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  1. Software update scan results available to WQL

    Please can you make v_UpdateScanStatus available in WQL, as it would be useful to be able to create collections based on software update scan results.

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  3. Add Ability to Uninstall KBs

    With all the Microsoft Update issues over the past year or so it would be useful to have the built-in ability to push an uninstall of a KB from the SCCM console.

    WSUS services already have this ability by declining an update and approving it for removal. No such functionality exists inside the SCCM console.

    Simply waiting for a future update that may correct a bad KB is not viable for many enterprises.

    Neither is instructing users on how to uninstall KBs on their own from Control Panel as all of our users do not have sufficient permissions to doā€¦

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  4. Targeted Software Update Sync of Specific Products

    As we are testing new third party update, I find myself doing a lot more manual SUP syncs. It would be excellent if I could do a custom, one off sync of specific Products or Vendors or something along those lines.

    15 votes
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  5. More flexibility in deployment schedule for ADR deadlines

    It would be nice to have the same scheduling options available in the ADR eval schedule and the deployment schedule. I have multiple release deployments that occur on the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Thursday. If the ADR deployment available and deadlines had those options it would be cool...

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  6. Make ignore dismissable errors easily available in windows servicing

    I would like to see an option to easily allow dismissible warnings when deploying a feature update via Windows 10 Servicing

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  7. SCCM compliance reporting should work on clients that use WUfB

    Right now I have no compliance data for a client's Windows Updates in SCCM if I enable WUfB on the client. My organization does not want to use Azure AD for domain joins nor Windows Analytics for update compliance information. Without compliance information in SCCM, we cannot use WUfB which has the superior update experience over ConfigMan software updates. We want the WUfB superior update experience without the cloud integration.

    Thanks.

    2 votes
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  8. Office 365 Updates via SUP - Add a Customization tab for Office Customization Toolkit

    Deploying Office 365 updates via the Software Update Point works pretty well, especially when upgrading to a feature release! Upgrading from 1808 Semi-Annual Channel to 1908 Semi-Annual Channel works great! However I'd like to request more granular control of the update.

    When you right click on an Office 365 update --> Properties, it would be awesome to have a tab that gives you the Office Customization Toolkit. OCT should give you the ability to change channels, change bitness, unselect programs like Teams or OneNote.

    I understand that we can create a whole new Office 365 application package and deploy toā€¦

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  9. Office 2019 updates are syncing to wsus as the "Office 365 Client" product catagory instead of the "Office 2019" product catagory.

    Office 2019 updates are synchronizing to SUP/WSUS under the "Office 365 Client" product category instead of the "Office 2019" product category. Nothing actually syncs as "Office 2019." Please list Office 2019 updates as "Office 2019" updates instead of "Office 365 Client" updates. It makes it difficult to separate the packages and to build proper ADRs.

    4 votes
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  10. Office 365 Proofing Tools language Selection

    Office 365 Proofing Tools language Selection:

    In SCCM, we cannot select the Office 365 Proofing Tools Languages along with the Office 365 Client Update. But, if we choose the Office 365 languages then the respective Office 365 Proofing tools language will be selected.

    Office 365 language size will have ~400-500MB and the Proofing tools language size will have 30-150MB. So, if we select ONE language, then it will be around ~450-650MB. Here most of the users will not have Office 365 language Pack, but they will use Office 365 Proofing Tools languages for Grammer, Spell check, etc.

    As per theā€¦

    68 votes
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  11. Ability to easily list computers not patched against a specific CVE

    Say you want to list computers not patched against CVE-2019-0708 (https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2019-0708). 2 problems here :


    • Depending of the OS version, the KB number is not the same.
      -A KB number is quickly superseded and depending of the supersedence behavior, it becomes unknown from SCCM.

    It could be great if for each computer a mecanism could determine which KB is needed, if it (or a superseding KB) has been applied and produce a report.

    6 votes
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  12. Add Software Updates to existing Software Update Group while manually downloading an update

    It would be nice to have the option to add updates that you, for some reason, manually download in the Software Updates node to an existing Software Update Group.

    It's not much work having to go back to the console after the wizard is complete and add them but would be a nice addition to the 'Download'-wizard for Software Updates.

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  13. Enable Publishing 3rd Party updates on SUG

    Currently we can publish third party updates from "All Software Updates" before adding them to a SUG. It would be great if we get a feature which will allow is to publish selected 3rd party updates in SUG on a whole and not individual or multiple selections.

    3 votes
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  14. Compare group server patching level

    A right click tool (or script) to compare installed hotfixes in a collection group of servers.

    9 votes
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  15. SCCM ADRS: Cannot setup ADR for a Date Range, Only out to 1 Year.

    Currently you can search for patches for a range, for example:
    AND Date Released or Revised is between 1/1/2001 and 5/1/2019
    AND Required is greater than or Equal to = 1
    Expired=No
    Superseded=No

    But When Creating an ADR you cannot specify the date range for Needed\Required Patches that meet that same criteria. You can only deploy Patches released within the Last Year in an ADR.

    This is a Patching requirement for us, and most Fortune 500 Companies. We have to be able to deploy Patches that might be needed that are older than a Year. ADR's need to be ableā€¦

    13 votes
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  17. Remove unreferenced update package folders

    When a software update sync cycle run, it will not remove unreferenced package folders from the UpdateServicePackages folders.

    Setting a checkbox to decide whether or not to clean those folders. Since now it is being used to store third party updates and the folder could get big.

    3 votes
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  18. Allow republish of Third-Party content

    Currently once a third-party update is published, SCCM assumes the content is always available in the WSUS content folder. If this folder is deleted, the published content is lost and cannot be re-published. Adding a re-publish context button on already published items will fix broken updates without having to rebuild the entire WSUS database.

    4 votes
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  19. Sub folders within Automatic deployment rules

    Being able to create folders within automatic deployment rules would allow us to seperate our ADR's by type / OS or whatever and would make it much easier to manage. the subfolders are available for most other catagories so i feel it should be added to this one as well.

    21 votes
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  20. Show The Chain of Expired/Superseded Updates in the Console

    When I search for a KB in the SCCM Console, there should be a tab, likely at the bottom pane of the console (e.g. a part of Summary, Deployment, Phased Deployments), that shows what updates a given KB superseded or what has superseded that KB. This is better than having to go to search this out on the web.

    13 votes
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