Exchange Online – Copy Sent Items to both principal and delegate

Microsoft is currently deploying an update which will copy all sent items sent as/on behalf of user principal to the principal Sent Items folder as it is the case for some time for shared mailbox. To manage this feature, you need to use PowerShell to connect to Exchange Online and update the MessageCopyForSentAsEnabled or MessageCopyForSendOnBehalfEnabled on the principal (or delegator) mailbox. $ExcOnlineSession = New-PSSession -ConfigurationName Microsoft.Exchange -ConnectionUri https://outlook.office365.com/powershell-liveid/ -Credential $O365Cred…

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Office 365 – You can now recover deleted Office 365 Groups

If you have an Office 365 Groups being deleted – either by admin actions or group owner – you can recover the deleted group for a 30 days period. To recover a deleted Office 365 Groups, you need to use Azure Active Directory PowerShell v2 Preview (available here https://www.powershellgallery.com/packages/AzureAD/2.0.0.98) Install AAD PowerShell v2 Preview Open a PowerShell command prompt and run the command and once the new module is installed…

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SharePoint Online – Conditional access “limited access” now in preview

The preview of limited access for SharePoint Online and OneDrive for Business is now available. This functionality will help you to limit data leaked from SPO or OneDrive for Business by restricting access to the service from unmanaged device using browser access only – meaning users accessing SPO and/or OneDrive for Business using a BYOD device not joined to the domain or Azure AD Joined – will be able to…

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Azure AD Connect – More flexibility with synched duplicate attributes

UPDATED 30/03/2017 – Adding notification email notifying the activation of the feature Starting April 19th, a new feature will be available to eliminate frictions caused by duplicate synched attributes.   This feature called Duplicate Attribute Resiliency will authorize objects synchronization and provisioning on Office 365 even if there is a duplicate UPN or ProxyAddresses.   The idea behind is to authorize the creation of the new object even if there…

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Live Meeting – Office Live Meeting is going to be shutdown

If you are still using Office Live Meeting – the first Microsoft online meeting service, precursor of Skype for Business Meeting Broadcast – you need to start thinking of moving to a newer solution like Skype for Business or Skype for Business Meeting Broadcast as the service is going to be shutdown on December 31, 2017. Existing OLM meetings will continue to work until the final shutdown; so start using…

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Office 365 Groups – Automatic Office 365 Groups creation based on manager

Starting April 13th, direct reports Office 365 Groups will be automatically created for managers. If managers do not have permission or if you have turned off the ability to create Office 365 Groups, these direct reports groups will not be created. If you want to disable this auto provisioning, you need to turn off the directreportsgroupautocreationenabled by connecting to Exchange Online using Powershell and run this command Set-organizationconfig -DirectReportsGroupAutoCreationEnabled $false

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