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  1. In the Office 365 Client Management console it would be very helpful if it would report which devices had a 32-bit versus a 64-bit install.

    In the Office 365 Client Management console it would be very helpful if it would report which devices had a 32-bit versus a 64-bit install.

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    • Migrate approval requests between applications

      Problem: When an application has "require approval" enabled we get a long list of users or devices where this application is approved for. But when I add a new application and delete the old, I loose all approvals! And the users need to request again.

      This is a problem in multiple cases:
      1) Example 1: We have an application in version 1.0.1 that and get a new version 1.0.2 I want to make a new application and test this. When it is tested I want to turn on "superceede" and then remove the old application. The license is still valid…

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      • Improvement of Application Delete check

        When you want to delete an application, here are the checks that is done :

        1.Number of dependent applications
        2.Number of active deployments
        3.Number of dependent task sequences
        4.Number of virtual environments
        5.number of settings

        That's is all good, but one point has been forgotten: Supersedence.

        Currently it is possible to delete an application even it is in supersedence chain. Which is not very good. If you let an applications in supersedece chain to get delete then in supersedece tab you have something like :

        ScopeId_xxxxxx/Application_xxxx

        And this confuses the client when it comes to install this application.

        Would be…

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        • merge source with update

          Servicing mode of Any package or application that are created like
          O365 Client to be patched or update thru an Software update that will modified the content (slipstream) with the latest version .
          like this we can use into an TS or any new Advertisement with the correct source uptodate.
          And spare bandwith and deployment time for be ready on User side (not creating an initial deployment that will be patched after by and Software update one) to achive the result of end user side to have the latest one.

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          • Allow dependency to not run if parent is already detected

            Add a checkbox to Deployment Type Dependency that will "Allow dependency to not run if the parent is already detected".

            In other words, if the parent Application is deployed to a client, but the parent App Detection is already satisfied (it's already installed), do not install the dependency app if the option is checked.

            This would be most useful in short-circuiting long dependency chains, where you don't need to install any prereqs for a dependency app because it is already installed.

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            • Pass Return Code Across Dependent Applications

              When installing an Application with dependencies, the ability to capture the dependent Apps return code and then perform a set of actions (run a custom script, additional child dependency, etc.) or have a series of extra settings that can be configured (wait until reboot/logon/additional action complete), would be very helpful.

              For example: AppA has a dependency that will require a reboot but it must be initiated by the user. The ability for the primary App to get that return code and then "Hold until reboot" would be very helpful.

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              • More robust control of system restart

                Now we have only two parameters for Restart behavior: time to show the first warning and time to show the 'always on top' notification. It would be better if we can configure some user-controllable options. E.g. possibility to postpone a reboot.

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                • Make it possible to disable device guard

                  Make it possible for the owners of a PC with Windows 10 Pro to disable device guard

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                  • Add data access/distribution settings options to app/package creation

                    It would be great to have the ability to check the appropriate data access/distribution setting options from the get-go rather than having to go into the properties of each app/package and checking the appropriate boxes. Just having the options available when you create the app/package would save time.

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                    • Pre-download content to cache for required app deployments asap and not wait for deadline

                      Required deployments of SWUpdates gets downloaded to clients ASAP, but required applications wait for the deadline to hit before downloading the content.
                      I would like the required application deployment to have the same option to pre-download ahead of the deadline. That way we can be positive the installation start at that time.

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                      • Program

                        A workflow system (tab) for handling application/package errors (i.e non-zero return codes) for example; I should be able to config a setting of if the package/program gets an exit code of 1025 then handle it particular way or reboot try again 1 more time.

                        Suggested options could be
                        - Reboot device, try again 1 more time (great for 1025 errors)
                        - E-mail support team X on X failure
                        - Execute package 'PackageID/ProgramID' then attempt 1 more time (great for clean up scripts)
                        - Add to collection X on Y error.

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                        • dynamic application install fails if an app fails

                          I have made a "function" that searches the SQL-database for applications which the computer will see as required in Software Center once installed. With the resulting list I create the variable needed to install these in the step "Install Applications" with the option "Install Application according to dynamic variable list".
                          With the option "If an application installation fails, continue installing other applications in the list" selected i see that the step fails to execute if an application does not have "Allow this application to be installed from the 'Install Application' task sequence action without being deployed".
                          The execution of the…

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                          • Detection rule use application source files

                            Sometimes you need to run an executable to detemine if the application is installed or not. For example: setup.exe /listinstalled.
                            today it is not possible to access the content location (mostly the cache directory) of the application.
                            Is it possible to allow access to the content location of the application in the detection rule?

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                            • Prevent canceling of installation in progress by PC restart.

                              In application model, if we install application to pc via SoftwareCenter then user can restart in any moment during the application installation.

                              User can not restart if the SCCM application is doing MSI installation, that is ok.

                              But if it is legacy setup.exe or just a script installation (powershell, dos-batch) of an SCCM application then user is not prevented to do a restart. So he is allowed to restart PC while the installation is in progress.

                              It is essential to have a setting wich prevent whole computer to be restarted till the application installation is finished. Maybe simmilar way how…

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                              • Deployment Type with version when auto creating DT

                                There are multiple places where a reference to an application is only with GUID and DT name. E.g. logs.
                                If the DT name had version number in the name, it would easy to see what application is referenced when you have more than one version of a product and thereby more applications.

                                When creating an application for a Windows Installer, it would be great to have the automatic DT creation process to include the version, if provided, in the DT name.

                                In addition, if the creation of a script installer DT could include the names and versions from the application…

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                                • Behaviour when deleting a deployment

                                  When deleting a deployment from the packages pane, we seem to be bounced to the deployment monitoring page.

                                  This makes no sense to me, especially when 9 times out of 10 I'm just going to head back to the package to re-create a deployment.

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                                  • Set printing default settings to "one page"

                                    Default settings for printing to "one page".

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                                    • Package creation empty Data Source (1706)

                                      When creating a new package you can browse to the installation file (UNC-path). When done the package has no Data Source information. Therefore you have to browse by tab Data Source to the source location(folder) again.

                                      In my opinion this is an unnecessary step. It should be very nice if this is solved.

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                                      • 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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                                        • Different detection methods for install and uninstall

                                          We need to be able to have different detection methods for install and uninstall. For large software we need to know that files x, y & z need to exist, shortcuts in the start menu and uninstall entry in the registry. That will be the install detection. All of this needs to be true. But for uninstall we need to know if any of those are still there. The differens is "and" (for install) and "or" (for uninstall).

                                          Detection should also be possible by a ps1-file in the source folder.

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