Migrating to Exchange 2016 using the Exchange Admin Center

MS Exchange Server 2016 comes with advanced facilities that enterprises can’t wait to benefit from. Architecture simplicity, reliability, improved email-client features and cloud readiness are the hallmarks of this version. But when it’s time to upgrade to this new Exchange version, the existing Exchange data needs to be moved to it. So let’s go through …

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Disassociating InfoPath Forms from list in Office 365

Scenario: We did migration of SharePoint 2010 from SharePoint online using a 3rd party migration tool. Content migrated successfully but with time we got some issues from the users regarding the behavior of the new environment and issues after migration Issue: SharePoint list view is showing data in the list but view/edit forms got corrupted …

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List Fields not showing in Add, Edit and display forms after migration

Background: We have completed a tool based SharePoint migration for a client which was from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint online, during the migration we got some hurdles which is because of custom features, custom list columns, deprecated list & site templates and invalid data but at the we were good to migrate all the content …

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Office 365 Session Timeout Configuration

Office 365 session timeout configuration helps you control the behavior of a session when a user is accessing services. When a user is authenticated to Office 365 app, a session is established. During the session, user don’t have to re-authenticate to the app. Session can only expire when you’re either inactive, closed the browser/tab, token …

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Creating a Display Form / Data View Web Part in SharePoint Online

I had a requirement to display a custom view for a list interface instead of the default list view in SharePoint online, I know couple of jQuery and css scripts which made life quite easier in these scenarios but still I have seen people asking how they can edit page using SharePoint Designer and how …

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SharePoint Server 2016 Installation step by step

SharePoint Server 2016 Preview has been released earlier today, check my previous post for Download and Product Key details, installation media is available for a trial period of 180 days. I have completed a Single-Server installation of SharePoint Server 2016 with Database server on a separate machine. I am sharing the installation details here which …

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Upgrade Azure AD Sync to Azure AD Connect

As Azure AD Connect is now generally available to replace AAD Sync for synchronize on prem active directory to Azure Active Directory. Now, It’s time to think about upgrading your existing deployment of Azure AD Sync tool and use the latest and greatest code from Microsoft. With Azure AD Connect we can perform an in-place …

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Azure AD Connect is now Generally Available

On June 24, Microsoft announced the general availability of Azure AD Connect tool, which has been in public preview for some time. We’re thrilled to announce that as of today Azure AD Connect is now generally available for all Azure AD customers including Office 365 customers. Azure AD Connect is the single tool and experience …

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Configuring Active Sync and Outlook client to access Shared Mailbox

Configuring Active Sync and outlook client to access shared mailbox is one of those requirements which every customer would like to have. I’ve seen a lot of customers asking me how they can access shared mailbox on active sync clients. Even few customers has asked me if it’s possible to configure shared mailbox to be …

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Configuring Office 365 Message Encryption

Configuring Office 365 Message encryption in exchange online helps organization to secure their sensitive information based on transport rules in Exchange online. Before we start configuring Office 365 message encryption, i hope you have a good understanding of what message encryption is and what it can do for you and why we need message encryption. …

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