Approve SCCM application requests for users per device–Tech Preview 1802

The application approval feature of Configuration Manager is something that has laid fairly untouched for quite a while and in Technical Preview 1802 the team have added some functionality which I’m sure will prove useful to many. Once an application is deployed that requires approval…

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and the end user decides to request the application…

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Note the application request now contains the device name from where the application request was made. The administrator can approve (or decline) that request and the application is only approved for installation on that device alone. If the user wants to then install this application on another device they must request it again as a new application.

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The user can then install that application by re-visiting Software Center as usual.

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This is a nice little addition to the approval process, it gives me some hope that we might see further development in this area.

/Peter

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