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Transferring FSMO Roles


So it´s time to phase out a older DC and demote it?

Here´s a basic description of how to:

There is a total of 5 roles that needs to be transferd before demoting and uninstalling the DC roles on the existing DC: 193 more words

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Managing SIP Identities in Skype for Business Online

As we prepare for the migration from on-premises Skype for Business to Skype for Business Online, there are a few important considerations to bear in mind before you take the leap. 545 more words

Skype For Business

Note-to-self: Strenghten your Intune/SCEP with ADCS

Recently I got a question from a customer about SCEP.
SCEP as in “Simple Certificate Enrollment Protocol”, not “System Center Endpoint protection”.

Pretty important difference, although SC (System Center as in SCCM) is involved in this case. 485 more words


Extending the Active Directory Schema for Configuration Manager 2012 Integration

When you extend the Active Directory schema for System Center 2012 Configuration Manager, you can publish site information to Active Directory Domain Services. Extending the Active Directory schema is optional for Configuration Manager. 277 more words

ADPassMon updated to v1.11.4

Download the latest release on GitHub.

New feature:

This version introduces a user-configurable check interval. You can adjust the check interval anywhere from 1 to 24 hours. 54 more words

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Azure Active Directory Sync - AAD Connect Disaster Recovery and High Availability

I just wanted to write and tell you all about a fantastic new feature built into the AAD Connect tool. It’s name is ‘Staging Mode’ and it has a dual purpose; a) it allows you to have a server which is essentially on standby, and b) it can be used just as it’s name suggests, in a kind of test mode where you can see what is being imported before it all gets sent off to Azure AD. 257 more words

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Add Users to AD from CSV via PowerShell

There might be a situation where you need to add users from a CSV file. In this specific example, we were adding users from a company that was acquired. 540 more words