ToolTip: Policy Analyzer

Aaron Margosis recently released Policy Analyzer, a utility for analyzing and comparing sets of Group Policy Objects (GPOs). Here’s a brief description on how to use the tool to compare two Domain GPOs. I created two GPOs in my test Read More …

PowerShell Script to remove Office 365 Service Plans from a user

When assigning an Office 365 license to a user, by default several service plans are enabled. When assigning an Office 365 E3 license to a user, the following service plans are enabled by default: Azure Rights Management Office 365 Pro Read More …

Group Policy Template file for Windows 10 Wi-FI Sense

Wi-FI Sense is a new feature in Windows 10 that automatically connects you to suggested open hotspots or networks shared by your skype or outlook.com contacts or facebook friends. Sounds like a nice feature, but I’m sure Enterprise Security won’t Read More …

The “This website needs Internet Explorer” Message

As you probably know by know, Microsoft Edge is now the default Browser on Windows 10, but IE11 can still be used.  While using the Microsoft Edge browser I’ve noticed that now and then when opening a website, the following Read More …

Group Policy Settings for Microsoft Edge Browser in Windows 10 Build 10.0.10240

Continuing exploring the Windows 10 preview builds for new Group Policy settings, I come across some new settings for the Microsoft Edge browser.   Location Setting Description Computer Configuration / Administrative Templates / Windows Components / Microsoft Edge Allows you Read More …

Installing Microsoft Azure AD Connect

Last week Microsoft anounced GA for Azure AD Connect. To get a better understanding of how this all works, I installed it in my Cloud based lab that is hosted in Azure. I was supposed to demonstrate this to a Read More …

Citrix Receiver 4.3 now with ADMX support for Receiver group policy, well almost

Last night Citrix released Citrix Receiver 4.3 that includes ADMX templates to manage Citrix Receiver Group Policy settings. Microsoft introduced the ADMX templates when Vista/Server 2008 was introduced in 2006, so it was about time for Citrix to come up Read More …

The System Center Configuration Manager Cmdlet Library

Hey there, usually when I post something I try to post something new, something that ideally hasn’t been posted before. Today, I’ll make an exception.  This becasue when recently speaking to others dealing with ConfigMgr I noticed that not everyone Read More …

Group Policy Settings in Windows 10 Build 10.0.10130

Windows 10 build 10.0.10130 brought a couple more new Group Policy settings, here they are: Location Setting Description Computer Configuration Administrative Templates Windows Components Windows Update Defer Upgrade If you enable this policy setting, in Pro and Enterprise SKUs you Read More …

Group Policy Settings in Windows 10 Build 10.0.10074

Like with every new version of the Windows operating system we can expect new Group Policy settings. Today I took a look at Windows 10 build 10.0.10074 and found the follownig settings.   Location Setting Description Computer Configuration  Windows Components  Read More …