Category Archives: Application Packages

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New: Zoom 4.4.52578

Zoom 4.4.52578
Video conferencing, online meetings, and cross platform group chat

This package includes a WSUS deployable CAB file, complete with deployment and reporting rules

  • Install Zoom
    • Configure the customer’s single sign-on (SSO) URL
    • Configure the customer’s login domain
    • Set the client to start silently and automatically
    • Set the client to start minimized to the system tray
    • Enable automatic updates
    • Suppress the creation of the desktop shortcut
    • Disable the ability to login with Google
    • Disable the ability to login with Facebook
    • Add a firewall exception to avoid a UAC prompt at logon
    • Set the default login type to SSO, if configured
    • Enable HD video by default
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Updated: Lenovo System Update (Update Now)

Lenovo System Update (Update Now)
Download and update drivers, firmware, BIOS, and software from Lenovo

Added a hardware compatibility check
Now aborts if Lenovo System Update is already running
No longer displays a warning when unable to stop the Intel Management and Security Status, because it hasn’t been started

  • Check hardware compatibility
  • Abort the installation if Lenovo System Update is running
  • Install the prerequisite: Lenovo System Update 5.07.0078
  • Disable the collection of usage data
  • Disable Lenovo Offers
  • Download updates from Lenovo
  • Reconfigure the BIOS and firmware installers for unattended installation, only if AC power is available
  • Suppress the BitLocker recovery prompt during the next reboot, only on BitLocker protected systems
    • The BitLocker recovery prompt is often triggered by BIOS updates
  • Install BIOS, firmware, driver, and software updates
  • Disable Intel Management and Security Status
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New: Cisco Webex Meetings Desktop App 39.2.1.5

Cisco Webex Meetings Desktop App 39.2.1.5
Start and join Webex meetings without going to the Webex site

  • Abort the installation if Webex or Outlook is running, and we need to uninstall an existing version
  • Uninstall existing versions
  • Install the Cisco Webex Meetings Desktop App
    • Disable automatic updates, because it prompts the end-user before updating
    • Suppress the installation of the Outlook add-in (company/department-specific)
    • Suppress the installation of “pre-meeting experience” utilities (company/department-specific)
    • Disable auto-start at logon
  • Delete the desktop shortcut
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New: Apple iTunes 12.9.4.102

Apple iTunes 12.9.4.102
Sync your iPhone, listen to music, watch videos, and shop for more content from Apple

This package includes a WSUS deployable CAB file, complete with deployment and reporting rules

  • Install Apple Application Support (32-bit), on 32-bit and 64-bit editions of Windows
  • Install Apple Application Support (64-bit), only on 64-bit editions of Windows
  • Choose the installer for Apple Mobile Device Support, based on the OS architecture
  • Install Apple Mobile Device Support
    • Prevent the installation of the “Change Notifier” Outlook add-in
  • Accept the software license agreement
  • Choose the installer for iTunes, based on the OS architecture
  • Install iTunes
    • Prevent the installation of Bonjour and suppress the “Missing Bonjour” notice
    • Prevent the creation of a scheduled task to automatically search for iTunes updates
    • Prevent the creation of desktop shortcuts
    • Disable automatic synchronization with connected devices
    • Prevent re-enabling of the Windows auto-run feature for CDs
    • Prevent registering iTunes as the default media player for Audio CDs and various audio file types
    • Prevent the iTunes Helper from running after installation
    • Prevent the iTunes Helper from running at Windows startup
    • Disable the First Run Welcome Window
    • Disable the Check for Updates option
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New: Dell Command Update (Update Now)

Dell Command Update (Update Now)
Download and update drivers, firmware, BIOS, and software from Dell

  • Check hardware compatibility
  • Abort the installation if Dell Command Update is running
  • Install the prerequisite: Dell Command Update 2.4.0
  • Select only critical and recommended drivers, BIOS, and firmware
  • Suppress the BitLocker recovery prompt during the next reboot, only on BitLocker protected systems
  • Download and install BIOS, firmware, and driver updates
  • Wait for the Dell ControlVault firmware update to complete
  • Disable Intel Management and Security Status
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New: Adobe Flash Player 32.0.0.192

Adobe Flash Player 32.0.0.192
Stream Flash video and audio within your web browser

This package includes a WSUS deployable CAB file, complete with deployment and reporting rules

  • Install Flash Player for NPAPI applications such as Firefox and Netscape
  • Install Flash Player for PPAPI applications such as Opera and Chromium-based browsers
  • Install Flash Player for Internet Explorer, only on Windows 7 or earlier
    • Beginning with Windows 8, Adobe Flash is included with Internet Explorer and updated through the Windows Update service
  • Disable automatic updates, only on domain joined systems
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