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  1. Block DP reassignment if has been enabled as Pull Distribution Point

    While reassigning a Pull Distribution point from one site to another at times breaks, such as package data or status missing from sites. To avoid this scenario, we would recommend to have a validation point like few others which we have in queue(Already queued in v_MIG_MigratedDPs table or if it has roles more than DP like SUP or MP) There should be an additional validation if it's enabled as Pull DP, then console should not allow anyone to perform DP reassignment by showing error like "The DP you are trying to reassign has enabled with Pull DP, Try removing Pullā€¦

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    • "Enabled" Column Under Collection View "Deployments" Tab for Software Update Deployments

      It would be great to have an "Enabled" column for Software Update deployments under the Device Collection view's "Deployments" tab. Currently, the "Enabled" status is listed when viewing deployments under the Software Update Groups "Deployment" tab, but not the Device Collection "Deployment" tab. Being able to right-click toggle "Enable" / "Disable" for one or more deployments (like the Software Updates view) would also be appreciated.

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      • Search Feature for Membership Tab in Collection Properties

        We have a large number of clients and many Collections are setup to use Direct Membership rules. When in the Collection Properties, Memberships tab, when there are a lot of Direct Membership rules it can be difficult to find a specific entry if a change needs to be made. It would be nice if there was a Search feature in this window to make it easier to find a specific rule for cases where a rule may need to be removed.

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        • Include Community Templates Tab for community shared content

          Add a community tab in SCCM for adding publicly posted powershell script templates. The community tab can also host templates for publicly posted app deployments of non-paid software.

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          • Content Status

            The 'Content Status' node of the Monitoring workspace is a great place to get a quick look at what objects are not distributed properly.

            It would be great if we could trigger a content distribution directly from this node instead of having to navigate to the Application, Package, etc that needs attention.

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            • Increase block size for pulse mode (distribution point rate limit)

              Using pulse mode rate limit on a distribution point can enable a 2Mbps bandwidth cap. This is useful and it would be great if the block size limit of 256KB be increased to support higher thresholds.

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              • Global Search Bar

                Create a Search Bar that activates across all console panes to provide a quick search and drill through capability across all object types. For example, from the Assets and Compliance pane - search for "automatic client upgrade" and have it display a drill through link directly launch the Hierarchy Settings dialog box to display the pane where the setting resides.

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                • Toggle to show or hide disabled steps in a task sequence

                  I'm working with standardised task sequences where there are a whole bunch of disabled items. It would be nice to view just the enabled steps without having to remove all the disabled steps. I was thinking along the lines of a tick box toggle to show or hide disabled steps.
                  I know there are other UV requests for search within a TS, disabled steps could also be a criteria selection within that search as an alternative to my initial suggestion.

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                  • Bug report: task sequences previously viewed disappear after "view content status"

                    when viewing "references" of a task sequence, then following "view content status" for a package with < 100% compliance, and "redistributing" that package to whichever DP(s) have errors, and then going back to "software library" and viewing the others in the "references" tab for the same TS, the entire list of TSes in the previous place disappear

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                    • On windows 10 servicing page, allow us to click on expire and expire soon

                      On the windows 10 servicing home page, it would be very helpful if we could click on the expired and expire soon percentages and have it show us which computers meet those criteria. It would be much faster than having to go an run a report to get the same information we could get here.

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                      • Add an option to the search feature to include sub-folders.

                        The current search feature within the Admin Console only searches through the currently selected folder. Adding an option to allow sub-folders to be included in the search would make finding objects much more efficient.

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                        • SMS_SITE_SYSTEM_STATUS_SUMMARIZER

                          It would be nice if there would be an entry when the SMS_SITE_SYSTEM_STATUS_SUMMARIZER with the Reason why the Component Status changed?

                          For Example 'Component X changed to Warning because of reaching the defined Information Threshold'

                          The masterpiece would be to generate an Alert for this Events

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                          • In the Edit task sequence window include the step numbers.

                            When troubleshooting, the monitoring console shows the step number, but the sequence editor does not. Can we get the step numbers listed in the editor as well?

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                            • Console behavior after reconnecting to the network

                              After you reconnect to the network, the console stops to work correctly.
                              Some functions works without issues, other's don't, for example looking up a user in "assets and compliance", and clicking "Primary device" wont return the the actual device, but goes into "Devices" view displaying all the devices. Other functions may result in error messages. A simple restart of the console does fix this, not a big deal, but sometimes a bit of an annoyance if it happens when you creating a new deployment or doing some larger task.

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                              • For the Admin Console, a parameter to launch it targeting primary sites, so you can have icons for multiple primary's

                                At present, i can only launch the console and then 'Connect To a New Site' - not great if you want to automate launching the console to point to different primary's. You could have "C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Configuration Manager\AdminConsole\bin\Microsoft.ConfigurationManagement.exe" /target:"machine.fqnd.com"

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                                • Collection ribbon button grouping

                                  Change button grouping in the Collection ribbon, so Refresh is separated from Copy and Delete.

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                                  • Boundary Subnet Details

                                    Add the option to display CIDR and/or Subnet Mask details columns in defined Boundaries.

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                                    • Saved Searches - option to add to the Search Ribbon

                                      many times if we are working on some specific tasks we need to refresh the same searches often. It would be brilliant if we can pin them to the ribbon or if ribbon would have drop down list with favourite searches.

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                                      • CMPivot Web Portal

                                        We have a lot of people who would love to run queries against our systems (Desktop Support admins for example) that we do not give direct console access to. It would be super helpful to have a web-based interface for CMPivot to allow people an easy method to execute queries.

                                        In addition, a query builder like that of Azure Log Analytics would be helpful as well so we don't have to walk them thru how to write all there queries.

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                                        • Maintenance Windows using the option to fire on the last given day of a month (last monday, last friday, etc) are incorrectly scheduled

                                          Collection Properties > Maintenance Windows
                                          Create a new maintenance window.
                                          Set the maintenance window for Monthly, Recur every: The last day; where the day is the first day (not DATE) of the following month.
                                          Ie, Feb 1, 2019 is a Friday, so schedule for the last Friday of the month with an effective date of 1/1/2019
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                                          Turn on the UTC option and set the start and end time to 1:01 AM-3AM. Make sure your client is in UTC-X where X is large enough to cause the start time to be on the previous day. My client was in Centralā€¦

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