SCCM Application Installation Workflow

High Level Diagram of Application Deployment –


High-Level Flow of Information for Application deployment Troubleshooting –


The Log Files
AppDiscovery.log Records details about the discovery or detection of applications on client computersProblems with Detection Methods will be logged here.
AppIntentEval.log Records details about the current and intended state of applications, their applicability, whether requirements were met, deployment types, and dependencies.
AppEnforce.log Records details about enforcement actions (install and uninstall) taken for applications on the client.Shows the installation command lines, the context for the install, any error codes
CAS.log Records details when distribution points are found for referenced content.
ContentTransferManager.log Schedules the Background Intelligent Transfer Service (BITS) or Server Message Block (SMB) to download or access packages.
DataTransferService.log Records all BITS communication for policy or package access.
LocationServices.log Records the client activity for locating management points, software update points, and distribution points. Look here for boundary assignment.

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