Category Archives: Office 365

Forcing Synchronization with Windows Azure Active Directory

In this Tutorial we are going over the process to force the synchronization with Windows Azure Active Directory using the latest Directory Synchronization tool available. Solution Logged in the computer…

Windows Azure e Office365 – Validating the synchronization process

In this final article of this Tutorial Series we will go over the process to create an user on-premises and what we have to do on our side to enable…

Windows Azure and Office365 – Configuring the synchronization tool

So far in this series we subscribed to the services, configured the on-premises and cloud environments and in the last one we install the tool on our on-premises. Now, it’s…

Windows Azure and Office365 – Installing the Synchronization Tool

In order to synchronize our on-premises Active Directory with Windows Azure Active Directory (WAAD) we can use a tool called Windows Azure Active Directory Sync Tool which is able to…

Windows Azure and Office365 – Creating a Synchronization Account

After creating the Azure subscription and preparing the local Active Directory our next step is to create a service account in Windows Azure. This account is not a requirement but…

Windows Azure and Office365 – Preparing the environment to support synchronization

Before starting the integration process with Windows Azure a couple of settings are required on both environments: on-premises and Windows Azure Active Directory. In this Tutorial we are going to…

Windows Azure and Office 365 – Managing a Custom Domain

In this Tutorial we are going over the process to create a custom domain in your Windows Azure subscription and this task is key to enable any future synchronization that…

Windows Azure and Office 365 – Getting a free trial of Office365 and Windows Azure

In this first article we will go over the process to subscribe on both Office365 and Windows Azure, and after that in our following Tutorials we will continue our journey…

Windows Azure and Office365

In this Tutorial series we will go over the process to create a new Office365 and Windows Azure subscriptions and after that we will have the basics in place to…

Autoconfiguration was unable to determine your settings!

Hi folks, One of my customers was saying that some machines were not able to retrieve the Autodiscover settings in Outlook internally with the following error message: Before doing a…