Device Group Mapping in Microsoft Intune is now available

I had planned to write a blogpost on this since this feature first was announced a while ago. Everyone that has worked with Microsoft Intune up until recently know that Device Grouping in Microsoft Intune basically has been useless as you had to manually move devices into groups after enrollment. Luckily for me I have…


Windows 10: Managing Windows Defender With Intune

Since Microsoft released support for Windows 10 management through Intune we have been able to manage the settings for Defender through custom OMA-URI settings in the Intune portal. The experience around this har been OK, but not optimal. In the latest update release for Intune it is now possible to manage all settings for Windows…


User Experience: Upgrade your PC’s to Windows 10 Enterprise by joining Azure AD

In my previous blogpost Intune: Upgrade Windows 10 Edition to Enterprise I was telling how you can configure Microsoft Intune to upgrade your PC’s from Pro to Enterprise Edition. This blogpost is going to show the user experience on how the upgrade itself works from a user perspective with screenshots and explanations.  Let’s assume you have…


Microsoft Intune: Integrate Windows Store for business

For a while now we have been waiting for the integration between Windows Store for business and Microsoft Intune. This integration will allow you to deploy purchased or free apps from the Windows Store through the Intune admin console. This blogpost is a simple guide on how to set up this integration and deploy your…


Intune: Upgrade Windows 10 Edition to Enterprise

For a while now, Microsoft has been talking about the opportunity to upgrade from Pro to Enterprise Edition of Windows 10 from Intune. The same is for upgrading to Education Edition if you are a School. Finaly this feature has now come to Intune. This means you can upgrade your devices by simple joining them…


Azure MFA for Enrollment in Intune and Azure AD Device registration explained

I have been working with setup of MFA required for enrollement in Intune abit lately and have discovered a couple of things that is not really explained well in the Intune console/documentation. Enrollment of devices in Intune will in most cases also trigger a device registration in Azure AD. This registration in Azure AD can…


Configure synchronization for Apple VPP in Microsoft Intune

Organizations that want to start purchasing volume licensed iOS apps can finally leverage Apple Volume Purchase Program (Apple VPP) with Microsoft Intune. Almost all of the apps available in iTunes Store (App Store) can be volume purchased and distributed to managed devices. In this blog post, we will cover the requirements for Apple VPP and…


Slides from my sessions at Microsoft Norway’s Windows 10 Partner Technical Bootcamp

As part of Microsoft Norway’s Windows 10 Launch week in September 2015 I was so lucky to be delivering the bootcamp itself together with my colleague Olav Tvedt (MVP) @Olavtwitt and Alex de Jong @alexdejongcom . Slides from my presentations is now available at Slideshare: Windows 10 and EMS better together Azure AD Premium Windows 10 Security Deploying…


Intune delivers more Windows 10 support in August release

Microsoft announced today that between today 20th Aug and 31st Aug they will deliver a service update to Intune. You can check when your tenant is scheduled for mainenance on this link when logged into your Intune tenant. View Service Status The link is also available under Admin inthe Intune Console. This update should add support for…


Windows 10, Azure AD Join and Password Changes

So I have been testing around a bit with password changes on Windows 10 when my machine is joined to Azure AD. I have testet a few scenarios and would like you share my impressions. All scenarios are based on a Cloud Only enviroment and does not have any connections to an OnPremise AD. Scenario…