When and What scenarios Bigfix client changes its ID in console

Hi All, Facing a situation where I need to know what are the likely reasons for an Bigfix client to change its computer ID on console?

reinstallation, reverting from a VM snapshot are a couple which come to my head immediately.

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Windows 10 channel upgrades appear to be causing clients to change their ID.

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Sometimes upon agent upgrade. I usually see this happen on order of 1 for every 1000 upgraded clients.

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Here is a tech note explain all cases in which the server invalidate an agent computerID

Starting from 9.5 patch 7 has been provided the clientIdentityMatch feature

Problems with patch 10 let suppose it is because an attempt to upgrade to an old version of Bigfix, newer one have been fixed some apar …