Using Delegated Access Permissions in PowerShell to Manage all Microsoft 365 Services

I recently posted about how we can use Delegated Access Permissions via a partner relationship to connect to an Exchange Online organization through PowerShell. This is a fantastic piece of functionality for MSPs and CSPs to manage multiple tenancies securely without having managing a set of admin identities for all of their customers. To expand …

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Bring Yammer into Microsoft Teams with the Communities App

The current version of Yammer is almost unrecognizable from the initial release years back. It really has earned it's place in the Microsoft 365 ecosystem as an enterprise grade communication tool right alongside Teams and SharePoint. As part of a digital transformation project, there are tons of use cases for Yammer and when used correctly, …

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Keeping Up With Change: Planning For Microsoft Teams Public Preview

With the 'evergreen' nature of Microsoft Cloud services, we get a constant stream of new features and fixes that could never be matched in an on premises environment. The technical change itself would take up way too much time to plan, implement and support. Many organizations are still running legacy, out of support versions of …

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End of Support for Teams Web App on IE11

As Microsoft work to finish the move to Microsoft Edge, the new version of Edge that is, more and more services are becoming unsupported on Internet Explorer. Internet Explorer 11 is now considered by Microsoft to be a legacy browser and all efforts for functionality and supportability are going into Microsoft Edge (Edge Chromium) going …

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PowerShell Script To Migrate Users From Skype On Premises to Microsoft Teams

With the functionality available in Microsoft Teams, lot of organizations are focusing moving from an on-premises Skype for Business server to full Microsoft Teams Voice. This requires user accounts to be migrated to Teams and assigned Full Teams Only Mode. I've put together a handy script to allow the migration from Skype to be user …

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Transferring Teams Meetings Between Devices

When I'm working from home (which is pretty much all the time right now), my setup involves two laptops. I've got one high power laptop, that is essentially used as a Desktop and doesn't move a lot, and another more lightweight Surface device that I use for email, calls and light work, including eventually returning …

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Using Microsoft Teams as a Walkie Talkie for Frontline Workers

There are an amazing number of great apps available to integrate into Microsoft Teams. Some of these apps are published by Microsoft and many more are third part integrations ranging from handy productivity tools to line of business apps surfaced in a users Teams console. One cool app that is now available is the Teams …

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Creating and Deploying Microsoft Teams Templates

Since its inception, Microsoft Teams has become a core part of the modern Microsoft 365 ecosystem. While it has been steadily gaining users naturally, the daily Teams user count has grown exponentially this year with many organizations being forced to adopt a work from home model. This has meant that a lot of IT departments …

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Setting up an Auto Attendant in Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams Calling Features have some great flexibility for standard calling requirements. For some more bespoke requirements there are great integrations available trough a number different contact center ISVs also. One of the cool built in features is the Microsoft Teams Auto Attendant. Auto Attendant has been around for a while now, coming from Skype …

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