Deprecated: Setting up additional analysis properties

Analysis properties are used to recognize software and gather information about its usage. Analysis properties are set by default in BigFix Inventory. You can also set up your own properties that you want to use to gather information from the endpoints.

Before you begin

9.2.12 Starting from application update 9.2.12, adding usage properties becomes deprecated.

An icon representing a user. You must have the Manage Usage and Package Properties permission to perform this task.


  1. In the top navigation, click Management > Usage Properties.
  2. To add an application usage property, click New.
  3. Specify the name of the property. From the list of available properties, choose the data source property that you want to use to discover software that is installed in your infrastructure, its use or other properties, and click Create.