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Managing SQL Servers using SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

Installing Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio allows the administrator to manage SQL Servers, the tool allows management of SQL 2008 up to 2107 (if you are using the release candidate…

Managing network settings on Red Hat Enterprise Linux

By default in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.3 (the version which this article was written) the default network service is done by NetworkManager which is a Linux daemon which is…

Script: Exchange Server 2016 Deployment (EXDeploy.ps1)

Hello folks, We created an automation script to deploy Exchange Server 2016 in a consistent way, and the script was published on our ITPROCentral at GitHub. You can find more…

Solving the issue You must provide a value for this property on Remove-MailboxExportRequest

The clean up of the Mailbox Export Requests is usually overlooked on the vast majority of organizations, and sometimes the user that was once exported is removed from the Active…

Removing a domain in Office 365 using PowerShell

Removing a domain in Office365/EOP requires that all accounts that are associated to that domain to be transferred to a valid domain, and the administrator must check several details. I…

How to remove the several Organization Units that are protected against accidental deletion

In some situation an entire structure of Organization Units must be deleted, and by default new OUs are automatic defined to protect them against deletion which requires the administrator to…

Top 5 of the Week: Week of May 8th

Folks, Here are the top 5 IT news for this week. Quick guide to Windows 10 training and certification for IT pros https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/windowsitpro/2017/05/08/quick-guide-to-windows-10-training-and-certification-for-it-pros/ Microsoft Build keynote https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mo6kRl430h4 Announcing PowerShell for…

SharePoint 2016, 2013 and Office Online Services updates released

Folks, SharePoint team released CU (Cumulative Updates) for SharePoint. Here is a list of the updates. SharePoint 2016 – Download Office Online Server 2016 – Download SharePoint 2013 Server –…

How to disable all accounts from an Organization Unit structure

In some cases, the administrator must disable all accounts from a specific Organization Unit. We can approach this task from either Active Directory Users and Computers or using PowerShell. Solution…

Getting the number of mailboxes per database in your Exchange Organization

How to create a single line PowerShell to retrieve the number of mailboxes per mailbox database in your organization. I was asked about that number in one of my customers…