There are many ways to create an application in SCCM, i.e. App-V, MSI or script based. The example below shows the method taken to add an MSI based installation for 7-Zip Manager x64.

In the Software Library right click in Applications and choose Create Application.

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Choose Type – Windows Install (Native) and browse to the MSI install file.

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Click ‘Yes’ to import the file.

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Click Next.

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Amend any Installation program switches where relevant and click Next.

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Click Next.

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Click Close to complete the process.

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Right click the new application and choose Distribute Content.

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Click Next.

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Click Next.

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Click Add>Distribution Point.

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Choose the relevant DP and click Ok.

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Click Next.

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Click Next.

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Click Close to complete the process.

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The application will be pushed to the Distribution Point.

The app is now ready to be used in a Task Sequence or you can deploy it to a collection for installation to devices or users.

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