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  1. [Server Overview] Windows Admin Center - Configurable overview

    Let the overview to be configurable so I can see number of missing updates, warning for expired certificates, disk running full, high cpu/memory usage, Windows defender warnings - the list is long :)

    20 votes
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  2. [New Tool] [Package Management] Provide support for finding/installing modules/packages from repositories


    • Provide the ability to find modules, scripts, packages, containers, dsc from registered repositories.

    • Provide the ability to register (internal and/or external) repositories (PSRepositories and Package Repositories including NuGet, Chocolaty, ...)

    • Focus should be on cmdlets from PackageManagement and PowerShellGet

    3 votes
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  3. 1 vote
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  4. [Server Overview] [Overview] [Uptime] Please have Uptime values use 2 digits for all numbers.

    Please have Uptime values use 2 digits for all numbers.
    Thanks.

    5 votes
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  5. [Event Viewer] Event viewer custom XML filter

    Event viewer should have the possibility to filter on custom XML queries like the regular event viewer.

    2 votes
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  6. [KMS] KMS - Manage and get access to how server licenses are deployed.

    KMS - Manage and get access to how server licenses are deployed.

    3 votes
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  7. [Roles & features] [Post-install task] [AD Promo] After installing AD DS role, Admin Center doesn't prompt for DC Promo

    Just installed a new DC, used Admin Center to add the AD DS role and after, it just states successful but doesn't prompt me to do a DC Promo. It should have a notification or link.

    6 votes
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  8. [Bug] Certificate private key not marked exportable after import

    When importing a new (wildcard) certificate using WAC, the private key on the certificate is marked as "not exportable" regardless of whether the "mark private key as exportable" box is checked during the import.

    5 votes
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  9. [Bug] [HA] Migrating service to another note should keep added connections

    I've installed WAC as a Highly Available role as per the instructions from Microsoft. When I migrate the service to another node in the cluster, it wipes away my added connections and resets WAC like it is installed for the first time.

    1 vote
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  10. [Certificates] Alert/Notify on Expiring

    Would like to be alerted on expiring certs, particularly certs of a specific template, like Web Servers for example.

    2 votes
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  11. [New Tool] [Group Policy] Mmc gpo

    Able to view /modify local security policies

    61 votes
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  12. [Deployment] [Azure Webapp]

    One should be able to deploy it in Azure Webapp.

    1 vote
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  13. [New Tool] [SQL] Add SQL Configuration Manager

    SQL Configuration Manager cannot run on Server Core. Getting the MMC version to connect is difficult. Having the SQL Config Manager in the Admin Center will make it easier to set SQL config settings.

    19 votes
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  14. [Bug] - Computer Manager Link leads to Server Manager

    Bug if you go through - Computer Management - role based access - local user and groups link in the text below it leads to server manager not computer Manager local user and Groups (allows to Access for example the PowerShell console on a Computer)

    2 votes
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  15. [Feature request] Honolulu web UI should be available over IPv6

    Bind the Honolulu web UI to IPv6

    Current the Honolulu web UI is only bound to IPv4. It's therefore not possible to access it, and manage servers from IPv6 only systems.

    6 votes
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  16. [Deployment] [Reverse proxy] [Apache] Windows Admin Center cannot be easily added behind reverse proxy

    I tried to add Windows Admin Center behind an Apache reverse proxy, but I'm still getting error HTTP 400 for scripts like:
    inline.80a2d025011f12ffb655.bundle.js

    5 votes
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  17. [DCOM] set DCOM permissions

    Would like an interface to set DCOM permissions for Windows Core servers. Finding the correct registry key to edit and writing SSDL syntax for are too cumbersome

    4 votes
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  18. [Bug] [WU] RemoteException: The task XML contains a value which is incorrectly formatted or out of range. .

    Getting the following error when opening the updates link for a Windows 2012 R2 server. The page then spins but does not load anything. RemoteException: The task XML contains a value which is incorrectly formatted or out of range. .

    2 votes
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  19. [Tagging] Allow Capital letters in Tags

    Just as described above. At the moment, capital letters change to lower case when the tag is saved.

    3 votes
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  20. [Chrome Browser] Chrome may pop-up multiple credential prompts

    Google Chrome keeps asking for multiple credential prompts/sign in's, especially when connecting to other servers through Windows Admins Center even when the WAC server is on a domain. This issue does not seem to happen Microsoft Edge.

    Has anyone else experienced this issue?

    20 votes
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