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Remove Cached Meta Data

Quick Description This Automation Policy deletes all of the cached software patch installation files in the cache location configured for SolarWinds N-central Patch Manager.
Applies To N-central 9.5.x
Last Revised April 10, 2014

Overview

Deleting the cached software patch metadata is a process used to force a device to retrieve a list of applicable Windows patches from Windows Update at the next agent asset scan or at the next scheduled patch petection as configured in the patch profile applied to the device. Use this automation policy to force a device to resubmit applicable software patch information to SolarWinds N-central.

Input Parameters

No input parameters are required.

Automation Policy

Outcome

The patch cache contents are deleted, forcing the device to resubmit applicable software patch information to SolarWinds N-central.