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Microsoft Configuration Manager and Intune (Enterprises/Paid) => Support and General Questions (Enterprises Using ConfigMgr and Intune) => Topic started by: mkmaster78 on August 31, 2018, 08:59:57 AM

Title: Old Vendors
Post by: mkmaster78 on August 31, 2018, 08:59:57 AM
When you guys consolidated all the updates to be under one Publisher and one Product, it left a whole bunch of products and publishers in WSUS.  Is there anyway to remove these products and publishers from WSUS's catalog completely, just for cleanliness sake?


Title: Re: Old Vendors
Post by: Justin Chalfant on August 31, 2018, 10:38:19 AM
Your old updates for the old vendors would need to be deleted from WSUS. This can be done in our modify updates wizard in our publishing service https://patchmypc.net/publishing-service-setup-documentation. After that is done, you need to run the WSUS cleanup wizard it should clean up the old vendors.

In the current version, there is no vendor column for sorting but we will be adding this column in the next update see below

(https://i.imgur.com/PBxNO2M.jpg)
Title: Re: Old Vendors
Post by: BobS on January 08, 2019, 10:48:41 AM
Is there a method doing this without your publishing service? We only have a license for your catalog.
Title: Re: Old Vendors
Post by: Justin Chalfant on January 08, 2019, 05:41:05 PM
Not today, but you can use this feature even without a license entered.