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  1. relative time options for scheduled reports

    if you plan a report, e.g. "Antimalware overall status and history", to run every 1st day each month for example, you can only enter fixed dates for the report.
    There should be relative options like "first day of previous month" (see SCOM for good examples)

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    • It would be good to be able to trigger a subscription report on demand. For testing etc...

      It would be good to be able to trigger a subscription report on demand. For testing etc...

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      • Historical Client Connections - Management Point

        It would be great to be able to report on within SQL how many clients in total have connected to a Management Point/s.

        The scenario being for example, in a newly configured IBCM environment it would be nice to be able to report on how many clients in total have connected to one of the IBCM enabled MP's, business use being able to report on current uptake.

        Currently you can report on LastScan but that is unfortunately only taken as a current snapshot and data would change as clients move back and forth between Internet and Intranet networks.

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        • Windows 10 Dashboard - Include Windows 7 devices

          As we get closer to the EOL of Winodws 7, it would be cool to have another widget in the Windows 10 servicing dashboard that shows Win10 v Win7 usage and the EOL date. Its a small thing but some additional visibility like that could help kick some orgs in the rear to get going on the upgrade to Win10.

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          • Compliance tracking per system on a time series. Ideally you could set your aggregation interval, vendor, and update classification.

            Would like to have a Table with a Resource ID , timestamp , and compliance %, vendor and Update Classification. The table aggregation interval could be daily or weekly, or follow data warehouse sync. With a capture of system specific data we can build BI reports per system, and aggregate per customer groupings. This would be a win for executive level reporting to show how every month SCCM moves the enterprise to compliant, as compliance percent drops on 2nd Tuesday and move up throughout the month. Detail level data is needed to drive exceptions (read snowflakes) into standard best practices.

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            • Support for custom table synchronization into Data Warehouse

              Issue: Support for custom table synchronization into Data Warehouse

              Currently, although a method exists to extend tables that can be imported into the Data Warehouse, we learnt recently that this is not supported. We feel this represents a gap with the following impacts:
              - Not all tables from the SCCM database are currently synced into the DW. Even a common AI table like Install_Software_Data must be synced via this custom process. This is a table used heavily in AI based software title reporting and therefore a common addition to the DW.
              - Custom inventory tables – inventory extension/customization is a…

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              • call web reporting/deployment report from client or collection by rightclick

                call web reporting/deployment report from client or collection by rightclick

                Enable option to open report by rightclicking the target machine and viewing deployment webreport

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                • Does SCCM have capability to report which software has been installed by the users themselves using Software Center

                  I find this hard to believe that SCCM doesn’t have capability to report which software has been installed by the users themselves using Software Center

                  Trying to find out this report for specific PC, not for specific application

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                  • Hardware 01A - Summary of computers in a specific collection show logical drive space in GB but column header show MB

                    "Hardware 01A - Summary of computers in a specific collection" shows logical drive space in GB but column header show MB. Update OOB reports to match avail data in DB

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                    • Allow normal SQL queries instead of WQL

                      Writing queries requires using WQL which has a very stripped back feature set. Please allow normal SQL queries to be used.

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                      • FIX: Distribution Point Usage Summary Report is Empty

                        This report has no data:

                        Home > ConfigMgr_PS1 > Software Distribution - Content > Distribution point usage summary

                        Reason is the SMS_Distribution_Point_Monitoring component selects the last alphabetically stored and '*' separated MP name from registry key HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\SMS\DP - ManagementPoints. This happens to be a management point in our untrusted DMZ forest and our production forest distribution points can not access this DMZ forest management point on port 443 due to firewall rules.

                        When we rearrange the HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\SMS\DP - ManagementPoints value so it will reference a production forest management point as the last '*' separated entry, the distribution point usage summary…

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                        • Add a way to see what servers are core installation

                          Would be nice to be able to tell within the console, or via a collection which servers are installed as server core, or with desktop experience without jumping through hoops.

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                          • Add Software Distribution Status report, as package has

                            missing Software Distribution report that will show deployment status (same as Status of a specified package and program deployment report)

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                            • Need Client Data Sources reports that provide more detail than the Client Data Sources Dashboard

                              Ability to show client data sources used on specific deployments in Reporting would be very helpful. The Client Data Sources dashboard does not prove the granularity I'm looking for.

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                              • Windows AutoPilot Device Information (TP 1802)

                                It would be great if we could be a little more granular with this report and target it at a specific collection. I appreciate we can't add the device name into the report as it takes away the export to csv functionality but targeting a collection would help us more easily identify which machines we are importing into AutoPilot.

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                                • Reporting Subscriptions - Add Alerts if subscription fails

                                  Currently, there is no other way to check that report subscriptions have executed correctly but to go in the console and check the Status column for each subscription.

                                  It would be nice to add the possibility to create alerts on report subscription.

                                  Benefits:
                                  - admins & report users can be notified of reporting errors, without having to verify in the console
                                  - admins no longer miss these errors because they check the console only seldom
                                  - admins can take immediate action to investigate and fix the error

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                                  • shutdown computers Reports

                                    We have about 1200 computers, and would like to have a report to show the computers not shutdown after work duty

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                                    • client data source (Windows Update)

                                      Display "Microsoft Update" as data source.
                                      If you enable "fallback to Microsoft Update" for SUP deployment you cannot see this as data source. You can only see "Distribution Point", "Cloud Distribution Point", "BrachCache" and "Peer Cache"

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                                      • report broke in v1710

                                        v1710 issues with report "Hardware - Disk/Computers with low free disk space (less than specified MB free). Report name needs to reflect GB not MB. Which was changed in v1710

                                        Inventory default unit revision
                                        As devices now include hard drives with sizes in the gigabyte (GB), terabyte (TB) and larger scales, this release changes the default unit (SMS_Units) used in many views from megabytes (MB) to GB. For example, the v_gs_LogicalDisk.FreeSpace value now reports GB units.

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                                        • Expand Software Inventory to include Office 365 Add-ins

                                          Right now we have to use Office Telemetry to determine what Office 365 Add-ins are being used in our environment. We have a need to report on what add-ins are being used and to also be able to notify users who are using unapproved add-ins.

                                          Please add Office-addins as an additional class of software inventory in CM.

                                          Using Office Telemetry is overkill and the current process is very tedious. We are currently investigating the Git-Hub Get-OfficeAddins but feel that this level of inventory collection should be native to CM. In addition to collecting the add-in inventory data, some reports to…

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