VMs not available in Virtual Machine Manager (VMM)

In this Tutorial we are going to cover Introduction Solution The issue was that all VMs running on a Windows Server 2012 R2 server was showing like the image below….

The mysterious case of Lync certificates not showing up on Certificate Wizard

In some circumstances a certificate that is installed on a Lync Server may now show up on the Certificate Wizard, we are going to troubleshoot and find the root cause…

Configuring ReFS volumes in Exchange Server 2016

How to configure ReFS volumes to be used by Exchange Server 2016 Mailbox Databases. Introduced in Exchange Server 2016, we should use ReFS volumes for Exchange Databases, index and log…

Exchange Server 2016 Online Training Courses Now Available!

Hello folks, Exchange Team published yesterday about online training available for Exchange Server 2016, and the first one is free. Here is a summary of the training being offered: Course…

Managing Google Chrome using Group Policies

How to manage Google Chrome from a central location using Group Policies. Solution The first step is to download the admx files to be added to the Group Policy Templates….

Managing Synchronization with AAD Connect

Using AAD Connect synchronization settings to validate, trigger synchronization and check the status. Solution For those administrators that are coming from previous versions the synchronization process was changed on this…

How to delete the default domain in Exchange Server 2016

Removing the default domain in Exchange Server 2016 using Exchange admin center. Solution When Exchange Server is deployed the default domain is going to be the FQDN of the Active…

Using IDFix Dirsync Error Remediation Tool

Using IDFix to list accounts that require some changes before implementing the synchronization between on-premises and Office365. Solution The tool is available at Microsoft Download center, you can use the…

How to install Azure Active Directory Connect

Synchronization is evolving in a fast pace to keep it up with Microsoft Azure/Office 365 products. In the past we had/still have FIM, DirSync, AAD Sync, and nowadays AAD Connect…

Configuring Directory Synchronization in Office 365 Admin Center Preview

How to start the synchronization between on-premises and Office 365 using the Office365 Admin Center Preview. In this Tutorial, we are going to run the initial wizard which will validate…