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Microsoft updates its Active Directory Sync tool with a small fix and a new prerequisite for .Net 4.5.1

The new build version is: 6985.0000

  • 7/22/2014
  • Fix for installation failure in certain locales.
New Features
  • .Net 4.5.1 has become a prerequisite for installing DirSync.
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Office 365

Item Level Targeting - Use GPO to set user as a local administrator on a single computer.

This is a revision of a previous post I did. In this version there are fewer steps that need to be performed in the policy. The key here is Item Level targeting, it allows you to apply policies to specific targets in your Active Directory. 531 more words


Renaming a Computer

Hey there. In this blog post we’ll learn how to rename Windows 8.1 computers in an Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) environment.

The Problem: 582 more words

Windows PowerShell

Why all your security spending’s are wasted

Any IT administrator will tell you that it’s important to protect your IT environment against unauthorized access. Typically security measures are username/password, firewalls, encrypted network traffic etc., but once you have the correct credentials access to company data is trivial. 688 more words

Working around black hole router when using VNET with VPN

After I had set up an Azure virtual network, connected it with our on-premise datacenter and started deploying servers to it I ran into a pesky problem. 339 more words


Installing and Activating Dirsync

Installing and Activating Dirsync

Couple of requirements you need to consider before doing anything. First thing is we mentioned before that object number. https://moonstarit.wordpress.com/2014/07/17/office-365-active-directory-preparation-part-1/

Second thing is supported windows version is required for Disync, we have Windows 2012 R2. 466 more words

Active Directory

Office 365 – Active Directory Preparation Part 4

Adding an alternative UPN suffix is really important part for preparing Active Directory for Office 365. Don’t underestimate this setting if you don’t want to have a trouble. 147 more words

Active Directory