/build/static/layout/Breadcrumb_cap_w.png

Best Practices Question


Questionnaire for application packaging/re-packaging for those migrating to Windows 7

11/19/2012 5086 views

What are the questions need to be asked during application packaging?

0 Comments   [ + ] Show comments

Comments


All Answers

1

are the applications windows 7 compliant?

pre requsities for the applications?

source media for any applications

installation instructions to repackaged to customer needs?

Answered 11/20/2012 by: keane2012
Brown Belt

1

These are some of the questions I ask technicians that approach me to create software packages for SCCM2012.  If they cannot answer these questions, I ask them to come back once they can fully answer these questions.

What are the software title prerequisites?

  • .NET
  • VB Redistributables
  • Java
  • etc, etc
How are the prerequisites installed today?
 
Source Media access (exe, msi, self-extracting zip)
 
Can the software title be customized to your companies needs?  If the answer is yes, how?
  • Using MSI Properties on install
  • Using MST Transform files
  • Using Command Line switches
  • Using INI file includes
What are the settings needed for this software title?
  • Server name
  • ports
  • Property settings

How will you maintain this software title after repackaging?

What permissions are needed?

  • Does this software need to be installed per system or user?
  • Does this software require the user to be an administrator on install?
  • Does this software require the user to be an administrator to operate?

Is this software title 64-bit compatible?

Are there other products dependent on this software title?

Answered 11/20/2012 by: Trinity
Brown Belt

 
This website uses cookies. By continuing to use this site and/or clicking the "Accept" button you are providing consent Quest Software and its affiliates do NOT sell the Personal Data you provide to us either when you register on our websites or when you do business with us. For more information about our Privacy Policy and our data protection efforts, please visit GDPR-HQ