Tech Tip of the Week: License Assignment

License assignment can be anywhere from painless to downright annoying.  Doing it through the GUI, we can select 25 users at a time to do license assignment. Not bad, if you only have 25 users. But what about if we have 2500? Oh man, I wouldn’t want to go through the GUI 100 times!  Luckily, [...]

By | October 1st, 2013|Recommended Articles, Tech Tip of the Week|0 Comments

Tech Tip of the Week: How to Enable ADFS Tracing Logs in Event Viewer

We recently received a request from a customer wanting to know how to enable ADFS tracing logs in event viewer.  Are you wondering why someone would want to know how to do that?  The key benefit of knowing how to enable ADFS tracing logs in event viewer is that when you are trouble shooting user authentication [...]

By | September 27th, 2013|Recommended Articles, Tech Tip of the Week|0 Comments

Tech Tip of the Week – How to Assign Advanced Permissions

Assign Advanced Permissions Take a Free Trial of 365 Command. Designed to Quickly Enable You to Manage Microsoft Office 365 Online Services Better: You will Save time & money with advanced Office 365 management tools, analytics, reports, security insights & more.   We received a request from a client asking how can they assign and remove full access / [...]

By | September 13th, 2013|Office 365 Technical Tips, Tech Tip of the Week|0 Comments

FREE Tech Tool – Dynamic DL Functionality with AD Groups

With Office 365 if you want to take advantage of Dynamic Distribution Groups, those groups have to be created in Office 365.  While that works great in a lot of scenarios, there are cases where organizations want to create and manage all groups in their local AD and then utilize the Microsoft Directory Synchronization utility [...]

By | September 6th, 2013|Office 365 Technical Tips, Tech Tip of the Week|0 Comments

Tech Tip of the Week – Connecting Windows Azure AD PowerShell to Office 365 / Exchange Online

In this week's Tech Tip, we are going to address a question one of our customers asked recently: "Where do I download the Windows Azure AD PowerShell module and how do I connect it to Office 365/Exchange Online?" Below are the resources and steps we walked through that provided our customer with the answers that [...]

Tech Tip of the Week – Public Folders in Office 365

Here is a new issue we ran into recently relating to Public Folders.  They are new to Wav15 / Office 365: We've outlined the scenario below and the resolution. Scenario: One of our customers was having problems setting the primary SMTP on a public folder. It was stating that another public folder was assigned the [...]

By | August 26th, 2013|Tech Tip of the Week|0 Comments

Quick Tip – ADFS service accounts

Here's a quick tip to help you with ADFS service accounts.  The ADFS service accounts used by the application for authentication requires both “Log on as service” and “Log on as batch” access rights. When does this become an issue? When GPOs lock down access rights, this can potentially remove the “log on as batch” [...]

By | August 22nd, 2013|Recommended Articles, Tech Tip of the Week|0 Comments

Autodiscover service and how to disable it on-premises – Justin’s Tech Tip of the Week

For this installment of “Justin’s Tech Tip of the Week”, we will be discussing the Autodiscover service and how to disable it on-premises.  This is extremely useful when you are in the midst of a migration or performing a staged migration (some users in O365 while others are still on-premises) so that it doesn’t interfere [...]

By | July 23rd, 2013|Tech Tip of the Week|0 Comments

Justin’s Tech Tip of the Week-Understanding and Configuring TLS Connectors in O365

   For this edition of “Justin’s Tech Tip of the Week”, I am going to discuss configuring Inbound and Outbound connectors within Office 365 to use Forced TLS.  These connectors are important especially if your organization, or you are working with an organization, that have strict security requirements with regard to their email/messaging and require these TLS [...]

By | June 24th, 2013|Tech Tip of the Week|0 Comments

Justin’s Tech Tip of the Week – Global Email Signatures For Office 365

For this week’s edition of “Justin’s Tech tip of the week”, I’d like to discuss the implementation of Global Email Signatures for Office 365 Wave 15.  This is a functionality that has been greatly enhanced in the upgrade from Wave 14 and it is important especially if you are part of a company that standardizes, [...]

By | May 7th, 2013|Tech Tip of the Week|2 Comments