Month: March 2021

Azure AD – New administration roles to delegate administration tasks and reduce the need to grant global administrator

As you know, Azure Active Directory provides a large list of administration roles to allow delegating administration tasks and reduce the need to grant the more powerful global administrator role. Well, 2 new roles are now available: Authentication policy administrator to delegate the permissions to manage the authentication methods enabled on Azure AD and associated …

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Azure AD – You can now recover a deleted registered application (preview)

As you know, you can register applications on Azure AD when your application need to have access to data hosted on Azure AD (groups membership, users profile details…). Well, you can now recover a deleted registered application up to 30 days after deletion. This can be useful when an Azure AD administrator and/or application administrator/developer …

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Intune – You can now remotely capture diagnostic logs

As you know, Intune allows you to remotely manage your devices. Well, while remote management sounds quite easy, the hard part is troubleshooting when something does not go as planned. Good news, you can now remotely capture diagnostic logging on remote devices when you need to troubleshoot. There is some prerequisites first: Desktop: Windows 10 …

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Azure AD – Temporary Access Pass for password less user is now in preview

As you know, for the past few years, Microsoft has been working to remove the need of passwords to access Microsoft Cloud services through Azure Active Directory – also known as password less. Well, there was still a problem as an end user needed to know his password at some point. This now answered with …

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Exchange Online – Review your DNS configuration to avoid mail flow failures

Starting March 22, 2021, Exchange Online (ExO) and Exchange Online Protection (EOP) DNS infrastructure will be updated to enable Extension Mechanisms for DNS (EDNS) to allow sending DNS data in larger UDP packet which is required for DNSSEC. To prepare for this change, the ExO team has been already reviewing existing Office 365 tenant to …

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Azure – AzureRM PowerShell will be retired by Feb 29, 2024

As you know, you can manage your Azure resources using either the web portal (https://portal.azure.com) or command line tools (Azure PowerShell or Azure Cli). Well, regarding Azure PowerShell you also know the PowerShell modules have been evolving continuously. If you are still using the ‘old’ AzureRM modules (introduced in 2015 and since then been replaced …

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Teams – The Teams PowerShell module is going to support Teams Templates

As you know, Teams has introduced about 6 months ago the use of Teams templates (see https://t.co/nlTLa9xSS6). Well, in the coming days, the Teams PowerShell module is going to support these Teams Templates too (currently available with the preview version 1.1.11). The support will allow you to action the following commands: Get-CsTeamTemplate Get-CsTeamTemplateList New-CsTeamTemplat Remove-CsTeamTemplate …

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