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  1. Hotfix Rollback Option for the Microsoft SCCM CB Hotfixes Releases

    Hello: Microsoft release monthly updates for Microsoft SCCM Current Branch and sometime hotfixes. The hotfix rollback installation for Microsoft SCCM is not straight forward because Microsoft SCCM CB hotfixes installation has own process and procedures which executed in the backend. So it better to have an option provided to rollback the Hotfix.. Ex: KB4339794....

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      0 comments  ·  Setup and Server Infrastructure  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Server Reboot Sequence

      We have very custom servers and I am using Maintenance Windows to control these Reboots. I would love to see where we can control reboots on a server...For example, we reboot a server wait for it to come back up before second server gets rebooted.

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        1 comment  ·  Software Updates  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Automatically update software update groups when updates are superseded

        It would be nice if SCCM automatically removed superseded updates from Software Update Groups and replaced them with the superseding update. I can see the supersedence trail for each update, so SCCM can tell me the KB number of an new update that supersedes a previous update, now just make the swap!

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        • SU download from MS for DA/VPN computers only (rest via DP)

          The 1806 feature to download from MS directly is great. But once the SU is downloaded it won't work anymore. Would like to have the option to deploy in different ways (DA clients to pull from MS, on site clients from DP).

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          • Missing option to create folders in Scripts area

            There is no option to create a folder in the "Scripts" area, but in the security role permission we can allow or deny creating folders for "SMS Scripts".

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            • Aditional Task Sequence Steps - Add to AD Group, Move OU, Powershell run As

              Aditional task sequence step to device to AD Group(s)
              aditional task Sequence step to move device to an OU
              Add Run As Account Option to Powershell Command TS Step.

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                0 comments  ·  Operating System Deployment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Support wake up clients via wireless networks (WoWLAN)

                It would be great if ConfigMgr would support waking up clients which are connected to wireless networks and support wake on WLAN (WoWLAN) (in all scenarios where ConfigMgr todays supports already WoLAN). I heard rumors that this works already today (?) because the same kind of wake up packages are used by WoLAN and WoWLAN (?) but this scenario is at least still documented as unsupported, see

                https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/sccm/core/clients/deploy/plan/plan-wake-up-clients

                I would appreciate a hint if this might work really already today. My customer would love to evaluate/use it today.

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                  0 comments  ·  Application Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Alert Notification during site backup

                  Stop subscriptions and notifications during backup. For example do not alert on unhealthy role because they are stopped by backup task.

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                  • Supported Move OU step in task Sequence

                    A supported step to reassign a OU in a task sequence instead of having to rely on vbscripts or powershell scripts to perform this function. Seems this could be based off the network settings step easy.

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                      0 comments  ·  Operating System Deployment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Add a priory order option to Compliance Items 'settings'.

                      Add a priory order option to Compliance Items 'settings'. Currently you can have multiple settings but you don;t know in which order they process. if you have 'setting 1' dependent on 'setting 2' you can't specify the order in which they process. Same might go for Baselines but that not my current need.

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                      • Add the ability to run Software Updates with a Stand-Alone Media

                        Please add the ability to run software updates with a stand-alone media. This would allow us to add software updates to our reference images without having to use PXE.

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                          0 comments  ·  Operating System Deployment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • CM Messaging SDK Documentation shouldn't be a .chm help file AND...

                          The docs that exist for the CM Messaging (note, the messaging SDK is not a part of the larger CM SDK docs here https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh442686(v=cmsdk.16).aspx) is currently a .chm Help file, which is lovably nostalgic.

                          However it doesn't do justice to the power of the SDK. For instance, Discovery and hardware inventory are barely covered in the SDK docs. I'm troubleshooting an issue now with the Messaging SDK in which a fake CM Client appears with Windows 6.2 NT Workstation, even though it is a fully patched Win10 machine. Weird stuff.

                          Anyway, it would be great if the docs were…

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                          • Allow System Restart on VDI clients like Amazon Workspaces

                            Please add some kind of registry setting that will override default behavior of Software Center.

                            Users can't remove/suppress the reboot notification or perform the restart by clicking the "Restart" button. The users just get an error about "Insufficient Permission for System Restart".

                            The users can just Go to "Start"-> Click "Shutdown" instead. It seems weird that this cannot be suppress somehow.

                            /Peter Selch Dahl
                            Azure MVP

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                            • Fix offline servicing so it doesn't show unapplicable updates

                              Whenever I use offline servicing to inject updates into a .wim, it always shows updates that I have previously tried to inject that have not been applicable.

                              It would be much better if it would properly scan and record what updates were previously unapplicable and not show you them anymore.

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                                0 comments  ·  Operating System Deployment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Image Offline update status shows Installed where update is APPLICABILITY_CHECK_NOT_SUPPORTED

                                When updating an image offline, some updates are shown as APPLICABILITY_CHECK_NOT_SUPPORTED in the offlineservicing.log and are skipped. However, they are shown as Installed in the console. This is confusing and should be corrected

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                                  0 comments  ·  Operating System Deployment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • New Software Center: Hide already installed packages (not only applications)

                                  In the 1802 release, the option to hide already installed software was added but only for applications, not packages.
                                  It'd be a good idea to hide already installed packages, in order to keep the software center easier to the end user understand what still need to be installed.
                                  Thanks in advance.

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                                  • Windows feature update with latest windows cummulative Update

                                    Provide the feature updates to newer windows version including the latest Windows CU.
                                    Currently the upgrade to 1803 is done to the RTM version. Thus already solved Windows bugs appear (e.g. low disk space, additional drive letter).
                                    When upgrading with the latest CU, these issues dont happen.
                                    TaskSequence is no option also the installation of the CU afterwards as the bug have raised before.
                                    The opened support case was closed with the information to post the DCR here.

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                                    • Intune Hybrid User Affinity w/ 2FA and Apple DEP

                                      Right now there is no way to assign user affinity to a device procured through Apple DEP with Microsoft MFA enabled.

                                      There is a workaround on the Intune standalone where it pushes the company portal app then the user signs in, but on the Hybrid side we cannot accomplish this and must resort to No Device Affinity profiles.

                                      Having the option of "Optional User Affinity" would work as we could just skip past the Apple Configuration piece that doesn't work with MFA but accomplish the same thing by signing into the Company Portal after the fact (which doesn't work when…

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                                        0 comments  ·  Mobile Device Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Fix OSD Re-run Behavior

                                        Consider the following...

                                        You Deploy an OSD TS to a Lab and the Lab images Successfully. Next year you wish to Refresh that same Lab. You deploy this TS to the lab with the default 'Re-run Behavior' and it immediately shows as Successful because it was run before. You do another schedule and switch the 'rerun behavior' to 'Always rerun.' Lab images, grabs policy, images, grabs policy, images.........

                                        This seems like a huge flaw to me especially for those environments that Refresh certain Labs annually (K-12, Education). I'll now have to remember each Summer to either create a new TS…

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                                          0 comments  ·  Operating System Deployment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • More control of the Software Center

                                          Give us the possibility to
                                          a) do a fine configuration centrally of the SW Center
                                          e.g. sorting order, list view, filters, etc.
                                          b) keep users settings of the SW Center
                                          e.g. list view, sorting, tabs
                                          c) provide more detail status
                                          e.g. why "Waiting to install" ?

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