SQL Query All SCCM Applications with no Deployments | ConfigMgr

Let’s find out more details about SCCM Apps in this post. SQL Query All SCCM Applications with no Deployments. SCCM provides a management insights feature to deliver these types of information in the console itself.

You can read more about management insights from SCCM Management Insights – A Deep Dive Experience For IT Admins.

Hello, this is my first post here, I have more than 13 years of experience in ConfigMgr. I will start a series of posts related to SQL and WQL queries (SQL Query) to help SCCM admins.

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Introduction SQL Query All SCCM Applications with no Deployments

When it comes to your SCCM Infrastructure cleanup, we all try to push the task to the next available engineer because of the manual efforts involved and too many steps. Also, there are chances of Human Error in Manual cleanup/deletion.

Scope

Scope: This work instruction applies to the ConfigMgr Delivery Team. It doesn’t cover other team tasks.

We will try to cover all those steps that involved incomplete infrastructure cleanup, starting with Application Cleanup as 1st task.

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SQL Query All SCCM Applications with no Deployments | ConfigMgr
SQL Query All SCCM Applications with no Deployments | ConfigMgr

Application Cleanup All Applications with no deployments or task sequences Linked status.

SQL Query – SQL Query All SCCM Applications with no Deployments

Use the SSMS to run the following SQL Query to find All SCCM Applications with no Deployments (ConfigMgr).

select
 apps.DisplayName as 'ApplicationName',
 apps.Softwareversion as 'Version',
 pkg.PackageID,
 CASE pkg.PackageType
 WHEN 0 THEN 'Package'
 WHEN 3 THEN 'Driver'
 WHEN 4 THEN 'TaskSequence'
 WHEN 5 THEN 'SoftwareUpdate'
 WHEN 6 THEN 'DeviceSettings'
 WHEN 7 THEN 'Virtual'
 WHEN 8 THEN 'Application'
 WHEN 257 THEN 'Image'
 WHEN 258 THEN 'BootImage'
 WHEN 259 THEN 'OSInstall'
 END AS 'PackageType',
 apps.NumberOfDeploymentTypes as 'NoofDT',
 apps.NumberOfDeployments,
 apps.NumberOfDependentTs
 from fn_ListLatestApplicationCIs(1033) apps
 left join v_TaskSequencePackageReferences tspr on tspr.ObjectID = apps.ModelName
 left join vSMS_ApplicationAssignment ass on ass.AssignedCI_UniqueID = apps.CI_UniqueID
 left join v_Package pkg on pkg.SecurityKey = apps.ModelName
 where
 PackageType = 8
 and apps.IsLatest=1
 and ass.AssignmentName IS NULL
 and tspr.PackageID IS NULL
 and apps.NumberOfDeployments = 0
 and apps.NumberOfDependentTs = 0
 and apps.IsLatest=1
 order by apps.DisplayName

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Deepak

My name is Deepak Rai, and I am a Technical Lead on SCCM and Intune with more than 14 years of experience in IT. My main domain is SCCM (AKA ConfigMgr, CB, MECM, etc.), Intune, and Azure (Runbooks). I have worked on several platforms (Active Directory, Exchange, Veritas NETBACKUP, Symantec Backup Exec, NDMP devices Like Netapp, EMC Data Domain, Quantum using Backup Exec 2010 and 2012, HP storage works 4048 MSL G3, Data Deduplication related troubleshooting.) in these 13 years but at last ended up to the technology from which I started as IT Engineer (SCCM).

8 thoughts on “SQL Query All SCCM Applications with no Deployments | ConfigMgr”

  1. I agree that this query is helpful in identifying “empty” (for lack of a better term) applications that are just taking up space in your ConfigMgr (EndpointMgr) environment… but there is a scenario where you do not want to delete an application that you’re no longer deploying — if you have a newer application that you have supersedence configured for to ensure that the ConfigMgr client removes the previous app and installs the latest one.

    In those cases, you just simply need to monitor compliance for the previous application and as soon as you have no instances of it in your environment, you can remove the supersedence configuration on the newer application and delete the older application with no deployments.

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  2. v_Package pkg on pkg.SecurityKey = apps.ModelName

    this information shows information only for applications as apps.model name contains only scope*** and no id’s contains, which is not available for other packages, drivers etc…

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