and click Properties.


    If the Configuration Manager console action pane is displayed, the custom software category can also be modified by clicking the custom software category name and then clicking Properties in the action pane.

  3. Modify the software category name or description as necessary, and click OK.


    The validation state for all new custom software categories is always user-defined.

See Also


How to Manage Software Categories

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