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  1. MVP-Powershell for Adding EP collection to dashboard (UpdateVisibilityInEPDashBoard)

    add-CMCollectionToDashboard and Remove-CMCollectionFromDashboard would be great addition to the existing powershell so the UpdateVisibilityInEPDashBoard WMI method would not be required anymore

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  2. Provide cmdlet to get deployment status summarization statistics

    Need a cmdlet to gather/run a deployment status summarization. Providing the deployment statistics with a list of each device and its current state.

    In this way I could automate against which systems are currently in error/unknown. There is no simple way to do this outside of the GUI, and I may have dozens of deployments to verify against.

    I've seen some possibilities using SQL queries to join 3-4 tables together to pull this off, but it lacks message state value translations. The data coming back doesn't have meaning.

    Its simple... I need to get a list of devices that areā€¦

    4 votes
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  3. SMS_ConfigurationItemLatest.ObjectPath property is null

    Both the iResultObject from Get-CMConfigurationItem and the SMS_ConfigurationItemLatest object returned from a WMI query have a null value as the objectpath property.

    Current workaround is to make recursive queries on SMS_ObjectContainerNode to get the ObjectPath of these objects.

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  4. 4 votes
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  5. Client Messaging SDK: Parse client inventory messages to a local file for debug purposes

    If you play around with the possibility to send messages like inventory, ddr,... with the Microsoft.ConfigurationManagement.Messaging.dll it would be nice to write the message to a file on the lokal development system (for validation / verify purposes) instead of sending it over the wire to get the result.

    3 votes
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  6. Custom Key Value pair for all objects

    Add the capability of creating any number of custom key value pair instances with a unique property to differentiate between vendors / identities. For instance, let us be able to create instances in a class like SMS_ObjectCustomFields or something and associate them with an object, for instance Packages. This would for instance provide us with a "labeling" or categorization capability for objects like Packages, Configuration Items etc.
    Some requirements:
    - Unique identifier per identity / vendor
    - Maximum character length for Value property, 1024
    - Being able to associate the Key/Value pair with an object
    - Key property cannot beā€¦

    3 votes
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  7. Standardize package properties between SMS_TaskSequence_* SMSProviderObjects

    SMSTaskSequenceRunCommandLineAction uses PackageID
    SMSTaskSequenceInstallApplicationAction uses AppInfo (and ApplicationName?)
    SMSTaskSequenceApplyDriverPackageAction uses DriverPackageID
    SMSTaskSequenceApplyOperatingSystemAction uses ImagePackageID
    SMSTaskSequenceUpgradeOperatingSystemAction uses InstallPackageID

    While they are different objects and they do different things, shouldn't this be standardized across classes that can have content dependencies in a TS? This makes the data coming out of Get-CMTaskSequenceStep difficult to work with, as you have to keep a rolling library of properties to check for Package ID's.

    3 votes
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  8. Support Center Log File Viewer support same log files as CMTrace

    The CMTrace tool is able to parse non-SCCM log files (e.g. 1E's Nomad logs) to properly pick up timestamps, process ID's etc. It would be very helpful if this could be added to the Support Center/Support Center Log File Viewer. It seems

    3 votes
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  9. Make Get-CMPackage Return All Packages

    Currently, Get-CMPackage only returns ā€œordinary packagesā€, not software update packages or task sequence packages or other types. If you run the command in verbose mode, you can see the WQL query filters PackageType=0 and activity <>3.

    Documentation for this cmdlet states ā€œGet-CMPackage returns all packagesā€ and this is wrong. It returns all packages where type = 0. Can we please create PackageType as a parameter so all packages can be managed with one cmdlet?

    3 votes
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  10. Include an option to install OneTrace as part of the ConfigMgr Client install.

    Current Config Manager client install includes an option to deploy CMTrace along side the client. Please include an option to deploy OneTrace as well\instead.

    3 votes
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  11. New-CMOperatingSystemUpgradePackage need an Index switch

    New-CMOperatingSystemUpgradePackage need an Index switch. Unlike the wizard in the console where you can select a specific index to import, you cannot when using PowerShell. This is especially important when servicing the OS upgrade package via the Console.

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  12. Ability to take a screenshot of the usings desktop

    I'd like the ability for console to request the client to provide a screenshot of the desktop much like how the meraki agent works.

    3 votes
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  13. Predeclare devices with powershell

    It's could be great to add a powershell cmdlet to import devices, like Import-predeclaredDeivces -Type Android -EMEI 000000 -Description "User A"
    Or by importing a CSV :
    Import-predeclaredDeivces -Csv c:\import.csv

    3 votes
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  14. Ability to use ContentLibraryCleanupTool and ContentLibraryExplorer on Distribution Point in untrusted domain

    At the time you can only use ContentLibraryExplorer and ContentLibraryCleanupTool on DPs on same domain. It would be great that you could supply credentials to use these tools on DPs on untrusted domain.

    3 votes
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  15. Add a 'Dependency' Boolean property to SMS_TaskSequence_* SMSProviderObjects.

    Add a 'Dependency' Boolean property to the SMSTaskSequence* SMSProviderObjects that will settle whether or not any given step has resolved its content dependency. When you move Task Sequences between sites these dependencies aren't resolved and Task Sequence steps will reference content from your old site. This makes it hard to perform any kind of automated correction without writing very inefficient code.

    It doesn't have to be named 'Dependency' but Task Sequence SMSProviderObject that can have content dependency should also be able to tell you whether or not it's successfully resolved (mapped is maybe a better word? I don'tā€¦

    3 votes
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  16. Fix ContentLibraryCleanupTool's inability to run in several cases

    ContentLibraryCleanupTool should be updated to do the following two actions:
    1. Instead of failing when encountering non-installed pacakges, ContentLibraryCleanupTool should keep an array or list of in-progress and failed packages (anything "Not fully installed"), untarget those packages to the DP and wait until those removal messages have been processed by the DP, continue cleaning up the content library on said DP, then retarget all the packages in the array/list of packages when it is finished.
    2. Automatically double the wmi quota limit when encountering quota limit errors.

    Hardening this utility in this way will alleviate the manual tediousness of fixingā€¦

    3 votes
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  17. Wake on Lan feature that does not require deploying an application.

    I want a simple Wake on Lan tool on the SCCM console which does not require me to initiate it as part of a application or package deployment. I want an option available on the device collection level when, after selecting the device collection, is available upon right mouse clicking the collection. Perhaps this could go in the DEPLOY selection(to save on real estate) or its own option Wake On Lan.

    3 votes
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  18. Dashboards in general - provide the code to build the dashboard outside the console

    More and more dashboard are popping up in the Console.
    Please provide the code to build the same dashboard outside the console.
    Example Right click the dashboard and copy code or publish in the documentation.

    3 votes
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  19. Support Center Log Viewer - Select text within log entry

    Hi,
    in Log Viewer, there's no way to select a specific section of text. only options are to copy the entire line. in CMTrace32, it showed the entire entry in the bottom pane and I could select a portion of the entry, such as the IP address found '10.x.x.x'

    Could that be added to a future release?
    Great tool set.

    Thanks.

    Will

    3 votes
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  20. Make the Operations Manager Management Pack for Config Manager Upgradeable

    Operations Manager Managemen Packs are usually not upgradeable, because the Devs are doing breaking changes in almost every Version of the Management Pack.

    The Update Procedure will be: Removing all MPs & all Overrides, then reimporting all MPs and Overrides again.

    Please make the MP upgradeable!

    3 votes
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