The Configure DB Wizard configures the Priority property and creates the corresponding section in the CustomSettings.ini file for deployment by location using the MDT DB. Table 193 lists the sections created and a brief description of purpose for each section. Refer to the example CustomSettings.ini file in Table 193.

Table 193. Sections in the CustomSettings.ini File for Deployment by Location and Their Purpose




Queries the Locations view to identify the locations that are associated with the IP address of a default gateway


Queries the LocationSettings view to return all the property values associated with a location


Queries the LocationPackages view to return all the packages associated with a location


Queries the LocationApplications view to return all the applications associated with a location


Queries the LocationAdministrators view to return all the user accounts to be made members of the local Administrator group on the target computers within a location


Queries the LocationRoles view to return all the roles associated with a location


Queries the ComputerSettings view to return all the property values associated with a specific computer


For more information about the database views and tables that the Deployment Workbench manages, see the section, Tables and Views in the MDT DB, in the MDT document Toolkit Reference.

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Configure the Retreival of Configuration Settings from the MDT DB by Directly Modifying the CustomSettings.ini File