How To Use Microsoft 365 Productivity Score To Drive Digital Transformation

With the recent public release of the Microsoft 365 Productivity Score. It has never been easier to assess your organization's adoption of Microsoft collaboration tools, identify areas for improvement and plan to help users get the most out of the tools available. The productivity score is a great baselining tool in the same vein as …

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Protecting Exchange Online Mail With DKIM

DomainKeys Identified Mail is a security standard for email which leverages public and private certificates to secure the transit of mails by signing them as they leave the source environment. The recipients can then verify the sender by looking up the public key via DNS lookup. Having DKIM set up for your mail domains goes …

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Project Moca – Organize Your Content in Outlook on the Web

With so many different productivity tools at our disposal today it can be hard to stay organized. We have apps like Planner and To-Do (which now roll up into Tasks in Teams) that can help track progress on work and remind us of our task list. We also have OneNote which is great for personal …

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Prevent Video Download in OneDrive and SharePoint Sharing Links

In line with the change to Stream videos storage to OneDrive and SharePoint. Microsoft are now enabling the ability to control the download functionality on shared videos. Previously, when sharing documents from OneDrive or SharePoint Online, users had the ability to make a file read-only and restrict download at the time of sharing. Planned for …

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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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Using Graph API in PowerShell Example – OneDrive File Structure Report

Due to an issue on a file migration, I recently had a requirement to compare source and destination OneDrive structures. The easiest way I could come up with to do this was to use Graph API to expand the folder structure and export to CSV. I've always been a big PowerShell users so that is …

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SharePoint Syntex – Unlocking The Power Of Your Data with a Document Understanding Model

At Ignite 2019, Microsoft announced an ambitious new addition to the Microsoft 365 platform - Project Cortex. Cortex promised to bring the powerful AI features available in Azure to Microsoft 365, aiming to provide some really powerful automation and data insights. A year on and Microsoft have carried out private previews of Cortex and have …

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Quick and Easy Exchange Online Mailbox Permissions Report

Over the years, I've built up a library of handy PowerShell scripts which I am reviewing now to update for different additional functionalities and see where I can improve them. While doing that, I thought I'd share some of them. I've updated this script to use the new,  faster, Graph based EXO cmdlets. The script …

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Project Oakdale (Preview) – Bringing the Power Platform into Microsoft Teams

With the massive rise in Microsoft Teams usage in the past year, Microsoft are really investing in making it the market leader for productivity. New features were deployed rapidly to help organizations deal with enforced remote working scenarios and they are still being released at an amazing pace. One of the more exciting features that …

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