Deployment Settings

You can configure deployment settings when you create a new deployment to a deployment process, or edit previously created deployment. From this article you can find information about every setting in deployment settings.

General Settings

  • Group
    • Target group name (cannot be changed)
  • Assignment mode
    • Include (Default)
    • Exclude (Group members are excluded from the deployment)
  • Install intent
    • Required (Default)
    • Available (Application will be available in Company Portal. Make sure to use user group)
    • Uninstall (Application will be uninstalled from the target group's members, if it's already installed)
  • End user notifications
    • Show toast notifications for computer restarts (Default)
    • Show all toast notifications
    • Hide all toast notifications
  • Delivery optimization priority
    • Content download in background (Default if the setting is empty)
    • Content download in foreground

Email notifications

  • Deployment created
    • Email notification about the specific deployment
  • Application created
    • Email notification about newly imported application
  • Errors
    • Email notification about application import errors

Restart settings

  • Grace period
    • Specify restart grace period for assignment
    • 1440 minutes is the default in Intune
  • Countdown dialog
    • Specify restart countdown dialog
    • 15 minutes is the default in Intune
  • Snooze duration
    • Specify the restart snooze duration
    • 240 minutes is the default in Intune

Scheduling

  • Time zone
    • UTC (Default)
    • Device time zone
    • Assignment scheduling time zone
  • Application availability (When the app is downloaded to Intune client) 
    • As soon as possible (Default)
    • Scheduled
      • Wait (How many days from the previous deployment step until the deployment starts)
      • Time (Configure time of day when the deployment starts)
      • Day of the week (Configure day of week when the deployment starts)
      • Day of the month (Configure day of month when the deployment starts)
  • Installation deadline (When the app is installed)
    • As soon as possible (Default)
    • Scheduled
      • Wait (How many days from the application availability time until app is installed)
      • Time (Configure time of day when the app is installed)
      • Day of the week (Configure day of week when the app is installed)
      • Day of the month (Configure day of month when the app is installed)

You can read more about restart settings and assignment schedules from Microsoft's documentation.