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  1. [Desktop] [Gateway] Add command line switch to not open the web interface

    I start SmeDesktop.exe from another application and when it starts it opens the Windows Admin Center web-interface in the default browser, which is Firefox on my machines - so I need a switch like 'DoNotOpenWebInterface'

    5 votes
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  2. [LAPS] [Gatetway] WAC should be able to use LAPS when installed on a gateway server.

    WAC should be able to use LAPS when WAC is installed on a gateway. Currently LAPS is only and option if you have it installed on a workstation. This creates a large barrier for adoption for us.

    16 votes
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  3. [RBAC] [JEA] [Security] Implement a possibility to configure individual JEA roles in Windows Admin Center

    We need custom role support for adding custom defined JEA roles in Windows Admin Center!

    219 votes
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  4. [Bug] [RBAC] Unable to connect to server using an account with RBAC privileges without authenticating twice

    When signed in to Windows Admin Center using an account that is in one of the Windows Admin Center RBAC groups for a server, the "Manage As" button has to be used to select "Use another account for this connection" and authenticate again. If the user does not click "Manage As" to authenticate again, they will be unable to connect to the server.
    I would propose that Windows Admin Center should allow the user to connect to the server without requiring the user to authenticate a second time.

    2 votes
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  5. [Security] [Certificate] Wildcard certificate

    Allow further configuration of SSL certificate used for Windows Admin Center to support use of existing wildcard certificate.

    41 votes
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  6. [New tool] Print Management

    Allow to manage local printers and shared printers.

    7 votes
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  7. [Updates] [Extensibility] Pre and Post scripts

    Pre and Post scripts for windows update.
    Allowing automation and orchestration of complex systems

    3 votes
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  8. [Configuration] [WinRM] Connect using modified WinRM settings

    I use a gateway server to protect internal servers and port forward different ports on the gateway server to the winRM port on the internal servers. Looks like current Admin Center doesn't allow you to specify a port to connect to servers

    23 votes
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  9. [Extensibility] Make Admin Center run in a MS Teams Channel

    We use Teams to surface admin consoles and other web based ICT management tools. It'd be valuable making this kind of information context aware to avoid distraction and promote focus and ease of access.

    6 votes
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  10. [Deployment] Add Windows Admin Center MSI to Chocolatey

    A number of Microsoft tools are available on Chocolatey.org. Rather than just having the MSI downloadable from the Microsoft website, would be great if it was available for installation & update via chocolatey. WAC is an excellent tool & deserves the largest possible audience, and if we can get stuff like VS Code and SQL Server Management Studio via Chocolatey, why not WAC?

    26 votes
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  11. Windows AdminCenter 1804 TLS configuration

    Just installed Windows AdminCenter 1804 and checked the TLS configuration. Unfortunately TLS1.0 and TLS1.1 is offered, as well as weak ciphers such as DES-CBC3-SHA, RC4-MD5 and others.

    Not only should security priority on a server management tool, but also it just doesn't make sense to me, to offer TLS1.0 if only Edge and Chrome is supported as a browser.

    Hence my suggestion would be to enable only TLS1.2 with a limited set of ciphers, such as ECDHE-RSA-AES128-GCM-SHA256 and ECDHE-RSA-AES256-GCM-SHA384.

    15 votes
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  12. [New Tool] Enable remote desktop assistance for computers.

    This would be a great asset to a systems support specialist as it would allow them to find computers quickly to assist users.

    14 votes
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  13. [Deployment] Windows Admin Center - Allow Install on Domain Controller (Lab Testing)

    Please allow Windows Admin Center to be installed on a domain controller. This is needed for training, lab and testing scenarios. The current MSI package blocks this.

    Yes, it is well understood that extra or unnecessary services should not be installed on domain controllers, no one doubts this, no need to debate or rehash it here -- but this choice should be left up to the org, it should not be an artificial restriction imposed by the Admin Center installer.

    Yes, everyone is aware that it can be installed on another VM for lab testing or training, that this would…

    40 votes
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  14. [Bug] Unable to use Remote Desktop

    If Remote Desktop is enabled by GPO the Remote Desktop Connection from Windows Admin Center does not work.
    Remote desktop connections are not allowed to this computer. This can be changed from Remote Desktop settings page.

    10 votes
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  15. [MSI] [Security] [Certificate] Browse for installed certificate

    Hi,
    During "Windows Admin Center" installation, the admin allow to choose to generate a new self-certificate or using existing certificate.
    The Admin should be allowed to review all the current/existing digital certificate directly via the GUI. Using Digital Certificate Thumbprint isn’t the correct/easy way from my point of view.
    -Allow the Admin to replace digital certificate by power shell and UI.
    Thanx

    20 votes
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  16. [Bug] I entered a host to manage with a UNC name (starting with \\) and now I cannot remove it from the list

    I am having trouble getting connected to any other host, and it my efforts to try different things, I added a host with \ in front of the name. It's in my list now, I can't connect to it, and I cannot remove it either. Hosts I added without starting with \ (which also don't work) can be removed.

    4 votes
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  17. [MSA] [Computer Management] Doesn't work on my machine

    Installed on a Windows 10 PC. When I tried to connect to it (locally), it said:

    Couldn't connect, Verify the connection details and then try again.

    2 votes
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  18. [Connections] [Add Connection] Validate Button on Add Server

    In this moment there's a big lag when the user insert the server name because every single letter run the discover into the network. To avoid this is better add a button called "Validate" to use only when the full machine name is inserted.

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    2 votes
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  19. [Multi machine] [Events] Search eventlogs across multiple servers

    The search for eventlogs is great, but I have a situation where I have 4 servers performing the same role (and for reasons made far above my head, we can't log to a database), and I'l like to search all 4 of their eventlogs at once.

    7 votes
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  20. [Remote Desktop] Add Remote Desktop Gateway RDC option to Honolulu

    Add a settings pane to configure the Remote Desktop Connection to use a Remote Desktop Gateway.

    22 votes
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