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  1. At last - tell us at which computers an update needs to be deployed

    At the beginning of every hotfix or CU Publishing in the Internet, please start somewhat as follows:

    "This update Needs to be deployed to the following entities":
    CAS (yes/no)
    Admin console computers (yes/no)
    Primary Sites (yes/no)
    Secondary Sites (yes/no)
    Distribution Points (yes/no)
    Management Points (yes/no)
    Software Update Points (yes/no)

    Nowadays it is unbearable having an update news from you but no any clue where to install it!

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  2. Custom warning messages for high-impact task sequences not working

    In SCCM 1702 only the middle text field of "user notification message text" will be taken!

    7 votes
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  3. Support enabling App-V for Windows 10 Anniversary edition

    Now that App-V is included, it would be good if there was a way to automatically enable App-V in anniversary edition if an App-V application is deployed, or allow configuration using client settings

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  4. Fix Peer Cache limit to subnet

    Currently peer cache is still not a usable feature. We have found that all systems see themselves on the same subnet because of the Teredo Tunneling Adapter. They are all on the same IPv6 subnet. This has almost been found by a 3rd party vender (https://2pintsoftware.com/peer-cache-1806/). As Peer Cache is now a release feature and not pre-release, this should be fixed ASAP as it is a broken feature.

    7 votes
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  5. 1706 removed cut and paste from machine name on lower have of device display, restore this please

    1706 removed the copy and paste of the machine (in bold) in the lower part of the screen, was real handy to have that, please restore, please see attached file for more detailed.

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  6. 7 votes
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  7. updates and servicing

    The Administration > Cloud Services > Updates and Servicing deserves it's own blade in the console. Given that this is how Current Branch updates are delivered, this is an important piece and shouldn't be buried in the UI.

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  8. 7 votes
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  9. Correct technet guide about AlwaysOn

    The guid https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt651651.aspx is incorrect or missing some steps.

    1. It mentions Endpoints a few times, while it has meen listener. Listener is not the same as endoint . AONAG must have a listener and the listerner name must the provided as sql server name
    2. The port of listener must match the port of SQL Servers
    3. BEFORE adding the DB to AONAG (if the new server is different than current one), run the following:

    USE master

    ALTER DATABASE cm_XXX SET ENABLE_BROKER
    ALTER DATABASE cm_XXX SET TRUSTWORTHY ON;

    USE CM_XXX
    EXEC sp_changedbowner 'sa'

    4. After adding the DB toā€¦

    6 votes
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  10. SCEP: Option for admins to turn off scanning of Network Drives without adding exclusions

    I suggest a optional check box to disable the scanning in real-time of files on network drives. Other AV products have such functionality. This would be simpler and more fool proof than adding all network drives a company might have to their exclusion lists.

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  11. Software Catalog - New application notification

    It could be great to have a notification (for users I mean) when a new application or a new version of an application is published in the software Catalog.
    Underline new version or special icon visible in the catalog.
    Little notification through SCCM client.
    And what about RSS ?

    6 votes
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  12. Export / Import TS fails with Install SW Updates step (SCCM CB - 1606)

    If you have a TS with an Install Software Update step, the TS can not be exported and imported. The Import Wizard fails with a null pointer exception. After removing the Install Software Update step, the TS can be exporteted and imported. The same happens with the Import-CMTaskSequence Commandlet. Please fix this error.

    6 votes
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    1 comment  ·  Operating System Deployment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriateā€¦  ·  Admin →
  13. App Approval - Include User ā€œcommentsā€ in Email

    The new App Approval feature in 1810 is looking great. So we can build on integration with other services and service desk software it would be handy to include the users ā€œcommentā€ in the email body.
    Expanding on this and having the ability to add a ā€œcostā€ and ā€œbilling codeā€ field to the app request will enable the app procurement lifecycle to more streamlined.

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  14. Clients should automatically switch between SUPs / WSUS

    Boundary awareness for SUPs / WSUS

    Example:
    - Clients do not switch automatically to Secondary Site WSUS, if the Secondary Site was installed later as the Primary Site
    - Travellers / VPN connection within the company network
    - No automatic failback if Secondary Site server was done
    etc.

    see also MS Support Case 115121413489660

    6 votes
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  15. phased deployments for software updates

    Extend the Phased Deployments feature to include Software Updates if it is not already planned.

    6 votes
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  16. To be able to send wake up packet to a client from the admin console

    It would be useful to send a wake up packet to a client machine from the admin console to allow remote access if the machine has been turned off. This could be a check box option on the remote control screen. For example: "Send wake up if client is off"

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  17. Software Updates client download from Windows Update

    Add an option to software updates deployments to force targeted clients to always download update content from Microsoft Update (regardless of availability on a DP).

    6 votes
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  18. PXE affinity in Configmgr

    We have implemented Configuration Manager 2012 R2 SP1 CU1, We verified Management point affinity works however it doesnā€™t work for PXE and PXE point randomly selects any Management Point.

    We have a lot of firewalls and several MPs.

    I could see below mentioned article with a workaround for untrusted forest.
    https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/2858397
    System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Client PXE boot may fail if the Management Point is in an untrusted forest

    I could see similar not same feedback request
    https://configurationmanager.uservoice.com/forums/300492-ideas/suggestions/8417961-osd-should-not-connect-to-internet-only-manageme
    OSD should not connect to "Internet-only" Management Points

    It will be good idea to have PXE affinity like Management Point affinity

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  19. Add ability to Create CM Computer with SMBIOS GUID

    Add Ability to create a new Computer in ConfigMgr with New-CMComputer and use the SMBIOS GUID instead of MAC address.

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  20. SCUP support or integration in SCCM Current Branch with Windows Server 2016

    SCUP support or integration in SCCM Current Branch with Windows Server 2016

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