MyPage is a personalized page based on your interests.The page is customized to help you to find content that matters you the most.

I'm not curious

SCCM Overview

Published on 25 August 18

New Management Capabilities in System Center Configuration Manager Update 1706

SCCM( System Center Configuration Manager) Update 1706 is available as an in-console for the systems installed with the versions-1606, 1610 or 1702. Below listed are the some new functionalities added in the update 1706 of SCCM.

Site Infrastructure

Compliance Settings

Application Management

Operating System Deployment

Software Updates


Mobile Devices Management and

Protect Devices

Site Infrastructure

Under this, we can see the following features:

  • Client peer cache supporting of update files for Office 365 and distribution of express installation files for Windows 10 is available in this release.

  • In this update, below are some additional accessibility improvements have been introduced for the Configuration Manager Console.

Keyboard ShortcutsFunctionality
Ctrl + DSet the focus to the details pane, when available
Ctrl + ISet the focus to the breadcrumb bar, below the ribbon
Ctrl + LSet the focus to the Search field, when available
Ctrl + MSet the focus on the main (central) pane
Ctrl + TSet the focus to the top node in the navigation pane. If the focus was already in that pane, the focus is set to the last node you visited
AltChange the focus in and out of the ribbon
  • Central Administration sites and Configuration Manager Primary sites include Configuration Manager Update Reset Tool which can be used to fix issues when there are downloading or replicating problems in in-console updates.

  • With this update, Configuration Manager Console can measure and display different parts of User Interface when viewed on high DPI devices.

  • In this release, Azure Active Directory(AD) integration with Configuration Manager is improved in a way that streamlines the configuration of Azure services usage with the Configuration Manager

Compliance Settings

In this updates, below are the new configuration item settings that have been added for Windows 10 devices that are enrolled with Intune, or managed on premises by Configuration Manager. The settings are:

  • Password

    • Device Encryption

  • Device

    • Device name modification

    • Region settings modification (desktop only)

    • Language settings modification

    • Power and sleep settings modification

    • Language settings modification

    • System time modification

This blog is listed under Server & Storage Management Community

Post a Comment

Please notify me the replies via email.

  • We hope the conversations that take place on will be constructive and thought-provoking.
  • To ensure the quality of the discussion, our moderators may review/edit the comments for clarity and relevance.
  • Comments that are promotional, mean-spirited, or off-topic may be deleted per the moderators' judgment.
You may also be interested in
Awards & Accolades for MyTechLogy
Winner of
Top 100 Asia
Finalist at SiTF Awards 2014 under the category Best Social & Community Product
Finalist at HR Vendor of the Year 2015 Awards under the category Best Learning Management System
Finalist at HR Vendor of the Year 2015 Awards under the category Best Talent Management Software
Hidden Image Url