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  1. Copy Administrative Categories from one application to another

    Would love to be able to copy Administrative Categories from one application to another. My org uses these A LOT and it is cumbersome to go through a long list of checkboxes to apply them all to a new application. A way to copy them would save quite a bit of time and would reduce errors.

    The list can be copied from the General Information tab, could that be field changed to an input field for copy/paste? Maybe a button for "Copy From Another Application" could be there that would let you choose a source application?

    3 votes
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  2. Install Behavior not met not shown as Error in Monitoring

    The ability to use Install Behavior for Applications that an Executable must be closed is great.
    But in Monitoring the Application Deployment shows as an Error if the Executable was running when the Application tried to install itself. In the Error Description it states ā€œOne or more processes are running and prevent enforcement actionā€
    Why canā€™t it be shown under Requirements Not Met or a new Category but not as an Error? I donā€™t see it as an error and so a lot of Deployments show tons of Errors, that are not Errors, only because the Application is waiting forā€¦

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  4. Install Behavior prompt not showing in front of Software Center

    When using the "Install Behavior" options on a deployment type for an application, the prompt to close the applications does not come to the front of the software center and to the center of the end users attention, please can you fix this?

    3 votes
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  5. Deploy Repair Action in Deployment Settings

    It would be great to have the option to deploy a Repair Action in the Deployment Settings within the Deploy Software Wizard. Purpose of this would be remediation of failed application installs. (eg force a repair script to run "required" on a collection of devices where standard deployment failed).

    10 votes
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  6. Request modification so that we can have both a simulated and an actual deployment active on the same collection concurrently.

    Request modification so that we can have both a simulated and an actual deployment active on the same collection concurrently.

    1 vote
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  7. allow app-v client configuraiton and enablement in SCCM Client Settings

    Add administration of app-v client settings inside of sccm client settings.

    4 votes
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  8. Application dependency to upgraded application

    Application dependency is causing issues in the following scenario.

    "MainApp Addon 1.0" has a dependency on either "MainApp 1.0" or "MainApp 1.1".
    MainApp 1.1 superseeds MainApp 1.0 with uninstall checkbox.
    Both "MainApp 1.0" and "MainApp Addon 1.0" is installed on computer.
    When trying to update "MainApp 1.0" to "MainApp 1.1" the log "AppIntentEval.log" will spit out errors and app upgrade will not occur.

    Also new computers will have issues trying to install "MainApp 1.0" and "MainApp Addon 1.0".

    This can cause issues in upgrade scenarios of application and workarounds that needs to be created.

    0 votes
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  9. Improve email application approvals

    Improve email application approvals to show the email address that get's the approval email after the deployment has been created. You can't see it in the deployment via GUI or via powershell. Also, please add the option to set the email via powershell (New-CMApplicationDeployment). We want to use this feature, but not having a way to automate it or report on our current deployments makes it sort of a non-starter as we are currently automating deployments.

    6 votes
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  10. Show application icon rather than generic icon in console

    If an icon has been assigned to an app, display it in the application node rather than the generic icon.

    2 votes
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  11. Better Integration with AppV AutoCleanUp

    At present, if an AppV has been only published to one user, or globally for the machine, and the AppV setting 'AutoCleanUp' has been enabled, when the AppV is removed it is 'Unpublished' by the CCM client but removed by the 'AutoCleanUp' process meaning the subsequent 'Removal' command from the CCM client fails and Software Center hence reports the removal as a Fail.

    This needs to be addressed.

    1 vote
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  12. 3 votes
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  13. MVP-Microsoft Edge Management

    The Microsoft Edge Management - create app, should allow the following:
    1- add option for the folder creation, not everyone wants to have the version as separated folder
    2- add option to add version to the app name
    3- software center should be populated, including icon
    4- uninstall program should be filled up

    5 votes
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  14. Deployment prerequisites e.g. check for pending reboot

    I would like to see options to have the ConfigMgr client check for prerequisite.
    E.g. pending reboot.
    I am about to deploy Office 2019, at the silent setup fails if there is a pending reboot.
    If the client could check for pending reboots before running a deployed installation, it would result in fewer failures.
    If a prerequisite is not met, the client should move on to other deployments and return to the first, rechecking the prerequisites.
    If the prerequisite is "no pending reboots", the client should wait till a reboot has been made.

    Other prerequisites could be battery level, connectionā€¦

    6 votes
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  15. Add "Remove Application" task to a task sequence

    There is a "Install Software" option in the drop down list when one creates a task sequence. It will be nice if there is also a "Remove Software" option in the drop down list too. While it is possible to just deploy to uninstall just one MSI application, it will be nice if one can uninstall multiple MSI application in a task sequence.

    1 vote
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  16. Install Behavior for Available Deployments force close applications

    Install Behavior for Available Deployments does not force close referenced applications.
    We should have the option so force close them like it happens on Required Deployments or -even better- provide a script to do the cleanup before the deployment runs.

    4 votes
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  17. Intergrat PowerShell App Deployment Toolkit in System Center Configuration Manager

    It would be nice to have the App Deployment Toolkit Intergrated When deploying software.
    So that we can have a nice popups like in the App Deployment Toolkit.

    1 vote
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  18. Web application shortcut location

    When creating a web application, it would be great if we could choose the location it appears rather than just the program menu.

    3 votes
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  19. Add a Date/Timestamp to an application when it's marked Retired

    I would like to be able to see a "retired on" date for applications that are marked retired. This way if I see that an app was marked retired 3 or 6 months ago, we could work through and delete these from SCCM. Right now, there's not a good way to tell when an application was marked retired. If I'm wrong, please let me know! :)

    4 votes
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  20. Application request email to use Givenname and Surname from Active Directory

    Would be nice if the email sent to the one approving the request could fetch the GivenName from maybe Active Directory if you have this possibility, so instead of, or make a choice between the two:

    USERNAME (Domain\Username) Would like to install APPXXXX On device with title CNDXXXXXX.

    Could be:

    Givenname Surname (Domain\Username) Would like to install APPXXXX On device with title CNDXXXXXX.

    The reason?
    In my organisation, i would like some application request the be approved by persons, which might not always be able to check which user is behind a specific username, and only knows them by theirā€¦

    4 votes
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