Configuring Collections

  1. Define Collection
  2. Define Target
  3. Save or Deploy Collection


A collection of Configurations can be deployed in the target client workstation using Desktop Central. The advantages of Collection are

Step 1: Define Collection


  1. Click Add Collection link from the Quick Links.

  2. Select the collection type as User Collection or Computer Collection. This opens the Add Collection Wizard.

  3. Provide a name and description for the collection.

  4. Choose the configurations that have to added to this collection and click Next. The configurations are specific to the collection type you have selected above.

  5. Define the chosen configurations. Refer to User Configurations and Computer Configurations sections for details about the configurations.


Step 2: Define Target


Select the targets for which the configurations have to be applied. Refer to the Defining Targets topic for more details.


Step 3: Save or Deploy Collection


After defining the configurations and targets, click Finish to deploy the defined configurations to the selected targets. You also have an option to save the configurations as drafts for later modifications by clicking the Save as Draft button.


Note: The collections that are saved as drafts will not be deployed. You have to modify the definition and deploy it later.



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