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  1. ability to modify the software center toast notications in configmgr as per the Organisation requirement

    Every organization will have their own way to convey the message to their end point users with Software updates/Application install or OSD upgrades.

    So Organization can be given opportunity to amend these notification s as per the requirement.

    can this be verified and implemented.

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  2. client push

    Add a possibility to start the client push over powershell remoting.

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  3. Limit the amount of devices or collections deploy to by role

    I would like to have a setting in each security role where the role would be limited to deploying anything out to a set number of devices or collections that have XX number of members. An example being, a help desk tech selects 500 computers and accidently runs the reboot client notification action, the number defined in their role would prevent them from deploying this action to anything more than 50 devices. This would act as another safe-guard for accidently deploying actions to multiple computers.

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  4. A select all and deselect all when setting security scopes

    We have over 200 security scopes. Some things, like ADRs, run and create the software update group with all security scopes assigned to that software update group and we have to manually uncheck every single security scope except the one we would like associated with the SUG. A select all and deselect all would speed this process up for us

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  5. Automatic cleanup in Deployment Packages

    It would be great to have the option to enable automatic cleanup of expired/superseeded updates that are in Deployment Packages. Some Deployment Packages grows very large if they are left unattended, for example patches for O365 are large and would be nice to have the option to remove these either while running the ADR or a Maintenance Task. A live example was when I was deploying the latest 2020-01 O365 patches the package was 15GB in size, after removing the past few months patches it shrunk to about 3GB in size.

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  6. Use SCCM Client Machine to manage PXE Content for OSD

    Currently 1E PXE lite client agent is used to manage the PXE Boot image for remote locations instead of downloading Boot Image from SCCM DP.
    Can you bring this feature in Endpoint Configuration Manager which saves huge cost for the company.

    3 votes
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  7. Install Behavior for Available Deployments force close applications

    Install Behavior for Available Deployments does not force close referenced applications.
    We should have the option so force close them like it happens on Required Deployments or -even better- provide a script to do the cleanup before the deployment runs.

    4 votes
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  8. Allow users to plan any deployment with a time picker

    Available, required, doesn't matter.
    Give users a "Plan" button, like we have with required deployments, and allow them to pick a time, and allow them to reboot after the install is done.
    Right now, the "Plan" button is only present on Required deployments with a deadline.
    Right now, the "Restart automatically my computer if needed" checkbox is only present if you choose "Outside my business hours".

    Yes, this is a three-for-one. Inspired by Brian Dam's tweet https://twitter.com/bdam555/status/1220469791284219904

    Use case 1: User has been instructed to install an available application, but is busy working. User plans the install for 11:30, whereā€¦

    22 votes
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  9. make child task sequences stand out in TS editor

    While editing a task sequence, it would he helpful if Child task sequences would stand out in the list on the left - either with a different icon, bold text (like folders), or both. Since a child TS is doing a lot more than one normal step would, it makes sense to make them stand out from other steps, so they're easier to find in a parent TS when needed.

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  10. Improve email application approvals

    Improve email application approvals to show the email address that get's the approval email after the deployment has been created. You can't see it in the deployment via GUI or via powershell. Also, please add the option to set the email via powershell (New-CMApplicationDeployment). We want to use this feature, but not having a way to automate it or report on our current deployments makes it sort of a non-starter as we are currently automating deployments.

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  11. Show the correct time zone with the snapshot date/time info

    When you select a deployment plan, you can see when the snapshot has been created. It would be nice to see in what time zone the info has been collected. Is it the local timezone, UTC, PST?

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  12. Binary differential replication column

    Software Library node - Software Updates - Deployment Packages:
    Would be nice to have a column so you can see at a glance which packages are enabled for binary differential replication.

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  13. Change "Maintenance Windows" Column from Yes/No to count

    We use 2-3 different maintenance windows, and it would be easier to check the count if the column stated the number of Maintenance Windows rather than Yes/no

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  14. User Shortcuts / user settings

    On our admin console for us to deploy, we have to open device collection ...scroll down to our "category" which ours starts with a "Z" then find the computer and scroll down again to add to our "Imaging" collection.

    Would be nice to have shortcut or "Favorite" collection(s) to quickly move between.

    3 votes
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  15. Desktop Analytics through SCCM

    Use the SCCM client to gather and collect the Desktop Analytics data and send it from the SCCM Server not from each individual workstation. I know there are workstations that are gapped from the internet but do have access to SCCM that now cannot get analytic data from for upgrades. This will also limit "chatter" on networks and streamline all communications from one central point.

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  16. Ability to run a collection sync automatically after a the limiting collection sync

    As it is possible to run ADRs after running a SUP sync, it should be possible to do it with collections.

    E.g.: you have a collection named "Workstations" and a collection named "Workstations | Windows 10". Instead of planning your schedule to sync first the "Workstations" and only after the "Workstations | Windows 10", there should be an option like "Run sync after sync of limiting collection". This assures that the collection gets updates after the first one is correctly updated.

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  17. Deployment Start/Deadline Column - Add UTC or Local after the time.

    Under the deployment start/deadline column, have the date/time set with a UTC or Local indication after the time. This would make it quicker and easier to understand the deadline.

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  18. Deploy Repair Action in Deployment Settings

    It would be great to have the option to deploy a Repair Action in the Deployment Settings within the Deploy Software Wizard. Purpose of this would be remediation of failed application installs. (eg force a repair script to run "required" on a collection of devices where standard deployment failed).

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  19. Deployment settings -- Required -- Deploy software ONLY to the user's primary device

    DEployment Settings -- Purpose: required -- [checkbox] Deploy software ONLY to the user's primary device.

    Please Please, we are managing software deployment on user centric approach, it is a nightmare to build a whole substructure of device collections to make the real deployment and then query for primary devices of this user collection. I t will help a lot on collection evaluation too and I bet it will improve the overall performance of sccm server. Of course it's always posible to make a new deployment as available to another collection of users if needed, or even included the mandatory collectionā€¦

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  20. right click on the collection to get the associated report.

    right click on the collection to get the associated report.

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