Deep Dive: Active Directory ESE Version Store Changes in Server 2019

Hey everybody. Ryan Ries here to help you fellow AD ninjas celebrate the launch of Server 2019. Warning: As is my wont, this is a deep dive post. Make sure you’ve had your coffee before proceeding. Last month at Microsoft Ignite, many exciting new features rolling out in Server 2019 were talked about. (Watch MS…


Editing distribution list membership after migrating to Exchange Online

So, your users manage distribution lists with Outlook. And then you decide to move to Exchange Online just to figure they will not be able to manage those DLs with Outlook anymore. Now what? You have options and one of them is discussed here: Allowing your users to edit the groups using only Windows. That’s…

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Is Group Policy Slowing Me Down?

Hello all, Nathan Penn back again to cover one of the more frequently brought up topics: System bootup and user logon performance – Specifically “Is group policy slowing me down in my environment?” Luckily, if we know where to look we can get right to that answer quickly. To start, let clarify a couple of…

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Azure AD ウェブセミナー 第2シリーズのご案内【8/22更新】

Azure Active Directory 製品部門主催、日本語 Webinar の第 2 弾のご案内 本日は大好評をいただいている Azure Active Directory Webinar の追加セッションをご案内致します。 本シリーズは Azure AD 製品開発チームメンバーが最近の Cloud Identity のトレンドを踏まえた Azure AD の利活用方法のうち、 基本的であり最も重要なトピックについて初心者にも分かりやすく説明をしています。


What’s new in Active Directory 2019? Nothing.

OK, so it’s not precisely “nothing”, but as a management summary it will do. Before you read on I would like to make it perfectly clear that: This information is not official in any way. All information here is based on public information and the existing Preview builds. Currently we are in the preview phase…

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Gather Domain Controller Configuration Script

Recently, I needed to gather some information about the domain controllers in my customer’s AD DS environments for a migration to Windows Server 2016. The customer has several forests, with several domains, with several domain controllers, all over the world. Obviously, RDPing into each one isn’t practical. Bring on PowerShell! In collaboration with a fellow…


Active Directory Forest/Domain Discovery Script

So, I was recently working with a customer on an AD DS migration to Windows Server 2016 and needed to get a bunch of information from their current forest/domain infrastructure to write the new design. Getting the information needed isn’t necessarily the easiest thing to do. The first thing I did, as any good consultant…


Infrastructure + Security: Noteworthy News (July, 2018)

Hi there! Stanislav Belov is here with the next issue of the Infrastructure + Security: Noteworthy News series!   As a reminder, the Noteworthy News series covers various areas, to include interesting news, announcements, links, tips and tricks from Windows, Azure, and Security worlds on a monthly basis. Microsoft Azure Azure DDoS Protection for virtual networks…


Windows 10 version 1703 以降で固定ユーザー プロファイルを利用するとスタート メニューが動作しない

こんにちは。Windows プラットフォーム サポートです。 Windows 10 Version 1703 (RS2) 以降の Windows 10 において、固定ユーザー プロファイルを利用したユーザーで端末にログオンすると、スタート メニュー (タスクバー左端の Windows ロゴ マーク) が動作しない場合がございますので、本 Blog にて補足します。