How to configure driver repository?

To configure driver repository for automatically colleced and manually added drivers follow the steps given below,

Configuring Automatic Collections driver repository:

  1. Under Drivers tab, select Driver repository
  2. Select Add driver repository
  3. Select the driver repository type. To store the automatically fetched drivers from imaged system select Automatic Collections.
  4. Specify a unique driver repository name.
  5. Specify the share path, the network share where you want to store the drivers detected from imaged system.
  6. Select or add the credential to access the driver repository. Ensure that the specified credential has Read and Write permission to access the share. Select OK.

Note: The automatically detected drivers from the imaged system and from the system where Desktop Central agent is installed, will be always stored in the configured driver repository. If you create a new repository for storing the drivers, the drivers will no longer be stored in the old one, however the drivers in the old repository will be still used for deployment purpose. 

You have now successfully added the driver repository to store the automatically detected drivers.

Configuring driver repository with manually added drivers:

Manually add the required drivers in a network share and add the share details by following the steps given below,

  1. Under Admin tab, select Driver repository
  2. Select Add driver repository
  3. Select the driver repository type. To add the repository details of manually added drivers select Manual Collections.
  4. Specify a unique driver repository name.
  5. Specify the share path, the network share where you have added and stored the required drivers.
  6. Select or add the credential to access the driver repository. Ensure that the specified credential has Read permission to access the share. Select OK.

You have now successfully added the driver repository with manually added drivers.