Weekly IT Newsletter – December 28-January 1st, 2016

Microsoft Exchange:

· Administrator audit logging in Exchange 2016clip_image001

· Introducing Exchange 2016 – The Installclip_image001[1]

· Accessing Exchange 2013 On-Premise Public folders for Office 365 Users

· In-Place Hold and Litigation Hold in Exchange 2016

· Should admins consider an Exchange 2016 upgrade?

· Exchange 2013/2016: Cumulative Update Deployment in Production without any Outage

· Exchange: December 2015 Updates Released

· How to Remove Mailbox Auto-Mapping in Outlook

Skype for Business:

· Skype for Business Always On – Database files on the server instance Errorclip_image001[2]

· 3 common myths about HD video conferencingclip_image001[3]

· Skype for Business Inplace Upgrade – Undocumented Disk Space Requirements – Lync Exchange – UC Blogclip_image001[4]

· Polycom releases UC Software 5.4.1 & BToE 3.3.0clip_image001[5]

· Video Review of Embrava BLyncLight Mini for Skype for Business & Lync

· Property DefaultSchema is not available for Database – Skype for Business Deployment Error

· Microsoft Acquires Communication Startup Talko, Plan to Integrate Tech into Skype

· VMware and SfB/Lync

· Solving Event ID 32134

· Skype for Business –Always On – The attempt to create the network name and IP address for the listener failed

Active Directory:

· Transitioning Your PKI to SHA2clip_image001[6]

· From the field: The Case of the Domain Controller that would not function after an Azure Site Recovery test failoverclip_image001[7]

· Steps for renewing NDES Service Certificates

· Validating FIM Exports – Part 1

Office 365:

· Richland Police Department—modern and mobile policing with Office 365clip_image001[8]

· Will Groups replace Yammer for Office 365 collaboration?

· Microsoft sends Exchange Online plans to the cloud

· Office 365 – Why PowerShell Version Matters

· Office 365 Change Management

Microsoft Azure:

· Azure Security Center overviewclip_image001[9]

· FREE Partner Online Technical Trainings until March 31, 2016clip_image001[10]

· Getting started with Azure PowerShellclip_image001[11]

· How to create an Azure VM with PowerShell

· Deploy Azure VMs with JSON templates and PowerShell

· How to link your MSDN benefits to Azure portal

· Microsoft Azure Stack: Hardware requirements

· 8 Steps to Building Site-to-Site VPN Connections for V2 VNETs using Azure Resource Manager in the NEW Azure Portal

· How to create an Azure VM with the ARM PowerShell cmdlets

Windows Server:

· Windows Server 2012 R2 VPN Interoperability with Cisco ASA

· HTTP Proxy TargetBackEnd limits

· IT Innovators: Secure Your Hybrid Cloud Virtual Machines by Encrypting Them

Windows Client:

· Windows 10 is now on 1 out of every 10 PCs on the planet

· Replace Command Prompt with PowerShell in Windows 10 Win+X menu

· How to block the automatic upgrade to Windows 10

· Recovering from Failed Disks in Tiered Storage Spaces on Windows 10 via PowerShell

Windows Phone:

· Power BI gains Windows 10 Mobile app

· Get more done with Windows 10 Mobile

· Windows Phone needs ‘spiritual equivalent’ to Surface, says Microsoft’s marketing head

· Windows Phone Weekly Digest: December 20, 2015

Microsoft Office:

· Understanding Office Click-to-Run, Branches, MSI and Skype for Business Client Versionsclip_image001[12]

SharePoint & Office Web App Server:

· Maximizing SharePoint Security

· SharePoint PowerShell – Recursive Upload Folders and Files – Publish and Approve

· SharePoint: Retrieve List Information Including Version History

· SharePoint Admin Daily / Weekly / Monthly Activities


· Introducing a simplified configuration experience for SQL Server in Azure Virtual Machines

· SQL Server Visualization Library Management Pack with Legacy Components

· Free ebook: Introducing Microsoft SQL Server 2016: Mission-Critical Applications, Deeper Insights, Hyperscale Cloud, Preview Edition

System Center:

· SCCM 1511 & SCOM Monitoring

· SCCM 1511: Where Is The Revamped Software Center?!

· Top Support Solutions for System Center 2012 Configuration Manager

· Configuration Manager client update

· SCOM / SCCM – Script install on DMZ or Workgroup Machine

· Cross Post: ‘How to discover a Windows Computer as a Network Device in SCOM 2012’


· Event ID 1587 Replication ID

· User can’t sign in or sees the wrong interface after a mailbox move in Exchange Server 2013 or Exchange Server 2016

· Resource mailboxes don’t update when a user other than a meeting originator changes meeting in a shared mailbox

· How to grant Exchange and Outlook mailbox permissions in Office 365 dedicated

· How can I reset the Hosts file back to the default?

· RemoteFX USB redirected scanner doesn’t start on Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2012 R2

· Windows 10 upgrade crashes if disk is encrypted by a third-party application

Downloads & Recent Releases:

· Getting Started with Skype Meeting Broadcast (Productivity Deck)clip_image001[13]

· PowerShell Migrating Projrect Server 2013 to Project Project 2016 Beta 2

· Mouse and Keyboard Center 2.7 (formerly IntelliPoint IntelliType Pro)

· Powershell Script to find Active Directory Disabled accounts but Lync Enabled

Scripts & PowerShell:

· Troubleshooting Azure Virtual Machine DSC Extensionclip_image001[14]

· PowerTip: Use Here-Strings with PowerShell

· How to copy the favorites to Windows 10 Edge browser

· PowerTip: Restore PowerShell ISE to Default Settings

· Weekend Scripter: Customize PowerShell Title and Prompt

· How to create Office 365 Group based on user’s assigned license

· [Script Of Dec. 28]How to change the Internet Time Synchronization Update Interval in Windows using PowerShell DSC