Office 365 Preferred Language Settings

Introduction Office 365 empower organizations to use cloud based services for their business to ensure anytime anywhere access to corporate information. When you setup Office 365 tenant for an organization with offices in different regions then you’re also required to empower your end users to setup up their own preferred language settings in Office 365. For example, if you have a user in Japan then his preference will be to use Japanese language for his Office 365 portal instead of

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Bulk Assigning Customized licenses in Office 365 using Powershell

Introduction Bulk assigning customized licenses in office 365 using PowerShell is one of those rare asked that customer can ask you to do based on their business and technical requirements. I have been working with many enterprise customers and many of them come up with the same request to only assign the license for specific workloads in Office 365 as they do not prefer to assign the license of any workload for which they haven’t done the planning and implementation

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Connecting Exchange online PowerShell with MFA enabled Admin Account

Introduction Multi Factor Authentication (MFA) help safeguard application and data access via a range verification methods that includes phone call, text, app verification etc. Microsoft introduced MFA for Office 365 in 2014 that help administrators to secure corporate information in Office 365 by enforcing a second factor authentication. Connecting with Exchange online PowerShell with MFA enabled admin account is not supported with standard PowerShell module. It’s highly recommended to configure Multi Factor Authentication (MFA) for all users and admin accounts

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Configuring Office 365 Modern Authentication

Introduction Modern authentication in Office 365 leverage Active Directory Authentication Library (ADAL)-based sign-in to Office client apps. Modern Authentication allows administrators to enable features such as Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA), SAML-based third-party Identity Providers with Office client applications, smart card and certificate-based authentication, and it removes the need for Outlook to use the basic authentication protocol. Why we need Modern Authentication? Office 365 Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) enables you to configure additional layer of security for user sign-in process to ensure data

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Disable Skype for Business IM History

What is Skype for Business IM? Skype for Business IM is an efficient way to connect with your coworkers in real time. Instant Messaging is much faster then a formal email or a phone call. You can send and receive IM from anywhere in Skype for Business based on your company federation policies and improve employees productivity. Skype for Business stores the IM history in outlook client (Exchange Mailbox) under Conversation History folder that you can use to search for

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