Azure AD Sync “Permissions-Issue” Error Code-8344

Azure AD Sync “Permissions-Issue” Today i have been working on troubleshooting Azure AD Sync tool for one of my customer where they were having issues with the tool. MIIS client was reporting export errors for all the users in the organization and the error was “Permissions-Issue”. It was one of the interesting errors to work …

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Change Default Sync time of Azure AD Sync (Part 5)

Change Default Sync time of Azure AD Sync In Part 4 of this article series, we learned about how we can manually synchronize on prem identities and password hash with office 365. In this article we will learn how we can change the default synchronization time of Azure AD Sync tool to meet our requirements. …

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Enable / Disable Skype for Business Client

Enable / Disable Skype for Business client In my previous post, I shed some light on new Skype for Business Client (formally known as Lync client ) look and options available to end user. This post will focus on the steps require to enable or disable Skype for Business Client for end user. Being an …

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Azure AD Synchronization using PowerShell (Part 4)

Azure AD Synchronization using PowerShell In Part 3 of this article series, we learned about different filtering options available to us and how we can use them to fulfill the requirements. In this article we will learn on how we can manually force a synchronization using PowerShell and how we can change the default synchronization …

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Skype for Business Client Announced

What’s New in Skype for Business Client Finally ! Microsoft has announced the availability of Skype for Business. Skype for Business client was available for end users in Preview but yesterday Microsoft released the new update for Lync 2013 client KB2889923. Microsoft rebranded Lync client to Skype for Business client. New Lync client is named …

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Filtering in Azure AD Sync (Part 3)

In this article we will work on setting up different type of filtering in Azure AD Sync to synchronize only the required users with office 365. Part 1 and Part 2 of this article series revolves around the prerequisites, installation and configure of Azure AD Sync tool. We’re already done with Azure AD Sync tool …

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Step by Step Azure AD Sync Installation Guide (Part 2)

In this article we will install and configure the Azure AD Sync tool to synchronize on prem identities with office 365. Part 1 of this article series revolves around the prerequisites required to install and configure Azure AD Sync tool. We’re already done with Azure AD Sync tool prerequisites and has created the required service …

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Azure AD Sync Requirements / Prerequisites (Part 1)

Azure AD Sync Requirements / Prerequisites (Part 1) In this articles series, I will walk you thru step by step to install and configure Azure AD Sync tool to synchronize on prem identities with office 365. You can download the most recent version of Azure AD Sync from Microsoft Website. Let’s get started with part …

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Exchange Online Advanced Threat Protection

Exchange Online Advanced Threat Protection In the modern era, we have seen a steady increase in data security specially the email security against spammer. Spammers are constantly changing the way they send and mask spam/viruses. Microsoft is continuously working to protect their customers against modern era techniques so that customer can enjoy the best in …

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Mystery of Office 365 UsageLocation

Office 365 Features Limitations/Restrictions by Location Many of the people might get confused or probably never focused on why we need to specify usage location while assigning a license to end user in Office 365? What’s the purpose of UsageLocation? Is it same as of Country field populated in Active Directory? If you look at …

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