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  1. [Virtual Machines] [RBAC] Owner delegation

    Give an owner of a virtual machine to be able to do actions as stop, restart, checkpoints,...

    34 votes
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  2. [Files] Drive Free space and Total Directory size

    Estimate directory size in Files tool. The column is already present but istead of "-" the progress and then estimation of directory total disk space used by that directory. I know its a huge work but it will be extremly useful. Calculation can be requested by the user clicking on a function that start the job. Also very important is to have a quick overview of total/free disk space when listing for system drives in the 'This PC' section.
    Thanks!

    34 votes
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  3. [Server Overview] Temperature display

    Display and maybe graph the different temperature sensors available.

    2 votes
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  4. [Overview] Historical performance data for dashboard statistics

    Make historical performance data available for CPU,RAM, ... (e.g. those shown on the dashboard) for 1 day, 1 week, 1 month, ...
    Just like it is done in the converged infrastructure module.

    32 votes
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  5. [Connection type] Linux support

    With the release of PowerShell 6 not to far away, please provide the ability to connect to anything running PowerShell core. The community can build functionality using the SDK for anything that is required.

    This shouldn't be restricted to domain machines, over LDAP or AD, so workgroup machines should also be supported.

    30 votes
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  6. [Connection list] [Gateway Management] Server list does not persist with a username change

    Following a Honolulu AD username change, the list of saved servers is gone and I cant see a way to re-link the username to the existing list of servers and computers.

    Is there a config file or local DB that can be modified to suit this situation. We have modified our UPN's due to a pending Office365 migration so this could be a common case.

    10 votes
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  7. [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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  8. [Storage][Bug] - disk(s) not visible

    Hi.
    For SQL AO scenario (where Windows Server clustering service is installed to nodes but disks are not managed by cluster service) disks (and volumes) are not anymore visible in storage view (and of course volumes are also missing from files view. Disks were visible ( and managed) until WCS cluster role installation. In WCS disks are excluded from cluster service.
    When Storage refresh is requested in node WMI-Activity log following event is recorded:

    Id = {8EDC7ED4-D88A-0001-5FCF-DC8E8AD8D301}; ClientMachine = CLUSTERNODE1; User = DOMAIN\requestinguser; ClientProcessId = 6100; Component = Unknown; Operation = Start IWbemServices::ExecQuery - Root\Microsoft\Windows\Storage : select * from MSFT…

    5 votes
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  9. [NEW Tool] [Print Server] Support for Print Server management


    • Allow installation/creation of printer (queues)

    • Allow installation and management of printer drivers

    • Allow management of printers


      • Print Queue - Job mgmt (remove/restart)

      • Basic properties (Location, Comment, ...)

      • Some advenced properties (Branch Office Direct Printing, AD listing,...)

      • Print queue ACLs/security



    • Printer port management

    30 votes
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  10. [Virtual Machines] Ability to sort VM into folder

    In Standalone, cluster and hyperconverged cluster, I'd like to sort VM into folders.

    31 votes
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  11. [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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  12. [Extensibility] Run Microsoft Flow when something happened by Windows Admin Center

    I want to run Microsoft Flow when something happened by Windows Admin Center.

    My scenario:
    - When a storage attached, run our flow.
    - When a server shutdown, run our flow.

    3 votes
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  13. [Show Script] Open Source Powershell Scripts that drive the Windows Admin Center

    Basically, if these scripts are going to be exposed in the Windows Admin center interface, then these need to be open sources on github so that the community can report bugs in the scripts and also suggest fixes and improvements.

    2 votes
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  14. 34 votes
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  15. [NEW Tool] Exchange Management

    Exchange Admin Center is already a Web-based tool and Exchange Management Shell already allows for Remote connectivity, I don't see why this would be difficult to include within this project.

    Enjoying the single pane administration of server in my environment. This will definitely be a great and useful tool.

    29 votes
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  16. [Updates] Windows Updates Maintain State

    Allow the user to move to a new tab once the "Install Updates" button is pressed. Currently it resets the state as if the user hadn't told the server to install updates once the user changes servers or moves to a different tab.

    5 votes
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  17. [runas] different NT user

    Security limitation in my organization requires running administrative tasks through my privileged account / non workstation account. Need a method to invoke the desktop / browser in context of my administrative account.

    13 votes
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  18. [Updates] Windows Update


    • Provide ability to open Windows Update log file (eg: Button/Action "Open Windows Update Log")


      • Action/Button #1: Show content of Windows Update Log (%windir%\WindowsUpdate.log).

      • Action/Button #2: Download log file via browser



    • Show contextual Windows events from System log of source “WindowsUpdateClient” to display update progress (download, ready, install, installation success/failed, etc).

    19 votes
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  19. [Virtual Machines] Create a template from an existing VM

    I'd like to make a right click on a VM and convert it to template. Then I'd like to be able to manage an unattend.xml file with a user friendly interface to deploy VM from this template.

    29 votes
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  20. [Connections] Add Proxy functionality for Honolulu

    For Servers which are in an DMZ, Internet or behind a Firewall, it would be great to connect to those Systems over Web-Proxy.

    30 votes
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