Category: Azure

April 24, 2019
How to Test Microsoft Apps After Moving DNS Servers

There are a lot of moving parts you need to keep track of when moving DNS servers. What do you do when you’re finished? You need to confirm that everything…

January 29, 2019
How to Enable Intune on a Windows 10 Computer

Recently, I needed to enable Intune management on a Windows 10 computer using the native Mobile Device Management (MDM) software. I grabbed one of the old Windows 10 laptops that…

January 22, 2019
How to Remove Intune from a Windows 10 Computer

I was troubleshooting an issue with Microsoft Intune only to discover that the Mobile Device Management (MDM) setting wasn’t enabled on my Windows 10 computer. This meant that I needed…

December 27, 2018
3 Tips for Customizing the Azure Portal Home Page

The first time I logged on to Azure as a new user, I saw a ton of icons, but as an Intune Administrator, most of them were completely irrelevant to…

November 28, 2018
How to Add the Intune Service Administrator Directory Role to a User Account

I’m sure you are wondering why I created a blog post on how to assign the Intune Service Administrator directory role. Wouldn’t it be straight forward? Yes, normally it would…

June 21, 2016
Mobile Application Management (MAM) in Action

By Garth Jones Mobile Application Management (MAM) is great because it allows ConfigMgr admins to manage applications (such as Outlook), and NOT devices. The best part is that the Intune…

September 23, 2015
Azure AD Sync Identity Synchronization Error

By Garth Jones After setting up Azure Active Directory (Azure AD), I started to receive emails from the Microsoft Online Services Team about a synchronization error with two of my…

September 16, 2015
How to Perform a Full Sync of AD to Azure AD

There may be times when you don’t want to wait for the next automated Azure Active Directory (AAD) synchronization to occur or when you want to immediately ensure that your…

April 8, 2015
MVP Cloud Roadshow

By Garth Jones We are being forever told to, “Get to the Cloud, that’s where you should be,” but what do you do when you’re there? Spend a single Saturday…