Liquit Setup Store
  • 28 Nov 2022
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Liquit Setup Store

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This connector type allows you to retrieve managed and unmanaged packages from the Liquit Setup Store Server, this is a powerful solution for Release and Patch Management.

Overview

On the overview page, you can view / configure global settings for the connector.

Name Description Required
Name A friendly name for the connector (e.g. Liquit Setup Store), the name will help you identify the connector. Yes
Server Satellite Server that hosts this connector No
Method Determines how the connector should be synchronized, the following options are available:
  • On-demand Allows you to choose which attached packages should be updated.
  • Synchronize This option will automatically synchronize your packages with new available information.
No
Direction Determines which direction the connector functions
  • Push Connector will create packages in the connected system.
  • Pull Packages can be created from resources.
No
Enabled Determines whether or not a connector is available No
Default package type This option determines the way a package will be created, the following options are available:
  • Managed managed packages have an action set that is locked. You are still able to add new action sets to the package.
  • Unmanaged No locked action sets are added, but the package won’t be eligible for automatic updates.
Yes
Package name prefix The default prefix for package names, this can be helpful to easily identify all packages originating from a certain connector No
Description A description for the connector No

Settings

The settings screen allows you to select which kind of applications should be retrieved from the Liquit Setup Store, the following fields are available:

Name Description Required
Include install filters Include installation detection filters on Install action set. No
Include shortcuts Include shortcut information No
Shortcut types Type of shortcuts you want to include within the packages. The following catagories are available:
  • Launch Shortcut(s) that start the application.
  • Uninstall Shortcut(s) that uninstall the application.
  • Help Shortcut(s) with help information for the application.
  • Documentation Shortcut(s) to documentation for the application.
  • License Shortcut(s) to license information about the application.
  • Configure Shortcut(s) that configure/change settings for the application.
Yes
Platforms Defines which platform you want to target, the following options are available:
  • Windows (x86) when you check this option 32 bit applications will be fetched from the Liquit Setup Store
  • Windows (x64) when you check this option 64 bit applications will be fetched from the Liquit Setup Store.
Yes
Languages Define which localizations of the MSI’s you want to fetch the following options are available:
  • English (US)
  • Dutch
  • German
  • French
Yes

Resources

When you navigate to the resources section of the Liquit Setup Store you will be presented with a full list of all the applications with which you can create new managed packages. If you need an application added to the Liquit Setup Store, you can request the product by selecting the “request product” button in the grid’s toolbar. Alternatively a button will be shown when your search yields no results. When clicked the dialog shown here below will ask you for the information on the application you would like to see added to the Liquit Setup Store.

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Name Description Required
Name Name of the Requestor Yes
Email The email address where the Requestor is reachable under, we will contact you if we need more information Yes
Title The name of the application you want added. Yes
Version The current version of the software No
Comments Any additional information you can provide on the applications No
Download link Link to the page where the setup can be downloaded No
Information link Link to more information on the application No
Installation file You can supply your version of the setup, this can be useful when no download link is available No

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