Update to Company Portal brings benefits to corporate owned iOS devices

We’ve just released an update to the Company Portal app for iOS which includes improved support for corporate-owned iOS devices enrolled using the Apple Device Enrollment Program (DEP) or Apple Configurator. In this post, we will describe best practices for enrolling and managing corporate-owned iOS devices with the Intune Company Portal app. Prerequisites: An iOS…


Windows 10 (バージョン 1511) における Sysprep 実行時の注意点

Sysprep をご利用の皆様、こんにちは。 Windows  プラットフォーム サポートの河野 (コウノ) です。 本稿では、11 月に公開されましたメジャー アップデート (バージョン 1511) が含まれているインストール メディアからインストールした環境において、Sysprep 実行時の注意点について記載いたします。 対象OS : Windows 10 バージョン 1511 ※ Windows 10 バージョン 1607 以降は対象外となります。 Windows 10 バージョン 1511 から、Microsoft コンシューマー エクスペリエンスという機能が追加されました。 この機能は、ユーザーに Windows ストア経由 (インターネット接続が必要) にて、おすすめのアプリがいくつか自動でインストールされる機能です。 これらアプリが自動インストールされた状態で Sysprep を実行した場合、Sysprep の処理が失敗いたします。 これは Windows 10 の環境において、プロビジョニングされていないアプリがユーザーにインストールされている場合、Sysprep の実施が失敗するという制限事項に起因しています。 プロビジョニングについてご存じでない方のためにまず簡単に、その仕組みを以下ご説明いたします。 ストア アプリは大きく分けて 2 種類存在します。 1. 端末ごとにインストールされているアプリ (プロビジョニングされているストア…


KB: Setting the Mobile Device Management Authority in Microsoft Intune

Just a quick note to let you know about a new KB article we published recently that describes how to set the mobile device management authority in Microsoft Intune. The mobile device management authority determines where you will perform mobile device management tasks, and you can set this to Microsoft Intune by using the Intune administrator console, or…


Tips on registering a Windows 10 computer in Microsoft Azure

We have some great information that I wanted to shared with you regarding how to register a Windows 10 computer/device in Microsoft Azure, but before I get to that I’d like to take a minute to talk about an issue you may run into when trying to do this. If you have already attempted enrollment…


Apple iOS 9.2 and Microsoft Intune

We have become aware of an issue with iOS 9.2 which is impacting devices managed via Mobile Device Management (MDM). Microsoft is working with Apple to resolve the issue – the latest information is available on the Microsoft Intune product blog in this post – http://blogs.technet.com/b/microsoftintune/archive/2015/12/11/important-issue-with-the-ios-9-2-release.aspx Our Blogs Configuration Manager: http://blogs.technet.com/configurationmgr/ Data Protection Manager: http://blogs.technet.com/dpm/ Orchestrator:…


Add Office 365 Tenant Proxy Address to Exchange objects with Email Address Policy Disabled

If your organization is like a lot of them out there, you have mailbox users without the email address policy applied.  It’s a pretty common practice to work around name changes, users with similar names or middle initials, or one-off primary SMTP addresses. If that’s the case, then you probably have received this error when…


Speaking in Ciphers and other Enigmatic tongues…update!

Hi! Jim Tierney here again to talk to you about Cryptographic Algorithms, SCHANNEL and other bits of wonderment. My original post on the topic has gone through yet another rewrite to bring you up to date on recent changes in this  crypto space. So, your company purchases this new super awesome vulnerability and compliance management…


Finding Active Directory objects with Inheritance Disabled

From time to time, an issue that crops up during Exchange or Office 365 migrations is the dreaded “insufficient access rights:” It’s commonly manifested like this (though I have seen it displayed other ways as well): Warning: Unable to update Active Directory information for the source mailbox at the end of the move. Error details:…


Removing a folder across OneDrive for Business sites

On a customer call a few weeks ago, I was asked if we could remove a specific folder across all (or a subset of) their OneDrive for Business sites.  There unfortunately isn’t a lot of information around accessing OD4B sites and folders programmatically, aside from our documentation on granting eDiscovery rights to a specific user…