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  1. Storage Migration Service : Option to remove destination server's original hostname from AD

    I've found it would be helpful to at least have an option to remove the destination server's hostname from Active Directory after the cutover phase is complete.

    Every time a migration is performed currently, the old hostname would have to be manually pruned from Active Directory to make sure it didn't linger around needlessly. The option to do it automatically (if possible) would save a step in needing to do that, if it was needed at all, helping to make the migration more seamless.

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  2. Storage Migration Service : Phase 2 (Transfer Data) clarification for configuring IP/Network settings

    During the IP/Network settings migration step of phase 2, the exact process of IP assignment that will on cutover is not very clear.

    This step doesn't make it clear whether the current source IP will be taken over by the destination or will the destination IP be overridden by the option to enter a custom IP? I think clarification via different wording or a different menu to transfer or configure IP settings would help this possible confusion.

    For example, make it clear exactly what network settings the source server will end up with after migration and make it clear exactly…

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  3. Storage Migration Service : Add an optional "Transfer Differences" button AFTER cutover phase

    The "Transfer Differences" button to do a delta copy between source and destination servers is integral to this service.I'm proposing to add an additional/final "Transfer Differences" kind of button after the cutover phase to catch any active data that may not have made it from source to destination.

    My concern comes up when the delta copy takes a long time to happen (multiple hours to 1 day+). If a maintenance window is setup to perform a cutover, it has to be planned around allowing a "transfer differences" job to run for however long it needs before doing the cutover phase,…

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  4. Server connections should have folder option too

    Server connections, it show all the servers in one big list,
    should allow to create folders for manageability

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  6. [Roles] Printing Roles prerequisites check misses on Server Core

    Affects: Server SAC, Server 2016/2019 LTSC Core.
    Windows Admin Center 1910.2 or earlier

    Prereq check should add Fileserver as a Role when adding Printserver.

    Printserver cannot work without the print$ share and without Fileserver Role there cannot be $ or any shares.

    Also installing the role should actually create the share print$ because otherwise you run into the following issue by design:

    importing a print server backup is impossible unless adding a shared printer on the target. It will fail to install the driver. Message is irritating but eventlog gives a hint.

    If installing print role and fileserver role in…

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  7. [BUG] Cannot enable role based access control

    It's happen on all new machnie i integrate.
    Every time i try enable Role Based Access Control i got this:

    ERROR: At C:\Windows\Temp\WindowsAdminCenter.Jea\InstallJeaFeature.ps1:1 char:15 + Configuration InstallJeaFeature + ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ System.Management.Automation.PSArgumentException: Cannot process argument because the value of argument "fullFilePath" is not valid. Change the value of the "fullFilePath" argument and run the operation again. at Microsoft.PowerShell.DesiredStateConfiguration.CimDSCParser.GetFileContent(String fullFilePath) at Microsoft.PowerShell.DesiredStateConfiguration.CimDSCParser.ParseSchemaMof(String filePath) at Microsoft.PowerShell.DesiredStateConfiguration.Internal.DscClassCache.ImportClasses(String path, Tuple2 moduleInfo, Collection1 errors, Boolean importInBoxResourcesImplicitly) at Microsoft.PowerShell.DesiredStateConfiguration.Internal.DscClassCache.Initialize(Collection1 errors, List1 modulePathList) at Microsoft.PowerShell.DesiredStateConfiguration.Internal.DscClassCache.LoadDefaultCimKeywords(Dictionary2 functionsToDefine, Collection1 errors, List1 modulePathList, Boolean cacheResourcesFromMultipleModuleVersions) at System.Management.Automation.Language.Parser.ConfigurationStatementRule(IEnumerable1 customAttributes, Token configurationToken) At C:\Windows\Temp\WindowsAdminCenter.Jea\InstallJeaFeature.ps1:2 char:1 +…

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  8. Move virtual machine stotage to another volume/csv

    The hability to Move VM storage bettwen Local Volumes or CSV. feature know like "Storage vMotion" in vSphere. We can do this with powershell "Move-VM --IncludeStorage]" or with WFC. But would be great do this with Admin Center.

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  9. [Remote Desktop] F5 Refresh

    When using Remote Desktop in Windows Admin Center, I often refresh various screens on the target system I am connected to. However, pressing "F5" is intercepted by the browser which resets the WAC session, and I have to re-establish the connection and reauthenticate. Is this just a habit that I need to break when using WAC, or is there a technical solution be that can be implemented?

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  10. Servers running PowerShell Constrained Language Mode

    In a Guarded Fabric scenario, Hyper-V is running with Code Integrity. This means that PowerShell run in Constrained Language Mode. (https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powershell/module/microsoft.powershell.core/about/aboutlanguagemodes)

    DeviceGuardUserModeCodeIntegrityPolicyEnforcementStatus : EnforcementMode

    WAC is not able to manage those Servers / Clusters, is there plan to address this ?

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  11. Cluster creation extension requires static IPs on trunk NICs

    When creating a hyperconverged cluster, I should not have to enter IPs on the NICs that I intend to use for the virtual switch. Allowing for a DHCP option everywhere an IP might be entered would solve this problem.

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  12. Job start and finish times

    Provide columns for start and finish times for each job and each phase of the job (i.e. inventory, data transfer)

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  13. Role-based access control is gone in the 1910 version for Windows Admin Center

    Role-based access control is gone in the new version of settings

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  14. Virtual Machines Inventory memory shows 0

    S2D Cluster -> Virtual Machines -> Inventory -> Click on a VM -> CPU and memory performance always show 0 (Performance-data doesn't seem to get recorded. This is
    Windows Admin Center
    Version
    1910.2
    Build
    1.2.2003.11001

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  15. [Cluster][Virtual Machines] Assigned vCPU Overview

    Within the Virtual Machines Summary it would be nice to have an overview of the currently assigned vCPU's and in addition the quote of overcommitment or undercommitment of the physical CPU Cores with the currently running Virtual Machines.

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  17. Support Performance History for Dual-Parity/NTFS volumes

    Performance History doesn't seem to work for a Dual-parity/NTFS volume, unable to see any IOPS, Read/Write Latency and throughput information in Windows Admin Center. It works perfectly fine in ReFS volumes, but doesn't seem to work in NTFS volumes.

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  18. [Bug] IIS Binding Multiple SSL hostnames

    Creating multiple hostname bindings with SSL to the same site reports "Already Exists" ... EG binding .domain1.com and .domain2.com to 443 with a SAN cert covering the expected URLs.

    Works fine from IIS remote from another server.

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  19. FIX 1910.2

    Microsoft are you on the correct planet Fix this

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  20. [Bug] Unable to get computer information Windows Admin Center

    WAC installed on Windows 10 PRO,
    Trying to access the same machine information trough WAC.

    I am on a admin account. When I try to access the computer I choose: Use My Windows Account. Then I'm prompted again, I choose LAPS and provide the user name I'm using.

    in Event Viewer I get warnings like:
    The application-specific permission settings do not grant Local Activation permission for the COM Server application with CLSID
    {some-guid}
    and APPID
    {other-guid}
    to the user machine/user SID (user-sid) from address LocalHost (Using LRPC) running in the application container Unavailable SID (Unavailable). This security permission can be…

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