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  1. Allow customer icons in software center for Package/Programs

    Split this item from a bigger umbrella item.
    This is to specify an icon per legacy package/program in the Software Center.

    123 votes
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      13 comments  ·  Application Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Auto uninstall application based on Software Metering useage

      Please add an option in the Application Model to auto uninstall the application after xx number of days. This could be linked to Software Metering. This would be extremely beneficial to manage applications for license reclamation as well as removing vulnerable applications from the environment.

      15 votes
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        0 comments  ·  Application Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Automatically Close

        Thank you for the Auto close of the executable specified on the install behavior, the problem I have is chrome.exe, aftre the application closes, it starts the install, if the user just starts it up again, it continues to run again, leaving 2 versions installed, chrome.exe, and new_chrome.exe, with the request to admin credentials to update, corrupting the installation

        Can we add to the Automatically close, keep closed until installation returns a Zero

        26 votes
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          0 comments  ·  Application Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • 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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            0 comments  ·  Application Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Enhance Phased Deployment for Applications

            TL;DR: Make Phased Deployments for Applications the same as Phased Deployments for Task Sequences where you can create up to 10 phases and manually initiate the second phase of deployment.

            Explanation:
            Currently in 1806 although you can create a phased deployment for an Application, you're limited in two key areas:

            1) You cannot manually create phases for an application
            2) You cannot manually begin the second phase of deployment for an application
            3) You are limited to 2 phases for an application

            In our environment we follow a controlled graceful deployment process where an Application Model application is deployed office-by-office…

            35 votes
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              1 comment  ·  Application Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Application Installation Program

              Currently when we want to run PowerShell commands in an ConfigMgr Application we need to wrap them in a script or run them with powershell.exe -command and make it a oneliner. This is because it's always triggered from cmd.exe.
              Would be nice to be able to choose to directly start PowerShell.exe and just run the PowerShell command.
              An example of what I'd like to achieve is to simply add that command in the "installation program" field.
              Add-WindowsCapability -Online -LimitAccess -Name Tools.Graphics.DirectX~~~~0.0.1.0 -Source .
              Currently we have to use this oneliner instead which is far more complex.
              Powershell.exe -NoLogo -NoProfile -NonInteractive…

              12 votes
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                2 comments  ·  Application Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Schedule Phased Deployments

                When setting up a normal (non-phased) deployment, you can schedule a date and time for the deployment to start.

                Having the same ability for phased deployments would be very handy!

                16 votes
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                  2 comments  ·  Application Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Phased Deployments - Reusable template

                  Provide a way for a template of settings to be stored and invoked for new phased deployments, so the same collections/settings do not have to be specified for new phased deployments.

                  4 votes
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                    1 comment  ·  Application Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • App Approval - Include User “comments” in Email

                    The new App Approval feature in 1810 is looking great. So we can build on integration with other services and service desk software it would be handy to include the users “comment” in the email body.
                    Expanding on this and having the ability to add a “cost” and “billing code” field to the app request will enable the app procurement lifecycle to more streamlined.

                    6 votes
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                      0 comments  ·  Application Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Please build an MSI wrapper into a console release.

                      Just to make like easier, why not build in an MSI wrapper tool into the console.

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                        1 comment  ·  Application Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • 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.

                        8 votes
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                          1 comment  ·  Application Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • SCCM How to MIGRATE Applications from one VMware SCCM 2012 R2 Server that is dying to a New VM ConfigMan 2012 R2 Server

                          I need to Move Applications or Migrate them from a dying VMware Server 2012 R2 to a newly built SCCM 2012 R2 VMware Server. Plain and simple, but no documentation is found.

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                            2 comments  ·  Application Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Defer/schedule install after application approval request is approved

                            Currently, if you deploy an application with "An administrator must approve a request for this application on the device" checked, and a user clicks the Request button for the application in Software Center, the application will begin installing immediately as soon as that request is approved.

                            I'd like to have the option to pop up a notification informing them that the request has been approved, with options to install now, remind later, or schedule the install for later.

                            5 votes
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                            • Allow Email Approval Requests to go to Manager / Owner / Support Contact

                              First off - Thank-you very much for the Email approval in CM 1810.
                              For the first improvement request, I'd like to request it be able to be sent to Manager or Application / Support owner already identified in the application.

                              These 3 options would cover nearly every workflow possibility instead of a hardcoded email address.

                              Usually you require permission from a BA or Business owner of the application, a Technical resource (Helpdesk, etc), or your Supervisor for an application. 2 of these items are already tracked in the application, and the third is (should) populated in AD for the requesting…

                              5 votes
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                              • Depend

                                Choose package for application Dependencies

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                                • Report Task Sequence Reference in Application Model

                                  Add a line item in relationship type for Task Sequence references

                                  9 votes
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                                  • SCCM Console: Add PackageID column in applications item view

                                    Get-CMApplication shows me a PackageID for my applications. In the SCCM Console in the application item view it is not selectable.

                                    10 votes
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                                    • Cleanup of MSfB Apps staled versions download by CM

                                      Right now when you setup the Microsoft Store for Business connector and when you approve apps in MSfB. CM downloads all new updates of this apps.

                                      After a while, the storage used by staled versions is quite huge.
                                      For example, if you approve 10 apps (especially Office Apps : Word, Excel, PowerPoint). If there are lots of updates on it, you can reach up to 40 GB of storage content after 2 years. Around 38GB are not used anymore and takes space on the site server.

                                      You should include an automatic cleanup process to delete old versions.

                                      Thanks

                                      5 votes
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                                      • Deploy Multiple Applications for a User Collection

                                        I have over 100 applications and I wanna deploy multiple applications for user collections. Is there any method for this?

                                        Thanks,

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                                        • Message notification

                                          You must consider allowing us customize message notification to users before installing or Uninstalling Application, Package. today we are use on this idea using VBS or PS which is no so convenience

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