After a Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007 site system has been installed and configured, you can begin adding resources and clients to the site. This is done using discovery, the term used for a variety of methods that search for resources across your network.

The following configurable discovery methods are available for locating resources in Configuration Manager 2007:

The topics in this section provide detailed information about configuring and using the various discovery methods for finding resources in Configuration Manager 2007.

In This Section

Discovery Overview

Provides an overview of discovery methods.
Configuring Discovery in Configuration Manager

Provides procedures for running Configuration Manager 2007 discovery.
Discovery Privacy Information

Discusses privacy considerations when running discovery.
Troubleshooting Discovery

Notes common issues and solutions for discovery.
Technical Reference for Discovery

Includes additional reference material about discovery.

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