Exchange PowerShell without basic auth?

On October 1st Microsoft states in this doc that they are starting to randomly disable Basic Auth in tenants. They even started to disable it last year for tenants that had not used it. It's a good thing they are taking this step to make our tenants more secure. The big questions though is, are … Continue reading Exchange PowerShell without basic auth?

Exchange Online Tenant to Tenant migration with free Microsoft methods!

This blog post is my experience using these two methods and is also a compressed version of them:https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-365/compliance/export-search-results?view=o365-worldwidehttps://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-365/compliance/use-network-upload-to-import-pst-files?view=o365-worldwide The question is, do you always need to use a 3rd party tools when doing migrations? Well, at least now you have a free alternative with out-of-the-box tools from Microsoft.Update: The reason I'm not using Cross Tenant … Continue reading Exchange Online Tenant to Tenant migration with free Microsoft methods!

Set presence for an end user in Microsoft Teams!

I recently discovered that you now can set presence for an end user using Application rights. Earlier you only could do this with Delegated access. You need an Azure App Registration with the Presence.ReadWrite.All Application right. You can read more about the presence endpoint here. The following combinations of availability and activity is supported in … Continue reading Set presence for an end user in Microsoft Teams!

Teams Devices Configuration Profiles Uploader

There's a lot of long manual processes in the Teams Admin Center, like entering configuration profiles for devices like Phones, Panels, Displays, and Teams Rooms on Android. If you work as a consultant, you probably have to redo all this work on each tenant you work on. People maybe add 50-100 profiles for each tenant. … Continue reading Teams Devices Configuration Profiles Uploader

Microsoft Teams Speed Dial Contacts Provisioning

Have you ever thought that it might be handy to provision a curated speed dial list for your end-users to get started with when they are onboarded to Microsoft Teams? Or another scenario, don't have to manually add speed dial contacts on your common area phones for all the commonly used numbers like the reception, … Continue reading Microsoft Teams Speed Dial Contacts Provisioning

Self service Microsoft Teams Auto Attendant administration

So you have multiple Microsoft Teams Auto Attendants, and before every holiday your help desk is slammed with requests to update the out of office date on all these. There are always 3rd party tools you can buy to help you out, but I like to see what's possible to create yourself almost for free. … Continue reading Self service Microsoft Teams Auto Attendant administration

Microsoft Teams Meeting Tenant To Tenant Migration!

I have seen and done several tenant to tenant migrations lately. You can migrate both Exchange and Teams.But there's one problem, when you migrate a Teams meeting event from Exchange to a new tenant, the URLs and other information still points to the old tenant. If you then disable all the users in the old … Continue reading Microsoft Teams Meeting Tenant To Tenant Migration!