For managed devices to download the content repository by using a CIFS share, you need to configure the following settings on every device:
Create the following string value in the registry on the managed device:
Specify the value name as PreferredContentRepo. Set the value of the string as \\<ip address>\\content-repo\.
For example, PreferredContentRepo = \\22.214.171.124\content-repo\.
In the /etc/opt/novell/zenworks/conf/xplatzmd.properties file on the managed device, set the value of the PreferredContentRepo string as smb://<ip address>>/<content-repo>/.