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  1. 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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  2. Add some usefullness to the Asset Intelligence

    Provide some usefulness to create reports, pull uninstall information, possibly allow a simple right-click create uninstall package from software in the Inventoried Software List. Currently this is a mostly useless item as all it does is show the install count, does not even list the devices that have something installed.

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  3. 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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  4. Add column for devices that show C drive space remaining, or OS drive remaining space

    Having a column that shows C drive space remaining, or target the OS drive would be very helpful

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  5. Please add support for software metering of modern apps.

    As per article https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/configmgr/apps/deploy-use/monitor-app-usage-with-software-metering , monitoring of modern apps is not supported. Most likely because of the amount of simultaneous processes being launched. But there should be an easy way to work around this and still have some form of metering on modern apps.

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  6. Allow more protocol options for managing assets behind a home NAT firewall.

    Allow more protocol options for managing assets behind a home NAT firewall. This was always an issue for our organization (education/research) because of mobile devices. But these days (Covid, working from home) it has become even more common and still difficult to manage these remote computers effectively. How difficult would it be to create an established connection that the computer isolated behind a NAT firewall to the SCCM host so that we can communicate with them more easily. At this point I am even unable to tell what works and what doesn't. (Scripts don't seem to, Remote control doesn't, someā€¦

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  7. Make it easier to get Hardware and Software Inventory

    It should be much easier for getting inventory of hardware and software. There are so many good inventory tools out there and SCCM just fail on that part.

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  8. more granular control over client settings

    Would it be possible to add more granular control over client settings, for example by incorporating a GPO style Enabled, Disabled, Not Configured function. I particularly find multiple deployments of Computer Agent settings fiddly. Its not the end of the world, its just a bit clunky.

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  9. Possibility to add custom wmi classes

    Part of the functionality seems to already be in the system, when adding a new Hardware inventory class. The point being the custom class(es) should be replicated to all providers, included in the database, and backed up when running the built-in backup task. This is useful when extending the console and striving for full integration, including the possibility to save settings and configurations.

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  10. Asset Intelligence - inventoried Software Enhancment

    Im trying to use the report "License 15A ā€“ 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 underā€¦

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  11. User Device Affinity: Temporary Assignments

    We manage our systems using only usage based UDA. User defined and admin defined were not being updated regularly enough and our data got stale quickly.

    We have since change to usage only UDA. Our challenge here is new devices or loaner devices do not have the applications available to the users until they meet the usage threshold.

    A work-around that we have done is create a PS script to force a usage based UDA releationship between the user and the device. We assigned it to only our support staff, so users can't go installing apps on neighboring devices. Thisā€¦

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  12. More Device Top Level Segragation Options

    It would be great to have more top level device segregation options. Currently we create lower level collections based on names for various departments, all other segregations/collection memberships generally require hardware inventories to have been performed before they can be processed. If these are servers or critical systems it may be too late and they are added to inappropriate collection before they are added to the collections to exclude them. It would be good to be able to separate out devices at top level collections by boundary, subnet or IP range. In order for complete segregation, we are looking intoā€¦

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  13. Client uninstall and reinstall pop-up, add " Never show this msge again"

    When I choose to "Install Client" and then choose to "Uninstall Client" add an option to the pop-up prompt about networking traffic that I can select "Never Show This Again". I get this prompt EVER SINGLE TIME I uninstall / reinstall the client.

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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. Seperate removal of users and computers

    Currently the Delete Aged Discovery Data combines Users and Computers so they are tied to the same aging process for removal. My preference would be to have 1 week for disabled users and stick with our 180 days for computers. We are a fairly large company and go through a lot of users. So we end up with a lot of disabled users still in SCCM which makes finding information we need very tough. We have a lot of computers that go off line for a while so we don't want to delete them too soon since it is ourā€¦

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  17. Set Time Zone in Client Settings

    Setting of Time Zone in Client Settings (or for that matter, any "regional" based settings) as part of Client Settings would be very helpful. I've previous used Dynamic Variables in an OSD Task Sequence to set regional settings, but that only works where devices are built on that site. Having Client Settings applied to Device Collections that separate devices into regions would be awesome.

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  18. Create a new category for MUI / Language packs in asset intelligence

    In asset Intelligence, MUI for an office application belongs to the same category as the application itself. So, when you list applications per category, you will receive a lot of extra records related to MUI that are not really useful. (ea: E-Mail and collaboration will return entries like Office 2013 MUI) Assigning MUI to a specify category will ease filtering.

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  19. Include the default boundary group as an option in the "Client Data Sources" boundary group options.

    This would help discovery CM clients that might be showing up on new or poorly documented networks.

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  20. Instant Membership Updates

    When techs. add a machine to a collection for deployment, it takes a while for the machine to show up. The only way to speed up this process is to update the "All Systems" membership and the applicable membership of where the machine is. Can there be a way to make this process more responsive?

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