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  1. Add Column in Package\Program\Deployments Tab to show assigned date and time

    Add Column in Package\Program\Deployments Tab to show assigned date and time, in order of time newest to latest if multiple schedules are shown.

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  2. Create a Program by Right-Clicking in Program List, present a drop down menu with actions

    After creating the initial program with the Create Program Wizard you should be able to right-click in the new list of programs (only 1 there initially) and get a drop down menu that has a "Create Program" item. This would avoid the extra mouse swipe to the ribbon to select that function, this would be more intuitive.

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  3. Create Program Wizard Dialogs should be stretchable so that they can be taller.

    Specifically the Requirements dialog in the wizard under platform requirements can vary in the number of Platforms displayed, if the dialog was expandable by dragging the corner or bottom down we could see more platforms AND is should remember the stretch so we don't have to do it every time.

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  4. Application Deployment Evaluation cycle (Automatically re-evaluate on required reboot)

    When staging an upgrade of a product using supersedence where an uninstall of the previous product is required, followed by a reboot (3010), before initiating the install of the new product I have found that the Application Model is not evaluating quick enough.

    I have observed that the superseded product's uninstallation has occurred, signaled a 3010 exit code, and the client's Restart Behavior schedules a reboot as expected. Even though a 3010 is indicated in Software Center, the Superseding deployment type attempts to run and fails due to a pending reboot. Once the pending reboot is satisfied by the Clientā€¦

    13 votes
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  5. App-v 5.1 apps blocked by applocker

    Having issues with app-v 5.1 apps when using SCCM as a managed installer. Any app-v 5.1 app deployed through the standard SCCM APP-V deployment process is blocked by applocker. MSI deployment are fine.

    8 votes
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  6. Deployment Style Templates

    Ability to save templates of deployment settings (required / hidden / asap ect. ).
    When deploying new software
    select software -> select collection -> select deployment style template -> done

    5 votes
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  7. Installation Priority

    I would love to be able to assign priority to items that are being or have been deployed. Similar to the idea of distribution priority. This would ideally be an option for anything deployable, such as software updates, task sequences, and/or applications.

    I do a lot of testing. We have various things deployed to collections that computers will always be a part of. It's very frustrating to get stuck behind a string of security updates when I am rebuilding a machine to test it fresh. It would be nice to attach a higher priority to an item so it willā€¦

    44 votes
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  8. Deployment's schedule

    We would like to be able to reschedule a deployment.

    Currently the schedule of an application's deployment cannot be changed. Deployment Start Time will remain the same even if the date was previously changed in the Scheduling tab.
    The only option to reschedule is to delete the old deployment first and afterwards create a new one.

    2 votes
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  9. Application deployment pre-approval

    Currently, if I deploy an application with the "requires administrative approval" any and all requests for that deployment require an approval.

    It would be great to be able to "pre-approve" users during the deployment wizard, so that a senior help desk technician or key application users (for example) can be pre-approved to install software, while other users in the same collection might be required to formally request that software.

    Also, it seems strange that if I deploy software with "requires administrator approval" to a collection that I am in, I need to request, and then approve, my own application request.

    8 votes
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  10. Add an Application Deployment "End" time

    It would be nice to be able to set an "End" time on an application deployment to help reduce some of the maintenance. For instance, if I have App.v1, being superseded by App.v2 I'd like to be able to set the App.v1 deployments to "End" or "Expire" at "X" time which would hopefully remove them as well, reducing the "busy work" associated with that process.

    It would also help automate a workflow that requires me to deploy an application from X date to Y date, then remove it after that.

    6 votes
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  11. option to create folders and collections within deployment window

    Add the option to create folders and collections when within the deployment window or applications, packages or task sequences.

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  12. Add grace period to delay detection method for installers that exit too quickly

    Many application installers spawn child processed and then exit before actually finishing, causing Detection Method to fail. The solution widely used right now is to wrap the installer in a script and use some kind of "sleep" function. It would useful to have an optional parameter on the "detection method" tab to delay the detection check for up to 'x' seconds/minutes after the installer exits.

    Note: we can sort of do this now by forcing a reboot after the installer exits; the computer will restart and run detection check afterwards, but this just leads to a lot of longer installsā€¦

    50 votes
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  13. Administrator approval requirement visibility in console

    Please add new column in deployment view of the application and in deployment view in monitoring, showing if this deployment is under approval or not, now we need to open deployment properties to check this.

    2 votes
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  14. Progressbar/message on logon screen during application deployment

    When deploying applications with "when no user is logged on", the user doesn't know what's happening or when it's done. This is a big issue with time-consuming deployments, ex. Office.

    We need an option to display a progressbar/message to inform the user that Application X is being installed and that they should not log in until this Message dissapears. The Message should be customizable.

    The progressbar/Message should also be shown if they log in and out, in case someone tries to use it and logs out because Application Y didn't work (while X being upgraded)

    2 votes
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  15. High Risk Deployment Configuration for applications

    It would great to see the feature where collections above a certain number of members are hidden made available to the application deployment wizard, rather than just task sequences.

    While applixation deployment may not be as high a risk, I'm sure it would provide a lot more reassurance for users new to SCCM and the application deployment process.

    20 votes
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  16. Central maintenance of custom exit codes required.

    Central maintenance of custom exit codes required.
    When using wrappers, exit / return codes must be entered in each application. This is too cumbersome and error-prone.

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  17. Office 365 Client Management

    The opportunity to create an Office 365 Package out of the Console is great, but it does not work as expected, I got 2 issues:
    1. I assume the language detection within the wizard is keyboard layout based. In my case de-CH, thus it will add de-CH to the configuration XML, which will fail, because there is nod de-CH Office.
    2. If I like to manage the language, the console crashes with an error (Attachment).
    Besides this, this is a nice addition to the console!

    4 votes
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  18. Delay detection method after application deployment with suppressed reboot

    Whenever you suppress reboot for an application deployment by changing it to "no action" or changing 3010 to "success (no reboot)" (poor man solution for us without approved maintenance windows), the deployment rules are run immediately which will fail when it's ex. a Windows hotfix deployment which only updates the files at restart.

    It would be great to have an option to suppress reboot for an application without maintenance windows, while making the detection method wait until next restart like it does when using restart countdown.

    10 votes
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  19. PowerShell script package deployment

    There should be an option for PS script in both Package and Application deployment so I don't have to create a batch file to execute an PS script with Bypass, Unrestricted etc. In the same way there's an option in OSD Task Sequence.

    11 votes
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  20. Add a application deployment type "Default" along side "Available" and "Required"

    Applications deployed through configuration manger can be configured to be available (in which case, the user must act to install the app, but the user can also remove and install at their convienence) or required (installed and enforced at every deployment reevaluation period).
    there is a missing category for applications that should be installed (or removed) without user intervention at a specific deadline time, but that install or removal should not be enforced.
    consider an application that is part of the standard software load of the organization, but users are permitted to remove it if they prefer to work withoutā€¦

    3 votes
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