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  1. [Bug] msft.sme.certificate-manager failed to load

    Issue when I upgraded a working 1.1.1802 to 1803 - GUI comes up fine, but then whatever machine I click on, the Overview page shows

    msft.sme.certificate-manager failed to load

    [Reload]
    Error description

    Error while loading the module: 'msft.sme.certificate-manager'. Rpc: expired retries 'ping'

    This is when I click on the entry for the Honolulu server itself, or any other server that worked before. Despite the reference to ping, no apparent network issues. Tried disabling the local firewall, no change. Tried a complete re-install, having removed all traces in \programdata, and a procmon trace shows that there are plenty of entries with…

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    We see this issue on machines with older versions of Windows 10 (before 1703.)

    We’ve added documentation for this specific issue to our troubleshooting guide here:

    https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-server/manage/windows-admin-center/use/troubleshooting

    If you are still experiencing this please create a new bug with the details requested in the troubleshooting guide, so that we can further investigate the root cause.

  2. [Virtual Machines] Expose all configurable settings for VMs

    There doesn't appear to be a way to do things like turn Secure Boot off which is not compatible with every VM. Rather annoying to have to use Honolulu to create the VM then have to drop into PowerShell or Hyper-V MMC to configure the rest of the settings.

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  3. [Bug] [Add machine] allow underscore _ when manually adding a server

    When adding a server with underscore in name, gui responds 'Server name name may only include alphanumeric characters, dot, and dash'. you can import names from txt file w/underscore with no issues.

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  4. [Files Module] Upload and Download of folders

    Allow upload and download of folders instead of just single files.

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  5. [Virtual Machines] [New] New VM Pane need VLAN option

    The only thing missing from the new VM pane in Honolulu for me is the ability to set a VLAN.

    12 votes
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  6. Change SSL certificate after installation

    I have just installed the preview and must say I am at first sight totally excited!

    12 votes
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  7. [Files] File Sharing option and management

    Ability to share a folder directly from the file view.
    Manage Shares like files here
    Manage File Share Permissions
    Manage NTFS Permissions

    11 votes
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  8. [Connection list] [import] Allow Client Import to allow more fields (ie Tags, etc)

    With the client import feature, it would be easier, especially with larger environments, to be able to import a spreadsheet (or text file) of machines that would include fields that already exist in the other management platforms, such as Tags. They could be exported from Azure, SCVMM, or vCenter and not have to be entered manually for every entry. This could eventually lead to more fields being brought in that are either in-box or custom.

    10 votes
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  9. [Bug] Localization] Can we PLEASE have dates that relate to the OS location?

    Can we PLEASE have dates that relate to the OS location? Apparently, I've got updates that need to be installed. The dates are 10/9/2017 which is last month for anyone outside of the US.

    International dates or at least use a full date format. Thanks.

    10 votes
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  10. [New Tool] Active Directory and Domain Services management

    Integrate Active Directory and Domain Services management with Project Honalulu.

    9 votes
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  11. [UX] [Layout] Ability to resize columns

    From Private Preview user feedback.

    9 votes
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  12. 9 votes
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  13. [Connection List] Open connections in new browser tab.

    option to open server in new tab or just by 3rd (wheel) mouse button.

    Edge.

    8 votes
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  14. [Security] [Dektop mode] Tighten Honolulu security and/or improve documentation

    Tested with local PH Installation on a Win10 machine:
    When you are logged on to your Windows 10 machine with a non-elevated account and try to connect a new server to the Honolulu console, you are prompted to supply the credentials of an account that has permissions to manage that server. If you do that everyone who just connects to port 6516 on your Windows 10 machine with a browser can now manage that server with the saved credentials you just supplied. This is a Major headache as it is very easy to inadvertently expose servers this way. Please add…

    8 votes
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  15. [NEW Tool] [SDN] Datacenter firewall

    Please enable controls for SDN Datacenter firewall management in Honolulu. I have many customers who are interested in a GUI based interface for enumerating and managing the Datacenter firewall rules and ACLs

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  16. [BUG] Can't verify whether "cluster_name" is online

    trying to add my HCI cluster to windows admin center and get "Can't verify whether "myclustername" is online" error message

    7 votes
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  17. [Connection List] Speed up startup when there are a larger number of systems

    When I import a large number of systems (~400 to 500), Honolulu takes a very long time to start up. I believe it is because it is trying to connect to all the systems up front. Maybe you could have a setting that allows it to connect up front or just when the system is being managed.

    7 votes
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  18. [UX] [Virtual Machines] Add checkboxes to select multiple items

    Under Server manage, Cluster manager. One would want to perform an action on a bulk of items.

    For example - Stopping a bunch of VMs in on go on a compute node.

    Allow checkboxes in the pane displaying a collection of items (e.g. virtual machines > inventory view).
    Also allow selecting all and de-selecting all button control.

    7 votes
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  19. [Bug] [Cluster] Virtual Machines and SCVMM

    Hi All,

    small issue in the Failover Cluster Manager's Virtual Machine tab. It not list all the VMs.

    VMs created using SCVMM are listed under Roles as "SCVMM <machine name> Resources" For example "SCVMM TESTVM001 Resources".
    But they are not listed under "Virtual Machine". Only VM named as "<machine name>" only (for example VMTEST002) are displayed.

    Looks like a small bug. All the VMs are identified as "Virtual Machines" in the Roles tab.

    6 votes
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  20. [RBAC] local computer group based access

    Allow access based on local computer groups. Users don't need administrator access to see certain tools
    Ex. If a user is in the Performance Monitors Users group on a server, allow access to the overview tool and any performance based tools.
    Ex. Local Network Configuration Operators group, grants access to Network tool on that server

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