In Query Designer under Software - Discovered Software, the software of type patches do not appear in the firs level in the list.
How to create ITCM Query for Discovered Software Patches ?
In Software Discovered folder of one machine some patches with Source 'CA Provided' have been discovered (like "CA - Win 2012 R2 Post Gold 64Bit x64 OS Only - FULL Security Rollup v1608.00") :
In ITCM Query Designer, under Software - Discovered Software, how to find this patch in order to create a query about it ?
1- In ITCM Query Designer, under Software - Discovered Software, expand Categories - All.
Find one product for which the patch could be applied.
For patch "CA - Win 2012 R2 Post Gold 64Bit x64 OS Only - FULL Security Rollup v1608.00", it could be :
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard x64 64
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter x64 64
2- Expand the product and the release. Under the release all patches are displayed. The patch should be found.
3- Click OK and the argument for the patch in added in the query :