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  1. Persist console backward and forward data with Recent Searches

    Usually we search for objects and navigate away to a different node. we can use the backward button to comeback to that node but not to the searched items. We can use the Recent Searches to search for the same items. However it would be better if we can integrate the recent searches as well with the backward and forward buttons.

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  2. Make ConfigMgr work with Autopilot and Enrollment Status Page (ESP)

    When deploying a device using Autopilot, the Enrollment Status Page (ESP) is used to prevent access to the desktop until the device provisioning tasks are complete. But ConfigMgr doesn't integrate with the ESP, so there's no way to wait for packages, apps, or task sequences - the user doesn't know when the process is done. Add that integration.

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  4. Wildcards can not be used when configuring Excluded Processes in Exclusion Settings in the anti-malware policy

    Wildcards can not be used when configuring Excluded Processes in Exclusion Settings in the anti-malware policy.
    Since it is judged as an invalid character string, please add a function so that it can be used.

    With Windows Defender alone, you can use wildcards for process exclusion.

    Use wildcards in the process exclusion list
    https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/security/threat-protection/windows-defender-antivirus/configure-process-opened-file-exclusions-windows-defender-antivirus#use-wildcards-in-the-process-exclusion-list

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  5. Automatically Open Firewall Ports on Server Install

    Installation of SCCM and roles on site servers should enable any needed firewall ports. Recently had some SQL issues when migrating to a new SQL server that turned out to be related to the broker service port not being open. Application installs should open these ports automatically not force us to have to hunt down in obscure documentation what ports to open.

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  6. CM Pivot - have autostart use the SMS_Autostartsoftware wmi class

    CM pivot appears to just list the registry autostart locations.
    Please use the SMS_autostartsoftwarewmiclass.

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  7. Management Insight: Inventories approaching and violating max MIF size

    There's already a UVI for two to increase the default maximum MIF size. Regardless of the size this seems like an easy Management Insight win. Let me know if the existing limit is being violated or if some devices are starting to get close so I can investigate why. Obviously we need to determine which devices are in question.

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  8. Open the Application Catalog web site link customization

    Enable customization "Open the Application Catalog web site link" in Software Center. Usefull especially for customers using own Application catalog. Enable editing of the link name and its URL.

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  9. In updates and servicing allow for redownload update when something goes wrong an update

    We are unable to redownload an update under updates and servicing. Sometimes an update has a problem when downloading and it gets greyed out.
    There is no easy way to redownload the update and we are stuck with an update that cannot be applied anymore

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  10. Rework the search criteria in the console to match the ADR experience

    The search criteria in the console don't allow for including/excluding multiple items based on the same criteria because it defaults to OR in stead of AND.

    As an example, I would like to only include items where Title does not contain "Itanium", "Preview" and "Security Only" from the All Software Updates view in order to create a Software Update Group. This is not possible with the combination of the OR and DOES NOT CONTAIN operators.

    I would suggest to allow for AND/OR selection, or to allow multiple criteria values on the same line. The filter experience in the Create ADRā€¦

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  11. Allow running PowerShell script synchronously during Task Sequence

    When using the Run PowerShell script step in a Task Sequence, the Task Sequence waits for the completion of the script before continuing.

    It would be useful to have a "Run Synchronously" option to allow the Task Sequence to continue to the next step without waiting for the script to complete.

    At the moment I use the command line CMD /C START Powershell.exe to achieve this goal.

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  12. Rename folder - re-order list needed

    After renaming a folder under Applications/Packages and probably elsewhere too, the folders don't re-order themselves until you quit and restart the Configuration Manager (ConfigMgr) Console.

    Would like the folders to simply re-sort themselves alphabetically after renaming a folder.

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  13. Stale Source Files

    I would like to see a report or a tool that runs against all my apps, packages, etc.. and the source location and tell me how many files in the source location are not associated to anything in SCCM, this would be great for O&M and keeping the server healthy.

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  14. Possiblity to open items as read only

    I want have the possibility to open a Application, packages or Task Sequences as read only ans not have the possibility to edit every time I open the check a settings.

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  15. AD Organizational Unit Column in Console

    Add the Active Directory OU as a column option in the console. Really, any info that shows in the properties of a device should be an option to add as a column.

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  16. Custom Update Description in Software Center

    Would be good if you could change the description of the Office 365 updates to match the update text or at least not include the paragraph about it not being possible to deploy via WSUS. It's just not something that needs to be visible in Software Center.

    Either that or allow administrators to overwrite the description visible in Software Center for users similar to custom severity. It's not a big thing, but I've had a few people ask about it.

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  17. Consistent behaviour throughout the console windows

    In Use Collections, Device Collections and Packages nodes one can press any keyboard key to jump to the specific letter in the list.
    In Applications this is not possible, nor in for instance Asset Intelligence\Inventoried Software.

    Would be nice if the key press behaviour was consistent throughout the console panes.

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  18. Add PowerShell Cmdlets for Creating, Updating and Removing Custom DDR Information

    There are many use cases for using Custom Data Discovery Records (DDR) to help drive automated workflows and categorization of systems for collection queries, etc.

    While we can do this automatically from Active Directory thru discovery, we don't have a similar mechanism for workgroup or AAD systems.

    Having the ability to Import/Update as well as Remove custom DDR data programmatically enables more complex workflows an integration points to retrieve data out of external IT Service Management solutions to drive business processes while avoiding the use of Direct Collection Memberships.

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  19. reports should show most recently used reports

    that when you open reporting it shows the last 5 reports you viewed. this will help for re visiting reports.

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  20. BUG: AdminUI.ExtensionInstaller.log opens in notepad when console upgrade fails even though cmtrace default viewer for .log files

    BUG: AdminUI.ExtensionInstaller.log opens in notepad when console upgrade fails, even though cmtrace default viewer for .log files

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