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  1. Management Insight: Inventories approaching and violating max MIF size

    There's already a UVI for two to increase the default maximum MIF size. Regardless of the size this seems like an easy Management Insight win. Let me know if the existing limit is being violated or if some devices are starting to get close so I can investigate why. Obviously we need to determine which devices are in question.

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    • Change hard coded limit for HW inventory mif files.

      There is a hard limit of 50 MBs for Hardware inventory set within the data loader for MIF file. If you enabled AI classes to collect more data by SCCM, it is not unusual for these computers to hit this hard-coded limit. This causes an endless loop of resyncs being performed by SCCM clients. the resync then consumes network bandwidth and processing time on the client/MP/etc. It is not until it hit the Data loader that these MIF files are rejected and ultimately a resync occurs to start the whole process over. The hard code limes should be increased to…

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      • max mif size

        The Max Mif Size should be increased from 5MB to a default of 50 MB. We know that the average size is now more than default of 5 MB. Admin needs to increase it in order to ensure up-to-date inventory within SCCM.

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        • Remove the SMS_Unit qualifier for classes like v_gs_partition, as inventoried from win32_diskpartition

          Classes like v_gs_partition, as inventoried from win32_diskpartition may use a definition such as SMS_Unit ("KiloBytes") for certain properties.
          Block size for instance will then be reported as 0 even if there is an value like 512 hence all devices may report incorrectly 0 as block size.
          Removing the SMS_Unit for all those properties resolves that issue.
          The same also happens for e.g. win32_volume.

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          • Software-Inventory: Click on the Software to see where it is installed

            It would be nice to double-click on a inventoried Software to see on which Clients this Software is installed.

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            • Maximize the properties of a device collection or device

              Maximize the properties of a device collection or device in the console to full screen to see Deployments and Membership rules without scrolling.

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              • Device Collection - Size of Membership Rules frame

                Currently I can only see about two rules in this window part.
                Please make it much larger...

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                • Inventory printers (local and network)

                  It would be nice if there would be a report that shows all the current printers "attached" to a user profile (local and network). Without having to reside un custom SQL scripts or custom reports (for us the people that don't know scripting or SQL)

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                  • Connect Multiple SCCM environments to a single OMS instance

                    In an Enterprise environment where multiple SCCM instances exist for a single active directory domain, the ask is that the OMS instance for a particular tenant support data input from multiple SCCM instances (OMS Connectors).

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                    • Bring Desktop Analytics to Configuration Manager

                      Bring the full new Desktop Analytics to SCCM, at ignite it was presented and you can have it only trough the fast track channel, when we can have the full experience in SCCM that your be great also for the co-managed devices and maybe with a connector to Intune to have the Intune SA clients also in SCCM for an overview.

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                      • Scope Folders: Ability to hide folders to users by Scopes

                        The ability to make a Folder visible to people in the correct Security Scope. We can currently hide collections that are in the Folders, by using Scopes, but users see the folders still.

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                        • Add Win32_DeviceGuard WMI Class

                          Request to add the Win32_DeviceGuard WMI Class into Configuration Manager Hardware Inventory by default. This is a crucial WMI class that we can query Virtualization Based Security configurations on systems. Right now we have to manually add the class as described in the following blog:

                          https://cloudblogs.microsoft.com/enterprisemobility/2015/10/30/managing-windows-10-device-guard-with-configuration-manager/

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                          • store client boundary IDs in database

                            A client's last reported list of boundaries and boundary groups it was part of should be stored in the database. This will allow for collections and report built around clients within a boundary or boundary group.

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                            • filter Surface devices dashboard on specific collections

                              The new Surface devices dashboard looks great. It will be nice to custom it with specific collections like the office 365 client management dashboard

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                              • add email address in sccm with user name and pc name

                                add email address in sccm with user name and pc name

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                                • I would like to see more Compliance assisting tools like Nithins SCCM Client Tool incorporated into SCCM.

                                  Nithins tool allows you to turn on server services, fix wmi, run actions and fix issues, uninstall/reinstall client, ping devices, rerun advertisments, on several devices at once. Combines all of the tools you need for Compliance. Would be nice to not have to download other tolls for this.

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                                  • Inventory cellular Information

                                    Add the ability to collect hard inventory information from the cellular card on laptops.

                                    ICCID, IMEI & Phone Number.

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                                    • Asset Intelligence - inventoried Software Enhancment

                                      Im trying to use the report "License 15A – Third Party Software Reconciliation Report" to get lisence information and counts but there one issue I'm Facing . generating a report is mainly depending on the Product Name (PN). so i have to provide the same PN on the Excel Sheet for it to count. sometimes the PN contain Different version number or the architecture of the application which will make it the counting inaccurate since I have to add all the PN with version number in the excel sheet. it would be better to be able to compine these under…

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                                      • Add OS Information to General Information Area

                                        I think it would be nice if the General Information Area under the each asset could show the OS Version.

                                        See photo for details.

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                                        • Capture Cisco CDP and LLDP packets in SCCM reporting for asset tracking

                                          CDP and LLDP packets are generated by network switches and sent to clients to identify which port they are connected to. If the computer is on an enterprise wifi access point, it will capture which access point it is connected to. This data should be captured by SCCM so inventory reports can be run to get a PC's physical location in the network.

                                          This data can be captured with Wireshark, but if SCCM could capture these packets it would aid greatly in PC location and network troubleshooting since it tells you which switch and port number the computer is on.

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