A software repository is a storage location where you can store software packages. You can access these software packages when required and install them on computers in your network.
An HTTP repository is used to store executable files before you install them in computers in your network. You can use this repository when you want to deploy software packages to computers using the HTTP path. You can also change the location of the HTTP repository if required.
The HTTP repository is created automatically when you install Desktop Central MSP. It is located in the same folder as the Desktop Central MSP server.
For example, <Desktop Central MSP server>\webapps\DesktopCentral\swrepository. You can change the location of the repository if required.
Using an HTTP repository enables you to do the following:
To change the location of the HTTP repository, follow the steps given below:
You have changed the location of the HTTP repository. If you are unable to change the location of the HTTP repository, see Cannot Change the Location of the HTTP Repository