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  • Question

  • Hello Guys,

    In another topic I learned that if I uninstall software meter
    in one desktop, will be set Properites Software Metering that
    say how much days it will take destkop still display in my Report.

    Topic: https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/5d24a27a-8907-407e-8a51-86d639a05b3a/doubt-about-report-software-metering?forum=configmanagergeneral

    But so I don't understand what's task: Delete Aged Software Metering Data do?

    I tought was this task responsability by exclude old data about software metering once that I uninstall software in my desktop.

    I already read another topic but till persist doubt.Anyone can help me understand this?

    I'm little confusion about this situation.

    Thanks.

    Tuesday, October 28, 2014 12:59 PM

Answers

  • It deletes "aged" data; i.e., all data over a older than the given time frame. It has nothing to do with the apps current state on a system as software metering data has nothing to do with the apps current installation state.

    Jason | http://blog.configmgrftw.com | @jasonsandys

    • Proposed as answer by Matthew Hudson [MVP]MVP Tuesday, October 28, 2014 4:45 PM
    • Marked as answer by Curious_007 Tuesday, October 28, 2014 5:07 PM
    • Unmarked as answer by Curious_007 Tuesday, October 28, 2014 5:07 PM
    • Marked as answer by Curious_007 Tuesday, October 28, 2014 5:09 PM
    Tuesday, October 28, 2014 1:31 PM

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  • It deletes "aged" data; i.e., all data over a older than the given time frame. It has nothing to do with the apps current state on a system as software metering data has nothing to do with the apps current installation state.

    Jason | http://blog.configmgrftw.com | @jasonsandys

    • Proposed as answer by Matthew Hudson [MVP]MVP Tuesday, October 28, 2014 4:45 PM
    • Marked as answer by Curious_007 Tuesday, October 28, 2014 5:07 PM
    • Unmarked as answer by Curious_007 Tuesday, October 28, 2014 5:07 PM
    • Marked as answer by Curious_007 Tuesday, October 28, 2014 5:09 PM
    Tuesday, October 28, 2014 1:31 PM
  • Jason,

    I see my opinion is do wrong about this task. But Properties Software Metering is OK actually I can explain what that set do.

    Thanks a lot.




    • Edited by Curious_007 Tuesday, October 28, 2014 5:06 PM
    Tuesday, October 28, 2014 4:58 PM