SCCM: Changing software products/categories

When you plan to deploy new Microsoft software on your SCCM managed computers, you also need to synchronized WSUS updates for this new software. By default, you have to select in SCCM configuration, which software you want to sync. Go to:

  • Administration
  • Site Configuration
  • Sites
  • Select SCCM 2012 SUP site
  • Configure Site Components
  • Software Update Point

Be carefull that your SCCM console is connected to the CAS server (if SUP role is installed on CAS server).

Now you can select products:


You can change classifications (security updates, critical updates, …) with the classifications tab.


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I work as an IT Production Manager, based in Paris (France) with a primary focus on Microsoft technologies. I have 10 years experience in administering Windows Servers. . I am a Microsoft MVP for Cloud & Datacenter Management. I also received the PowerShell Hero 2016 award by PowerShell.0rg. And finally, I am "MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure", "MCSA: Windows Servers", "Administering & Deploying SCCM", and CheckPoint CCSA certified.