Category Archives: Office 365

Managing Synchronization with AAD Connect

Using AAD Connect synchronization settings to validate, trigger synchronization and check the status. Solution For those administrators that are coming from previous versions the synchronization process was changed on this…

Using IDFix Dirsync Error Remediation Tool

Using IDFix to list accounts that require some changes before implementing the synchronization between on-premises and Office365. Solution The tool is available at Microsoft Download center, you can use the…

Configuring Directory Synchronization in Office 365 Admin Center Preview

How to start the synchronization between on-premises and Office 365 using the Office365 Admin Center Preview. In this Tutorial, we are going to run the initial wizard which will validate…

Office365 Admin Preview

A brief sight seeing in the Office 365 Admin Preview, the admin center preview was informed by the Office365 team back in 2015 and it is being rolled out on…

Managing passwords expiration policy in Office365

In this Tutorial we are going over the process to manage password expiration policy in Office365 for those companies that do not synchronize account information with Office365. Solution If you…

Configuring your first account in Outlook for Mac

We are going over the process to configure the first account in an Outlook for Mac, we will assume that you are using Office365 or Exchange On-premises and that the autodiscover…

Using EOP to block messages based on country/language

An administrator can take advantage of the international spam feature of EOP to block messages written or sent from certain countries. Solution The process to block messages from certain countries/languages…

How to remove a domain from Office365

In this Tutorial we are going over the process to a remove a production domain from Office365 using the web interface however the same results can be achieved using PowerShell….

Managing Directory Based Edge Blocking (DBEB) feature in Exchange Online Protection (EOP)

The DBEB feature is a powerful resource for Exchange Administrators that are using Exchange Online Protection where only the valid e-mail addresses in Office365 will be able to receive e-mails….

Restoring cloud services during an outage of the ADFS (Federation Services)

The Federation Server role is crucial when integrating on-premises with the Microsoft Cloud and in this article we are going to demonstrate how an outage can impact the end-users. In…