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  1. Clarify relationship between SC and SCCM

    List of discrepancies treating CM "Configuration Manager" different from DPM, SCOM, SCORCH, SCSM:
    - The SC Roadmap makes no mention of CM. http://download.microsoft.com/download/5/9/6/59602436-C9C5-48A1-B305-827654B9077B/System_Center_Roadmap_EN_US.pdf
    - All the SC components except for CM appear to be on the same SAC (Semi-Annual Channel) software release train schedule with two releases (1801 and 1807) to date. https://cloudblogs.microsoft.com/windowsserver/2018/07/24/system-center-1807-available-now/
    - The Microsoft Docs URL for CM does not include "system-center", whereas the other SC offerings do. e.g. https://docs.microsoft.com/system-center/scom/ vs https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/sccm

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  2. Add Secondary Site Code in Shared Distribution Points View

    When setting up Shared Distribution Points between a SCCM vNext (CB 1610) site and a CM07 hierarchy it would be helpful to include the Secondary Site Code in the Shared Distributions Points view under the Migration/Source Hierarchy node.

    In environments with large SCCM hierarchies (2800+ sites) being able to reference the site code/site name instead of just the server name in this view would be very helpful.

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  3. Conditional 'continue on error' in task sequence

    With a bare metal build if something fails I don't care, I can kick off the TS again.
    But in some situations (eg. when using USMT) if a build fails because one app didn't install it can be very difficult to recover from. In these situations I would like to continue on error to minimize any issues, so being able to 'conditionally' continue on error would be very nice indeed.

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  4. Need to be able to select a device group when scanning for updates

    Being able to select a device group when scanning for updates and only seeing updates that are missing from that group would be a huge help.
    currently the counts reflect the whole environment which is much less helpful.

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  5. Forward incoming http requests to the SUP to https when 'Require SSL communication to the WSUS server' is checked.

    Forward incoming client http requests to the SUP to https when 'Require SSL communication to the WSUS server' is checked.

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  6. MVP- Set-CMClientPushInstallation NTLM

    the Set-CMClientPushInstallation should have an option to set the Allow connection fallback to ntlm

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  7. "Size All Columns to Fit" as default

    It would be very helpful if the option "Size all columns to fit" (right click on title list e.g. Name) will be set as default.

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  8. I would like the start menu shortcut for software center on POSReady 2009 to work. We have POSReady 2009, which I believe is supported, and

    I would like the start menu shortcut for software center on POSReady 2009 to work. We have POSReady 2009, which I believe is supported, and the start menu .lnk for the Software Center shortcut is not working due to "softwarecenter:" being the target in the shortcut. When you try to launch software center from the shortcut, we receive the following error: "Unable to open this Internet Shortcut. The protocol "softwarecenter" does not have a registered program." I don't believe there is a "softwarecenter" file type. :)

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  9. Improve the Migration Wizard

    Selection Window should have a search filter like the normal console
    The Wizard Windows should be resizeable to see full names
    Possibility to add additional Colums in the selection (like PackageID)
    Delegation of Migration permissions should be possible

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  10. dynamic application install fails if an app fails

    I have made a "function" that searches the SQL-database for applications which the computer will see as required in Software Center once installed. With the resulting list I create the variable needed to install these in the step "Install Applications" with the option "Install Application according to dynamic variable list".
    With the option "If an application installation fails, continue installing other applications in the list" selected i see that the step fails to execute if an application does not have "Allow this application to be installed from the 'Install Application' task sequence action without being deployed".
    The execution of the…

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  11. clean software update groups

    Integrate the Clean Software Update Groups add-on into SCCM console.

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  12. Would like the ability to upgrade a Secondary Site instead of performing a recovery during hotfix installation or TAP to GA upgrade

    Would like the ability to upgrade a Secondary Site instead of performing a recovery during hotfix installation or TAP to GA upgrade.

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  13. Custom Discovery

    Ability to create a custom system discovery. EG for a 2nd domain to speed up discoveries for objects in that area as opposed to running a full scan every time to scan for all systems. Delta updates don't seem up to the job every time and we force it with a full scan which can take a while.

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  14. System up time column in Device Collection View

    Would be great if we could see the system boot time or how long the system has been up in the collection views. Hopefully this info could be gathered via the mechanism that is getting the current logged on user. An example where it would be useful is just after patching to confirm the devices have restarted.

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  15. Add "Referenced by Task Sequence" item to Boot Image Summary or Details tab

    The problem:
    When multiple admins are working on OSD Task Sequences, it is not obvious to see if a boot image is being called by a TS without going into the Properties of every single TS. This is exacerbated by WIMs created outside of SCCM, as is the case with MDT Boot images.

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    Add "Referenced by Task Sequence" item to Boot Image Summary or Details tab.

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  16. prerequisite

    If prerequisite checker fails with a warning there should be an option to continue with the upgrade anyway.

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  17. Loop Construct

    Are you able to create loop construct for Task Sequence? like reboot, check for network, if network is not available, shutdown, power on, check network...etc

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  18. Add Software Distribution Status report, as package has

    missing Software Distribution report that will show deployment status (same as Status of a specified package and program deployment report)

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  19. add selected items to existing device collection - Acknowledgment window

    When using "add selected items to existing device collection" option from a device , no confirmation or acknowledge window is shown.

    It would be great to display a pop up window with information like "machine added to XYZ collection

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  20. Elaborated Bandwidth Throttling

    Currently, we can configure 'time-based' bandwidth throttling, which means we can restrict content transfer for a particular time period and that will be applicable for all days (same). What if, I want to configure different throttling setting for weekends (or may be some other days), during which, there is less load on network and I can loosen up the restriction.

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