Tag Archive: Active Directory

Exchange Online does not create a mailbox when we assign licenses

I rarely onboard customers to Office 365 without deploying DirSync or a similar tool, because it is and always have been best practice keeping Active Directory as Identity Source. This challenge often came when a customer has Exchange in their…
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Exchange Online

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cloudapp

Cloud App Discovery Preview

Introducing customers to all available Apps in Azure Active Directory Applications, which is simple Apps to distribute among users within a Portal for gathering Cloud Solutions used in Your Company. All these vendors have joined Microsoft in building a great…
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Cloud App

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RMS

Password Hash Sync doesn’t work for all users

Ever had a Password Hash Sync installation, tested a couple of users and the next day when going Live, the bigger bunch of users can’t login? Your browser tells us the username and/or password is wrong. We check username and…
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Azure Active Directory

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sync

AADSync or DirSync as Windows Server role?

When will Azure Active Directory Sync or DirSync become a Windows Server role/feature? Working with Cloud Solutions I very often implement ADFS and AADSync/DirSync, but only ADFS has become a Windows Server role. I don’t see any reason to why…
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Azure Active Directory

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Powershell

PS Script: AAD or AD?

Complementing the PS Script by choosing either AAD or AD to hold Your Security Group and Memberships. [code language=”powershell”] #Azure Active Directory Import-Module MSOnline Connect-MsolService #Find ObjectId of every Security Group $Groups = Get-MsolGroup | Select ObjectId,DisplayName $ExchangeGroupObjectId = $Groups…
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Azure Active Directory

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Powershell

PS: Script license assigning for Office 365

Wanted to share a script for assigning Licenses to Office 365 Users based on Security Groups in Your local Active Directory.  

  ———————————————————————- You will find all the Licenses With this PS Command: Get-MsolAccountSku | Where-Object {$_.SkuPartNumber -eq…
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Office 365

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Powershell

Username greyed out in Office 365 Admin Center

Problem: You created a Cloud User and gave it the vanity domain in the UserName, and later you federate that domain, but this user isn’t from Your Active Directory. So ofcourse the login will fail for this user. As long…
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Office 365

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exchangeonline

Directory Based Edge Blocking for Exchange Online Protection

Problem: Exchange Hybrid didn’t forward mail to OnPrem Exchange mailboxes and sender receives NDR rejected. Why: Directory Based Edge Blocking rejects mail to invalid addresses if it doesn’t exist a user With the target address attribute in Azure Active Directory….
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Exchange Online

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Yammer Enterprise support AD Sync and SSO

I would allways recommend customers to consider Office 365 when they would like any of the services provided by Office 365, but in certain cases we only want one service. Yammer is a service you can buy outside Office 365…
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Active Directory Federation Service, Azure Active Directory, Yammer

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active-directory

Group Policy Replication

Just a little understanding of Group Policy Replicaton in Active Directory, or have you ever had Group Policy Management not finding any Policy settings on specific domain controllers? Every Domain Controller has a SYSVOL folder which stores changes and replicates…
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Windows Server 2012 R2

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