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  1. client logs email

    Have a client task in control panel applet to gather all client logs needed for troubleshooting and allow the logs to be emailed to a support person.

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      0 comments  ·  Troubleshooting & Support  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Choose subfolder when creating a new collection from the right-click menu

      When you use the right click menu to add a user or device to a new collection (which opens the wizard to create a new collection), it defaults to the root collection node. We manage our collections with multiple folders and sub-folders, and it would make management easier if we could change the location where the new collection will be created instead of tracking it down after creation and manually moving it to the desired location.

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        0 comments  ·  Collections  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • 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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        • I have a suggestion for the SMSSLP parameter and registry key.

          I was investigating the registry Key SMSSLP under HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\CCM.

          Most of my computers have a decommissioned Management Point in this Key. As far as I can tell this won’t have any effect. But this is confusing when troubleshooting client problems.

          After some experiments these are my conclusions:
          • The key is filled in when you use SMSMP=… as parameter for ccmsetup.exe.
          • The key is read when you start ccmsetup.exe and then added to the command line as SMSSLP=…
          • You can only change the key by adding SMSSLP=… yourself to the command line. (Or edit the registry of course.)

          …

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            1 comment  ·  Client Deployment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Provide Dynamic Application Install Support for task sequences for re-imaging

            Say you are re-imaging a machine which is assigned to multiple collections for applications which have been installed in the past.

            It would be nice to see a feature to find out why collections the computer is part of during the re-image to reinstall those applications.

            Otherwise you have to wait until the re-image has completed then allow the policies to kick in then they install which delays returning the machine to a user.

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              0 comments  ·  Operating System Deployment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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              • Non Matching Custom Port DP Sharing/Migration Support

                Would like to see the product support moving from a 2012 hierarchy which is using custom ports for client communication and IIS bindings, into a CB hierarchy that is using default ports. My understanding is that both environments need to match exactly from a port perspective and we have over 400 remote DP's that will need to be removed manually from SCCM 2012, reimaged and then redeployed as remote DP in CB all over slow links. We have no internet connectivity options for a cloud DP scenario in these location (like China). This will significantly delay our migration globally to…

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                • Run Scripts: Run multiple scripts concurrently in the same console

                  Often times I need to kick off multiple scripts at the same time/in the same time frame. Currently, that means I need multiple console sessions open to accomplish this.

                  It would be great if I could start multiple scripts in the same console.

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                  • Fix driver management!

                    When removing driver packages the drivers don't actually get deleted making it a pain to try and reimport and rebuild a driver package!!!

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                    • Software Center customization for USERS

                      I really like the recent improvements to customize and brand Software Center. However, it we are only able to target Computer collections. We have a need to be able to target a USER collection.

                      For example, we want our end-users to see a different Software Center then our Admin and Tech users.

                      In future development, could you consider expanding this option?.

                      Also, it would be nice to be able to differentiate applications deployed to Users vs. Computers from within Software Center. One thing I miss about the old Software Center is it only showed advertisements to Computers, and you had…

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                        1 comment  ·  Software Center  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • MAC os x 10.12

                        Add support to Mac OS X 10.12 Sierra

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                          0 comments  ·  Mobile Device Management  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Select modeled apps in Applications tab for Windows 10 VPN profile

                          This is a DCR proposed by a customer through a different channel that I'm porting here. The description provided is: "The current VPN Profile Applications tab [for Windows 10 VPN profiles] currently only allows an application file path and extension or a package family name for a universal app. It would be nice if there were an option to point to a list of modeled Applications in Configmgr that you could select. That way the Applications can be bound to currently managed Applications in ConfigMgr"

                          If this is important to you, please vote this up!

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                          • Dark Mode in Support Center

                            Please add a dark mode for Support Center for Configuration Manager :) https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/sccm/core/support/support-center

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                            • updates and servicing

                              show a progress bar for the download

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                                0 comments  ·  Role Based Access & Security  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Upgrading Secondary Site Servers to 1802 failed due to prereqs detection

                                At a customer I've updated the Primary Site Server to 1802, this went without problems. The customer has 7 sec.sites. From ConfigMgr Console I started the upgrade which failed. In ConfigMgrSetup.log it stated that the SQLSysClrTypes.msi failed to install (see attachment). This prerequisite was already installed on the server. Also the 'Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Management Object’ was already installed. Which eventually gave the same issue.
                                I've worked around the issue by removing the MSI Installer registrations of these 2 prereqs in the registry. The upgrade was now able to end successful.
                                Somehow the Upgrade sequence doesn't check if these…

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                                • Software Center: Show more details regarding package information

                                  Users are regularly informed via a pop-up that new software is available. If you then open the Software Center, you will see countless entries with status Installed or Available. However, it is not recognizable for the user whether a program listed is suitable for him, whether it represents a new version of a software already used by him or should not even be installed.
                                  It would be better to let the user know which new software is a new version of an already installed one and, moreover, what features this new software provides. Thus, a distinction for the user would…

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                                  • Duplicated entry "AND AND" text for Status Filter Rules - Write audit messages

                                    Please fix the text for Status Filter Rules on Write audit messsages to the site database AND AND specify...

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                                    • Allow to defer installation / update / whatever for X hours / days from the time a user first sees a notification

                                      Sometimes it's useful to allow a user who has been away for some time to defer an installation for the same amount of time (in days) that other users had (e.g. Win10 Feature Updates) rather than defer until a hard deadline. It would be great to specify that an installation or update could be deferred by the user for X amount of time since the first time they were actually notified. Perhaps as a bonus also have the ability to still have a hard deadline furhter in the future.

                                      e.g. Users have 2 weeks to install the feature update from…

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                                      • Show Operating System Caption in Device Columns

                                        Add a column of the OS instead of the less friendly display for the Device View.

                                        Basically - Show 'Windows 10 Enterprise 1803' instead of 'Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 10.0'

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                                        • Package creation empty Data Source (1706)

                                          When creating a new package you can browse to the installation file (UNC-path). When done the package has no Data Source information. Therefore you have to browse by tab Data Source to the source location(folder) again.

                                          In my opinion this is an unnecessary step. It should be very nice if this is solved.

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