Exchange Online Hybrid Connection error HCW8108

When you configure the Exchange Online Hybrid Connection through the wizard it is possible that you face the error:”HCW8108″. The hybrid connection wizard will state the following error: The error in the logs will state the following: The “Fix” You probably used your on-premises Exchange Admin Centre to download the Hybrid Connection Wizard. This version … Read more

Windows 10 AutoPilot Hybrid AD Join vs Azure AD Join

If you are looking to deploy Windows 10 AutoPilot you are going to have to make a choice. Are you going to use an Hybrid AD Join or a Azure AD Join deployment? I am going to give you my thoughts on a Windows 10 Autopilot Hybrid AD Join vs Azure AD join. Furthermore I … Read more

Create Windows 10 AutoPilot Hybrid Azure AD joined profile

This blogpost is about creating a Windows 10 AutoPilot deployment profile based on a Hybrid Azure AD Joined scenario via Microsoft 365/Microsoft Intune. Creating Windows 10 AutoPilot Hybrid Azure AD joined profile Go to https://devicemanagement.microsoft.com/ and log on. Go to Devices and to Windows: After that click on “Windows Enrollment”: We first need to setup automatic enrollment. … Read more

Create Windows 10 AutoPilot Azure AD joined profile

This blogpost is about creating a Windows 10 AutoPilot deployment profile based on a Azure AD joined scenario via Microsoft 365 or Microsoft Intune. Creating the profile Go to https://devicemanagement.microsoft.com/ and log on. Go to Devices and to Windows: After that click on “Windows Enrollment”: We first need to setup automatic enrollment. Click on automatic … Read more

Block Outlook on Unmanaged Windows 10 Devices

When you move to Exchange Online the connectivity to your mailboxes is no longer limited by your firewall. Microsoft enables everything by default. So if you don’t want users to configure Outlook on their unmanaged Windows 10 devices you need create policy to do so. To block Outlook on unmanaged Windows 10 devices you need … Read more

Windows 10 Updates via Microsoft Intune

Updating your Windows 10 devices was always a challenge. The devices were not on the corporate network or for some other reason they were not able to install Windows Updates. Microsoft Intune now partly solves this problem. Configuring Windows Updates is fairly easy. Prerequisites Update Rings We are going to create update rings. These update … Read more

Microsoft Teams Quick Start Configuration

This could count as a quick start guide to use Microsoft Teams. Microsoft Teams usage has exploded these days. So I want to help people get started with some basic configuration settings. These settings form a nice baseline in which, for example, the creation of teams has been restricted. By default, everthing in teams is … Read more

AutoPilot info auto upload script

I have created a script which auto uploads your Windows 10 AutoPilot info to your tenant. I didn’t do the hard work, that is someone called Nickolaj Andersen. He wrote the script that you can download from the Powershell Galery. This is his original post: https://www.scconfigmgr.com/2019/06/04/import-windows-autopilot-device-identity-using-powershell/ The Script It is a simple script, it is … Read more

Microsoft 365 Bookings

Microsoft 365 Bookings is a solution within Microsoft 365 which helps setting your appointments with your customers/clients. These appointments are booked directly in your Office 365 calendar. These appointments automatically have the contact information registered. In these times, this is written during the COVID-19 pandemic, it will come in usefull to have an appointment creation … Read more

Enable Azure AD Device Script

I have been testing with Windows 10 AutoPilot White Glove and I have run in to the problem where the Azure AD Device was not able to find my organisation. Problem definition The error looked like this: I had uploaded the hardware hashes to Intune using a CSV. Therefore, I was very suprised to see … Read more