Tag: Office 365

  • Ruff journey into IaC (2004-2022)

    Ruff journey into IaC (2004-2022)

    This is my journey into Infrastructure as Code, and let me tell you, it is still an ongoing journey. A long time ago, back in 2004, I started as a sysadmin apprentice working with on-premises Microsoft Enterprise technology. Troubleshooted some batch-script and made some minor Powershell-scripts on my way, but it was 95% click-ops. January […]

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  • Recover a lot of files from Recycle bin

    Recover a lot of files from Recycle bin

    Teams Files uses a SharePoint Recycle bin, because it stores files in a Library, but the web interface to manage the recycle bin isn’t very helpful. If someone by mistake or perhaps trying to delete a folder they synced, have deleted a lot of files, it is a nightmare to restore using the web interface. […]

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  • Up your presentation game in Teams (Cameo)

    Up your presentation game in Teams (Cameo)

    Simple tools to up your game in Teams presentations, here are some quick tips and tricks that I use when holding presentations in Teams. This first option has been around a while, and its called Standout. It will increase your interaction with the participants if they can see your expressions during your presentation. It is […]

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  • A day in Windows 365

    Today I set out to experience a day working only in Windows 365, to first hand experience how this would work for consultants like my self. Introduction: The idea behind this times use of Windows 365 is to fast and easy administrate a compliant workspace for the external consultants, rather then dealing with everything around […]

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  • Exchange Hybrid Agent fails with Exit Code 1603

    Recently had the pleasure of upgrading a customers hybrid configuration to using Hybrid Agents, with the main reason being less complicated hybrid design. It did fail rather early on Install Hybrid Agent, right after entering my credentials for Azure AD with this error: Setup terminated with an Exit Code 1603. We could see further detailed […]

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  • Change SMTP Domain for Teams

    Change SMTP Domain for Teams

    Office 365 Teams is built on Office 365 Groups, which include a “shared mailbox” for the members, allthough Groups mailboxes are not the same according to Exchange Online. Default all these mailboxes get the tenant domain customname.onmicrosoft.com, and I don’t see why anyone would want that, but as long as you can use the global […]

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  • Casual Pink Friday

    Casual Pink Friday

    Hows your friday? While experimenting with Azure Custom Roles, Iย thought it was time to do another out-fit of the day. My favorite ๐Ÿ™‚ Say Hello to Casual Friday Roy ๐Ÿ™‚ Looking forwad to a free haircut tomorrow at Ski Storsenter #Cutters Makeup by yours truly. Keycard neck tie from Sopra Steria ๐Ÿ™‚ Todays Office 365 […]

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  • Office Pro Plus, differences in MSI and Click-to-Run

    Office Pro Plus, differences in MSI and Click-to-Run

    What are the differences between Office 365 Pro Plus from Office 365 and Office Professional Plus from a License Agreement or Trial? This question comes back now. Microsoft released a Preview of the Skype for Business Client or an Upgrade to the Lync 2013 Client, but it fails to install if we are using a […]

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  • Exchange Office Pro Plus for Office 365 Pro Plus

    Exchange Office Pro Plus for Office 365 Pro Plus

    Open Value and Open Value Subscription customers could from March 01, exchange their Office Pro Plus licenses for a Office 365 Plan including Office Pro Plus during the agreement period. Don’t see why you wanne do that? – It is cheaper ๐Ÿ™‚ – Each user gains 5 simultanion installations and 5 active Office for iPad […]

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  • Start menu for Office 365

    Start menu for Office 365

    If Windows doesn’t have a Start Menu, lets have one in Office 365, some might have said in Microsoft Corp. Up in Your left corner we can toggle the Start Menu of Office 365. We can also access the Admin Center from this Start Menu, and from the Admin Center there is shortcuts to the […]

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I am Roy Apalnes, a Microsoft Cloud Evangelist working av Sopra Steria. Main focus in Microsoft Security and Endpoint Management, with a bigger picture in mind.

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