Use the Package Definitions page in the Configuration Manager 2007 Create Package from Definition Wizard to specify the package definition to use as a template for the new package.

This page contains the elements described in the following table.

UI Element List

Name Description


Specifies the publisher of the package definition file that you want to use. Only files published by the selected publisher are displayed in the package definition list.

To choose a publisher, select from the drop-down list for currently available publishers or click the Browse button to navigate to specific package definition file.

Package definition

Specifies the package definition files available from the publisher selected. To continue the wizard, you must select one of the files listed.

The following columns are displayed for package definition files from the selected publisher:

  • Name: Specifies the name of the package definition file, which typically indicates the file's functionality.

  • Version: Specifies the version of the package definition file, if indicated.

  • Language: Specifies the language version of the package definition file, if indicated.


Goes to the previous page of the wizard.


Goes to the next page of the wizard.


Goes to the Summary page of the wizard.


Discards the settings and exits the wizard.

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