Sequence of Policy/Applications
Other MDM solutions allow policies and mandatory applications to be ordered. Or a priority set to them. So what I'm looking for a is a priority for a deployment. This way I can enforce that WIFI policy or line of business apps are installed before the Office apps (at 500MB a piece).
Michael Chiong commented
This is definitely needed in intune. something similar to the task sequences in sccm for the initial deployment.
Very important we have a LOB MSIX application which requires Dotnet3.5 but we cannot make a dependency
David Anstee commented
This is a much needed requirement and a basic one too!!
This is a must for us
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Up voting this too. It's pretty important to have this in place. I need to install certain applications after Office hits, and there's no way to set Office 365 for Windows 10 as a dependency.
Lukas DeejayTechpro commented
I can't believe that there still isn't a solution for this. It's a real pain.
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Lee E commented
We're trying to adopt Autopilot over PPKG deployment and this is preventing us doing so. Please get this up so I don't have to drive 300 miles to re-image a laptop for an hour and come back.
Alex B commented
I desperately need this feature. We need to deploy policies and apps which are critical first before all other useless apps get installed.
Having to install MSI packages as win32 apps to work around this by using dependencies is not an elegant solution. This only resolves a small portion of problems.
We need the ability to dictate what is the sequence everything should be deployed easily.
This is desperately needed, but should not be limited to policies and applications. Powershell scripts need to be included as well.
John Sharpe commented
With the compliance requirement of being under a threat level, this would be incredibly helpful in getting devices set up quickly rather than having to wait for potentially all other apps to deploy before registration can be completed. Prioritizing Lookout for Work and Authenticator would make worlds of difference in iOS devices.
This would definitely be a good feature to have especially during Autopilot deployment.
Alastair Sutherland commented
This is taking too long .. C'mon Microsoft, You Can Do It!
Share your creation? I need this!
Jon T commented
If you configure the app as "Windows app (Win32)" then you can use dependencies there but only for apps deployed in that way.
2020 now. Still no solution for this in place. I have an AV client that ends up blocking the Google Chrome installer. I've tried whitelisting this in the AV to no avail. This would easily be remedied by allowing us to set the install order. Seems like a bit of an oversight and unlikely to be resolved any time soon given how long this issue has been open.
So.... i see this request has been in the queue for a few years now, are we any closer?
nExoR LU commented
agree - policies should be evalueted in the order - just as firewall polices. currently creating any exception is extremely hard and could be addressed with a single 'catch all' policy. in my environment i need to create couple policies for each group/type and they are unsustainable as any change require a full redesign, just because policies are not ordered but summed up.
this is IMHO the biggest pain in CA architecture.
Qaiss Aria commented
I couldn't wait, so I built my own, using PowerShell Script, C#, Intune API. So Now I have full control of step by step in a perfect order.