Setting up Yammer Directory Sync With Office365 – Life on Planet Groove. This is a great article on how to get Yammer Directory Sync configured and all the various advanced configuration items you need to do to have it work nicely. Ignore the “With Office365” part, though. This isn’t about synchronising Yammer with your Office […]
Remotely enable Remote Desktop in Windows 7 & Server 2008. Very handy article on how to enable Remote Desktop remotely when you have network access to the machine.
This is a Quick Publish article; this means it probably doesn’t make much sense, but at least gets what I want to share out there Due to Microsoft’s staggered approach to rolling out the Windows 8.1 Update globally via Windows Update, I got impatient waiting for it to arrive on my home PC after having […]
This table provides a thorough comparison of the difference in functionality between SharePoint 2013’s Foundation, Standard and Enterprise editions. SharePoint 2013 feature comparison chart all editions | blksthl.
Having trouble getting Wake on LAN (WoL) to operate with your AsRock (or probably any manufacturer) motherboard that has an integrated Realtek (and also probably other manufacturers) NIC onboard? Try disabling both the Energy Efficient Ethernet and Green Ethernet options in the Advanced tab of the device in Device Manager (devmgmt.msc). When these options are […]
Quick Publish/WIP – needs work to make a bit more sense and explain things further. If a profile is deleted from SharePoint, but is still in scope to be sync’d from Active Directory, unless a change happens in AD, FIM will not resync the profile to SharePoint in an incremental because it will assume the […]
Thanks, Windows 8.1. Why’d you have to go create YET ANOTHER search keyboard shortcut on Windows + S and steal my beloved OneNote Screen Grab key away from me. Thankfully, the below registry key addition allows me to turn that one off and bring back my OneNote key! reg.exe add HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced /v DisabledHotkeys /t REG_SZ […]
Having issue getting the Modern Apps to run after upgrading to Windows 8.1 from Windows 8? Just getting a blank screen when the app starts, and clicking the blankness goes back to the Start screen? Can’t even get into the Store? Follow these steps (references for all steps are at the bottom): Repair any corrupt […]
Steps Web platform installer: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=252092 as per http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-US/library/jj193525 on APP1 Ran script on app1 # To be run in Workflow Manager PowerShell console that has both Workflow Manager and Service Bus installed. # Create new SB Farm $SBCertificateAutoGenerationKey = ConvertTo-SecureString -AsPlainText -Force -String ‘workflow farm password’ -Verbose;New-SBFarm -SBFarmDBConnectionString ‘Data Source=sp13db;Initial Catalog=PROD_Workflow_SbManagement;Integrated Security=True;Encrypt=False’ -InternalPortRangeStart 9000 -TcpPort […]
In Windows 8, network profiles aren’t the same as they were introduced as in Vista and continued/built-on in Windows 7. You used to be able to define, change, rename and so on. Now, the only feature that remains of network profiles is the “public” versus “private” distinction. And selecting these in Windows 8’s current hodge […]