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  1. Warn when deployed application hasn't been uploaded to distributed points

    Suggestion: If you try to install an application that hasn't been distributed, the software center indicates "installing" with a spinning blue wheel. This unnecessarily trips up people new to SCCM and can make for a frustrating end user experience.

    Can the Management Console warn when you're trying to deploy an app that's not distributed?

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  2. Resource Explorer

    Can Resource Explorer be updated to include the device name of the object you are looking at in the title bar.

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  3. A where used tab for Operating Systems

    Can we have a where used tab in Operating System images and upgrades?

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  4. More incremental collection information be shown in console (version 2010+)

    Starting with ConfigMgr 2010 the functions of the CEviewer are being moved into the console. One thing that the old tool was useful for was quickly showing how many incremental collections were in in an environment and what their total runtime was. Since there are performance limits to incremental evaluation it would be helpful to show inexperienced admins that they might be running into trouble by having too many or poorly performing collections set this way. I suggest that functionality be added either to the user/device collections view to show if incremental is set or not for a collection and…

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  5. OneTrace log viewer: Monospaced fon like Courier New or Consola

    All the free "tail" tools use a monospaced font like Courier New or Consola. It is mandatory from my point of view to display correctly "tabulated" info.
    At the same time, an option should prevent removing leading spaces (same reason: get columns that look like columns)

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  6. Remote connection ability in Support Center One Trace

    Please include the functionality of Remote Connection in One Trace,
    In Enterprise support, most situations are that you need to read log files from remote clients.
    I understand that it can be a workload on the WAN link, but that is up to the admin's to decide in their own environment.

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  7. Support Center Log File Viewer - manage columns

    Hello,

    it seems its not possible to manage the columns. For example I don't need to see the column called "file name". This is possible in CMTrace.

    Thanks.

    MK

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  8. Hover over help, define and examples.

    In sections like Detection rule when using different operators like between, one of, none of. Provide formatting examples on hover for single and multiple entries.

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  9. Extensions for Windows Intune

    It should be possible that extensions for Windows Intune can be installed without adminrights while opening the Admin Console after the Extension is activated.

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  10. Linked Reports from within other reports - folder reference

    Microsoft reports that have other reports linked, don’t work anymore with our modified folder structure. So we applied changes to those MS reports. In this case we didn’t create our own report but modified the MS reports. -> links should be added like this: ..\subfolder\reportname, not using the complete hardcoded folder structure. That way – since the linked reports are always in the same folder or in the subfolder like in the default structure – all links will work no matter in which folder the report actually sits.

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  11. Conditional Access based on the latest Windows 10 build

    You should be able to create a conditional access rule that only the computers with the latest Windows 10 build can access corporate resources.

    The latest version is required because it might introduce new security features or some other functionality.

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  12. DCR: OSD Task Sequence - Create Baseline of existing TS and allow Remediation

    From my field experience I have seen many times OS Deployments which did not really succeed, because of Continue on error conditions. In most cases the reason was to not end up with systems staying in Provisioning Mode. I know some guys just "re-deploy" the TS with checks if everything was done properly. This brought up the idea - why not using Compliance Settings for this purpose? At least to check if the system meets the Desired Baseline. Everything needed should be stored in the Task Sequence anyway and it would allow a "Report" summary client side after Deployment.

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  13. Automatic refresh/update after you do "Update distribution point"

    When updating a package over "Update distribution point" we always have to click outside of the section/folder in order to get an updated status of the package we are updating. It would be nice to have it automatically refreshed only for that particular software.

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  14. Add Tenant ID and Service Instance to the Microsoft Intune Subscription View in Admin Console

    It is always hard to find tenantID, Onmicrosoft.com address and Service Instance when managing Intune in Hybrid.
    It would be of great help if we could get this information in the Microsoft Intune Subscription View in the ConfigMgr Admin Console

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  15. Display Security Scopes and Collections columns by default under Administrative Users

    Many organizations struggle a lot with the concepts in Role Based Administration. One of the things I see that helps them immensely to see how they've misapplied security is to simply turn on the Scopes and Collections column views under Administrative Users. While the Roles are shown by default, without the Scopes and Collections, there isn't enough context for them to understand what is actually set up.

    Please display the Security Scopes and Collections columns by default under the Administrative Users view in the ConfigMgr console. This will help people understand RBA at a glance much more easily.

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  16. Fix German translation for ‘compliance’

    When using the German version of the SCCM Console, Reports, Software Center or Control Panel Applet the word ‘compliance’ is translated with ‘Kompatibel’ which is the German word for ‘compatible’

    This doesn´t really make sense and should be translated with a better German Word like ‘Konformität’

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  17. Refresh Search New Collection

    when creating a new collection from a search result (ie. user/device). once the collection is created, the search should not be refreshed. as today, the search is cleared. if you have a custom search, you need to apply all filters or load the search again, and it can take time on large environments

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  18. Collection Configure Alerts

    Create a powershell to configure the alerts on a specific collection. like adding collection to EP dashboard and configure thresholds

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  19. PowerShell Cmdlet to collections & deployments for a computer

    Would be good to have a PowerShell CmdLet to get information on all collections and deployment for a computer is listed for.

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  20. Re-think task sequence policy download in OS

    Currently deployed task sequences create a lot of policy download and slow down the initialisation of a workstation. If they worked like in bootable media, or another way - I don't know if say downloading the TS policies as a zip would help?

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