Silent Configure Outlook with Intune

Intune is great for a lot of things, but is lacking some of the basic configuration options that Group Policies bring to the table. But for some time now it has been possible to take almost any ADMX file, and ingest it into the Intune management engine. This is however not for the faint of heart! So it’s up to the community to share as many useful ADMX Ingestion / OMA-URI “conversions” as possible. »

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Getting off to a good start with Microsoft Office 365 Groups

Office 365 Groups are here to stay! and they offer huge benefits for collaboration on projects and daily tasks. It is however extremely easy to just turn this feature on, and then just let the users go crazy. But you really should consider the following points before jumping the gun. A few pointers on getting off to a good start with Office 365 Groups (UnifiedGroups): Define a Naming Policy for your groups. »

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Auto Mapping Office 365 Group Drives with OneDrive

In this article, I will cover the bases on how I currently recommend moving department drives to Office 365. Thoughts will be shared at the end, and feedback welcomed. Finally, I will unveil a script I have created to automatically have a users OneDrive Desktop Client, populated with all available Office 365 Group Drives - that now live in SharePoint Online / Teams / Office 365 Groups / Unified Groups (Dear lord, please help people find this on google! »

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Enabling Microsoft MFA for users in the organization - without user interaction

Enabling MFA in Azure or Office 365, is usually a pretty straight forward thing to do… But afterwards you have to deal with the users - Who all have to finalize the deployment of MFA by completing the MFA setup wizard found at https://aka.ms/MFASetup. However, in most large organizations - IT wants to control this process and maybe even which number the MFA text message challenge is sent to, and thus provisions the mobile phone via Active Directory. »

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Guest blog post on GatewayAPI.dk

A while ago I posted a guide on how to send text messages (SMS) from Microsoft OMS (Azure) via GatewayAPI.dk using a webhook. If you need a fast messaging gateway with tons of nice feature, then I suggest trying out their service! Anyway, here is the link, please give it a read if you are interrested in how Webhooks are setup within OMS for alerting. https://gatewayapi.com/blog/tech/2016/06/14/microsoft-oms.html »

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