SCCM 2012 Endpoint Protection Policy Templates

SCCM 2012 and newer versions include some Endpoint Protection templates containing predefined settings for different types of systems such as SQL Server and Exchange.

The templates are storage in the ..\Microsoft Configuration Manager\AdminConsole\XmlStorage\EPTemplates.

Additional templates can be found here: https://gallery.technet.microsoft.com/System-Center-Endpoint-65917b04/view/Discussions.

The templates are imported using the SCCM Admin Console as follows:

  • In the admin console, navigate to \Assets and Compliance\Overview\Endpoint Protection\Antimalware Policies.
  • Right-click Antimalware Policies and select Import.
  • Browser to the folder stated above and choose the appropriate template.