Thursday 15 August 2019
Thursday 15 August 2019

Blogs of note A quick list of some of the blogs I have used recently for guides and how to’s on Microsoft products. Modern Workplace – John blogs about the Microsoft Cloud and Modern Management Blog – JiJi Technologies nicolonsky tech Practical 365 – Office 365 News, Tips, and Tutorials AutomateIQ – Business processes automation... » read more

Friday 9 August 2019
Friday 9 August 2019

Intune I have previously setup a script to push simple shortcuts to Desktop with Intune but this guide from Nicolonsky Tech is much better. Will re-create mine using this approach. Source: Intune create desktop shortcut

Wednesday 31 July 2019
Wednesday 31 July 2019

Powershell This is a Microsoft guide I need to use fairly regularly ! Wish connection to Exchange Online and Sharepoint Online from Powershell was a little easier to configure. Interestingly when I tried this today if I ran Connect-EXOPSSesion with parameter for my UPN it didn’t seem to work. If instead just ran the command... » read more

Louisiana declares emergency over cyberattacks targeting schools
Louisiana declares emergency over cyberattacks targeting schools

Louisiana declares emergency over cyberattacks targeting schools Things seem to be going pretty badly for a lot of small states in America at the moment. As a regular listener to Security Now it seems there aren’t many weeks that go by at the moment where one state or another isn’t being crippled by ransomware. As they... » read more

Sunday 28 July 2019
Sunday 28 July 2019

PowerApps So I am making some progress with learning PowerApps and have the start of a new app for the charity to use. Just came across this resource which will be worth having a look through, a showcase for what others have done with PowerApps Community Apps Gallery – Power Platform Community A useful quick... » read more

Wednesday 24 July 2019

Microsoft Forms I am currently trying to create a new starter process with Microsoft Forms/Flow and Sharepoint. One feature that would make this process work a lot better would be to enable the initial Form to have some of the information pre-populated so when it is submitted the information can be linked to existing data... » read more

Tuesday 23 July 2019

Powershell Following a recent re-brand of our charity the Marketing team distributed a number of new template documents to various teams throughout the organisation and it wasnt until after this had happened that I discovered the blank Word template they had issued was over 26MB ! Basically they had dropped a full page high resolution... » read more

Monday 22 July 2019
Monday 22 July 2019

PowerApps Continuing to dabble with PowerApps. PowerApps: Submit multiple forms at the same time — SharePoint Simply Teams Just discovered that you can change individual folder permissions in Sharepoint Groups Document Library using the Manage Access panel. I had been under the impression that to make changes like this you needed to drop into the... » read more