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  1. Software License Management - The ability to block application launches via SCCM

    A feature that allows for limiting launches of desired installed applications. This feature would assist in license management for software titles with concurrent usage limitations which do not have license management solutions.

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  2. 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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  3. 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

    8 votes
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  4. User notification for running executions

    To increase the user experience it would be great to show a notification during an application execution.
    So when we do required deployments or user installs/uninstalls/etc an application via IFX Appstore there should be an additional notification shown e.g as balloon tip.
    Users want to see if something happens on their clients and additionally have this information in place that they are aware not to shutdown/reboot the client or unplug network cable etc..

    8 votes
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  5. Update Notifications to Users for Application Approvals/Denials

    Currently, when users request an application through the Software Center, it will generate an email (if setup) allowing helpdesk to approve or deny the request. That feature works great and I think it is a good step forward. However, when the request is approved, no notification is sent back to the user. They would have to manually check the software center to see if the approval went through or if the system is still online outside of their defined business hours, it will automatically install. This is a poor experience from our standpoint as users tend to not notice theseā€¦

    8 votes
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  6. OS Build level requirement for deployment types

    When making a new application, it would be helpful to have more granularity in the choices for Windows 10 so that we could target particular builds or set a minimum. If I want an application to install on 1809 but not 1803 or older, this would be where I would want to set that.

    8 votes
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  7. Available of software download to users of Workgroup computers with Application Catalog sign-in

    Currently, workgroup client cannot download software if the application is deployed to user collection. Hope the subsequent release support workgroup client to download/install software based on user collection membership through Application Catalog sign-in or Software Center.

    7 votes
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  8. Allow changing an application's scheduled time and available or required

    With the application model we are no longer able to change the availability schedule or deadline after the application is created - or even expire it. The only way to stop a required application is to delete it, which purges the reporting data. We would like to see this changed so you are able change the deadline/avail time/or if the deployment is required or available.

    7 votes
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  9. Include friendly names for content IDs, Application IDs, etc. in log files

    Having only the internal IDs of objects in the logs causes a lot of extra work when tracing through a log file going back and forth to find out what an Id is in "human terms".

    It would be great if there was a friendly description included alongside the Id e.g. "Application not discovered. [AppDT Id: ScopeIdA0857DD4-CD56-4262-B209-7DC212F0E26B/DeploymentType1e8b52ad-60df-49f7-8d33-e18cefa2134d, (My Friendly App Name/My Friendly Deployment Name), Revision: 2]

    While I realize that the names are really metadata and subject to change, having them in the logs would greatly speed up troubleshooting at times.

    7 votes
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  10. Check if Application is installed before downloading whole package

    Check if Application is installed before downloading whole package. Currently if I wanted to install Office 365, Configuration Manager will download the whole 2.2 GB file before evaluated if it is already installed.

    7 votes
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  11. Office 365 Installer Wizard Change

    Office 365 Installer Wizard needs to add Uninstall Previous Office Versions feature for deployment option in XML file creation.

    7 votes
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  12. Allow API integration for application approval requests

    We would like to see a feature whereby the approvals workflow for applications can be handed off to an external system. For applications which require an approval or license acquisition workflow, capture the userID of the requestor and allow for some user-defined form fields to be shown to the end user.

    For example, let's say my end users wants Visio but this requires a puchase of an individual license before they can install it. The app portal should allow capture of some user-defined fields (office location, fiscal approver, etc.) and we should be able to pass this to an externalā€¦

    7 votes
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  13. Add all application information to a sql view

    We use in applications the field "Administrator comments" in General Information. I like to create a report with this information but cannot find a view. Please add this to a view or better create a view for all application informations. For packages there is already one also with the comment information.

    7 votes
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  14. Make version check more flexible in the detection method for Microsoft Store Apps

    When deploying an offline Microsoft Store Apps through SCCM, add an option to consider a version greater or equal to the one in the package to be installed in the detection method.

    This will make SCCM play nicely with the auto-update of modern apps.

    7 votes
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  15. Remember list of Application Catalog installed apps

    Add a new view to Application Catalog that would display the list of applications that the user has previously installed from the Application Catalog regardless of what machine that application has been installed to.

    Scenario here is that the user has been using her workstation for 3 years and during that time she installed 6 different applications from the Application Catalog. Then the user gets a new workstation with the default set of application. She could go to the Application Catalog and see all Apps that She has installed previously on his/her old workstation and install the same ones toā€¦

    7 votes
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  16. Software Center - Group Name of Applications

    Having the ability to make applications available under Applications Group Name and visually seeing the group name with the list of applications. Handy for departmental applications.

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  17. Diversify Windows 10 versions in the OS Condition

    Many of newer features, both SCCM and non-SCCM, require a minimum version of Windows 10. It would help a lot if they (1703, 1607, 1511, etc.) were listed on the attached screenshot. Perhaps even list LTSB vs CB/CBB on a different (higher) node as well.

    7 votes
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  18. Allow install and uninstall of applications in Application Group

    The TP 1905 Application Group allows to select multiple applications, but you can only install or uninstall the entire group and not individual applications.

    It would be neat to allow selecting whether those individual apps in the group should be installed or uninstalled. For e.g., in an app group for a specific user profile, I could deploy app1 as install, app2 as uninstall and app3 as install in that order.

    6 votes
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  19. Application uninstall with multiple deployment types

    Application uninstall should work for the applications created with multiple deployment types as well.

    6 votes
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  20. Export/Archive Apps with all Informations on Filesystem

    An option to Export Apps/Packages to Filesystem would be perfect. If i remove an SCCM App i can copy the Sources to my Archive on the Filesystem, but I loose the Information like Deployment Types, Description, Detection methods ans more.

    We have hundreds of Apps which need to be Archived manually.

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