How to Create a Package in SCCM 2012

If a program does not have a MSI file, you can create a package to distribute it.

  1. Open up System Center Configuration Manager and browse to Software Library -> Overview -> Application Management -> Packages
  2. Click on Create Package on the top left corner.
  3. Enter a name and check on The package contains source files. Enter the Source folder. Click on Next to continue.

  4. Select the program type and click on Next to continue

  5. Enter a name and the command line command. In this example, we use a batch file. Change the other settings according to your need. We set Run to Hidden and Program can run to Whether or not a user is logged on.

  6. If you want to restrict the platforms, click on This program can run only on specified platforms and make your selection. Otherwise, click on Next to continue.

  7. Click on Next to continue.

  8. Click on Close to finish it.