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  1. Why the clusters are added to the console? It is not posible to dont have it on the console?

    Why the clusters are added to the console? It is not possible to dont have it on the console?

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  2. Add the ability to elevate the User but, not in the System context.

    There should be a check box for User Based installations to elevate the user during the installation process. There may have to be something to disallow activity outside the installation process for security reasons. There is a problem getting user profile data to the user's profile AT INSTALLATION TIME and keeping uninstallation functionality. The user won't have rights to install the machine portion or uninstall the application without it, as a user based installation. Active Setup and working the default user profile are not great solutions for this and donā€™t populate the userā€™s profile running as local system at installationā€¦

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  3. Show the date released for software updates in Software Center

    The date released should be displayed in software center against each update. this feature was previously present, but not seen anymore.
    It is helpful to see the date released when troubleshooting is required.

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  4. In OS OSD launches to overide existing deployments

    In OS OSD launches to overide existing deployments - If you are blasting aware an OS why do you need to wait for a patching and application installs? This would speed up OSD testing.

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  6. A report to tell administrators when a new update is available through Updates and Servicing. Our console admins aren't too observant...

    A report or email notification to tell administrators when a new update is available through Updates and Servicing. Our console admins aren't too observant...

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  7. pending reboot

    can you implement a way to schedule restarts

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  8. I would be nice if in the Devices view there was an option to display the currently logged on user and the IP of the device

    I would be nice if in the Devices view there was an option to display the currently logged on user and the IP of the device so that I would not have to run a query all the time to get that information.

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  9. MVP - DCR wanted for server groups

    My customer has +_ 600 maintenance windows using the server grouping feature .

    Feature Request Nr1 : They use the node drain / node resume feature with PowerShell. They are still modifying and changing the script almost every week . That script is used for those 600 collections :

    a) a central repository/place to enter the script details and be able to reuse that for each server group collection like for power management custom templates .
    b) If they make a change in the ā€œcentralā€ PowerShell repository , it keeps history ( Like application revisions ) and replaces that automaticallyā€¦

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  10. Bigger fonts in compliance / remediation scripting window

    When writing scripts for compliance/remediation rules, the font size is tiny, with no way to adjust it. This makes finding critical marks such as closed quotes, very difficult. I realize copy and paste is available, but for quick one or two line powershell scripts, I really should be able to see what I am doing-- or at least have an option to resize the font.

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  11. Use the content library also for client cache

    Please bring the Content Library to the Client Cache. That would be nice to have in some cases only a sync Methode instead of downloading over BITS a kompressed file.

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  12. When deploying a task sequence from a collection: Don't clear the chosen collection!

    When right clicking a collection and choosing to deploy a task sequence to that collection, after the TS has been chosen the chosen collection is cleared.

    When one have made a conscious effort of what collection to deploy to, trust that the operator have made the right choice!

    Clearing the collection is a highly unwanted nanny state :(
    You might as well remove the possibility to deploy TS's via collections then :(

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  13. Integrate software updates "known issues" information into the SCCM.

    Make a way to inform a user when he deploys software updates that has known issues. So that is is more visible for the end user to know if security updates break things :)

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  14. WebApp

    It would be nice to be able to define the location a WebApp is placed. Similar to how GPO preferences, we should be able to choose the location such as start menu, desktop, or a folder within such locations.

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  15. Reword Dialog "Software changes must be applied to your computer after..."

    "Software changes must be applied to your computer after xx/xx/xxxx"

    The wording here is kind of awkward in this dialog box. Saying that the updates "must be applied after" hints that the user might have to apply these updates manually after the deadline. I've had calls from users wondering if we want them to do something after the deadline. I think the dialog's intention would be clearer if it said something like:

    "Software changes will automatically be applied to your computer after XX/XX/XXXX at XX:XX AM/PM"

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  16. Improve reliability and performance of Pull Distribution Points

    Pull DP's are a great idea, however they are quite error prone and often just stop working. Search in any Configuration Manager forum for Pull DP's and you will see the same thing over and over, which is they often get stuck at "downloading content" and the only way to rectify it is to uninstall/reinstall the pull DP.

    As I said, I really like the idea of Pull DP's. But I would like to see the product team spend some more time on them to really get them working as efficiently and effectively as possible.

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  17. browse registry

    Ability to browse registry when adding Registry Conditions in Task Sequence.

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  18. compliance badge for client

    When a user wants to know if their PC is 'compliant' then the Software Center 'compliance' tab confusingly doesn't relate to their actual compliance with software updates, its for an unused conditional access feature (or am I wrong and the only one confused by this.) users go to the compliance tab and think they are up to date. how can users know if they are patch 'compliant/?

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  19. I would like to seperate the roles for example DP and PXE should be two different roles.

    I would love to separate roles instead of having PXE embedded with the DP role they should be separate.

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  20. Deploy OSD from Software Center as Required TS

    When pushing OSD from Software Center it works ok if made Available but always fails if pushed as Required. Would like to see Software Center wait until ALL portions of the Policy are downloaded before allowing it to proceed or show in SC

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