Hi All

We have a 10 machines in our environment with excel viewer 2007 installed. There is an SP3 update availabe for this package so we wanted to update the software.

On a test machine I installed excel viewer and SP3 update. Did the force update in K1000 and excel viewer software record updated. But i can not see SP3 update record anywhere. So i can not create the software distribution to apply this update to 10 machines.

Is there a way to apply software update which is not in Software inventory and Patch catalog? Or what is the right way to achieve this?

Thank you


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If it's not in the Software or Patch catalog you can still install it using the scripting feature. If it's an MSI then the standard /q parameter should give you the silent install.
Answered 11/06/2014 by: h2opolo25
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Following key will get changed while upgrading to sp3:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\GUID DisplayVersion or Version .
Answered 11/08/2014 by: rock_star
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