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  1. It is nice to have option to export list of servers which are scheduled for update management

    After scheduling update management, there is no way we can export list of servers that are part of the update management. While we create groups ahead of scheduling patching but at the time of creating the schedule, there is no way to compare that with the groups created.

    3 votes
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  2. Add ability to remove previous Update Deployments stuck in "In Progress" state

    I have two update deployments that are stuck in progress and won't go away. The Automation jobs finished successfully, but they still show in progress. It would be nice if there was an option to remove previous deployments. Or will these disappear with time?

    4 votes
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  3. Microsoft driver update for MS Publisher Color Printer

    Please remove "Microsoft driver update for MS Publisher Color Printer" from the list of missing updates for Windows Server 2016 VMs. This was already an issue over a year ago in the old update management solution in OMS and is still not fixed.
    I even opened a case REG:117050315683024 back then because that driver didn't even fit into the logic of the update script. The bug was fixed but the uninstallable update still remains to this day

    2 votes
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  4. 4 votes
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  5. computer group

    Increase the computer group limitations for Update Management. Patching a few hundred to a few thousand machines with this 100 machine limit is not very scalable.

    4 votes
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    Thanks for the feedback. We support groups up to 500 computers large in the Azure Portal, but we hear that isn’t enough and we can look at increasing this up to “a few thousand”. Please feel free to post your desired maximum group size in this item so we have a good sense of what the requirements are.

  6. 5 votes
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  7. Ability to adjust Windows Update settings

    Hi,

    I think it would be useful to be able to configure Windows Update settings through update management, control things like automatic reboot settings, working hours, action to take if users are logged on. I believe the OMS agent could set the relevant registry keys.

    3 votes
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  8. The possibility to "pin" a patch set for X number of days

    The possibility to "pin" a patch set for X number of days, giving you the possibility of deploying and verifying the same set of patches across individual envs. In other words: same patchset on DEV servers on Monday, Test servers on Tuesday, etc. and Production on Sunday.

    36 votes
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  9. disable schedule updates

    There needs to be an option to temporarily disable a scheduled deployment and/or the ability to disable a computer from participating in the next scheduled update.

    5 votes
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  10. Unable to delete scheduled update deployment

    Error:

    Delete scheduled deployment failed.
    09:20
    An error occurred while deleting the scheduled deployment 'UpdateWindows'. Error details: ajaxExtended call failed.

    4 votes
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  11. Update now

    I want to have option - button - to update now server (once), now (no scheduling)

    84 votes
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  12. Ability to reinstall

    Installed and configured with a workspace which is now gone, the extension is orphaned with no option to reinstall or redeploy. Error shows:

    The solution cannot be enabled on this VM because the VM already has the management agent but the workspace associated with the agent cannot be found within the subscription: {guid}

    Ability to reinstall or reconfigure to another workspace would help

    18 votes
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  13. UI Confirmation For Initial Scan

    Provide feedback for when the 'baseline state' is captured so that we know when we can start monitoring for changes to the system.

    I plan on using this tool to diagnose why installing software on a Linux VM renders it useless upon next boot. Therefore I want to know when the baseline has been established before I start the installation process.

    2 votes
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  14. Sort Order and Filter

    Need the ability to sort the list of computers alphabetically when adding to a scheduled deployment. The current list is random and makes it really hard to select specific machines. Also, having a filter options would be nice when the list is very long.

    6 votes
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  15. Create computer patch groups like in SCCM

    SCCM has the ability to create patch groups, which you can choose the order in which computers are patched

    33 votes
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  16. Error when trying to Schedule update deployment

    When scheduling an update to run, the next run time keeps saying error.

    9 votes
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  17. Support for patching Azure VM Scale Sets

    Currently I can only patch my regular windows VMs through Update Management. Would be great to support VM Scale Sets too.

    29 votes
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  18. Identify which server update failed.

    From the Automation Account, the job did not id which servers failed.

    3 votes
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  19. Allow enabling of Update Management (Preview) when OMS is already enabled

    Error message when attempting to enable Update Management (Preview) when OMS is already onfigured:
    {"code":"DeploymentFailed","message":"At least one resource deployment operation failed. Please list deployment operations for details. Please see https://aka.ms/arm-debug for usage details.","details":[{"code":"Conflict","message":"{\r\n \"status\": \"Failed\",\r\n \"error\": {\r\n \"code\": \"ResourceDeploymentFailure\",\r\n \"message\": \"The resource operation completed with terminal provisioning state 'Failed'.\",\r\n \"details\": [\r\n {\r\n \"code\": \"DeploymentFailed\",\r\n \"message\": \"At least one resource deployment operation failed. Please list deployment operations for details. Please see https://aka.ms/arm-debug for usage details.\",\r\n \"details\": [\r\n {\r\n \"code\": \"BadRequest\",\r\n \"message\": \"{\\r\\n \\\"error\\\": {\\r\\n \\\"code\\\": \\\"BadRequest\\\",\\r\\n \\\"message\\\": \\\"Multiple VMExtensions per handler not supported for OS type 'Windows'. VMExtension 'MMAExtension' with handler…

    5 votes
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  20. Update/s rollback

    Add the ability to rollback specific update/s

    29 votes
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