Dell EMC OpenManage Essentials Version 2.5 User's Guide

Select a Catalog Source

For updating software, select from these options to use a default catalog file present on downloads.dell.com or provide an alternate software update package file.

Table 1. Select a Catalog Source. The following table describes the fields displayed in the select a catalog source tab.
Field Description
Default Catalog
Use file system source (SUU)

Select to update software using Server Update Utility. Click Browse to traverse to the file location. The catalog.cab file is located in the repository folder.

Use repository manager file

Select to update software by using Repository Manager file. Click Browse to traverse to file location. The catalog.cab file is located in the repository folder.

Use an online source

Select to update software by using the update package present on downloads.dell.com. Select the online source based on the preferred protocol from the drop-down list.

MX Chassis Default Catalog
HTTPS Downloading software update package by using HTTPS. For example, downloads.dell.com/catalog.
  • NOTE: The path to the catalog file may be displayed on the screen while importing the catalog using either SUU or Repository Manager. However, it is recommended that you manually select the catalog file, by clicking Browse.

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