Prevent users from creating OneDrive sites

Something I run into quite frequently on projects is the need (or desire) to control the rollout of OneDrive - I've had to come up with creative ways to block OneDrive access multiple times over the years. However, this time around, we don't want to block access to OneDrive completely - we just want to … Continue reading Prevent users from creating OneDrive sites

CASL Blacklist – Transport Rule Management

One of the things I love about my job is working with really smart people, and my good buddy Chris Rockwell is no exception! We were working on a project together and needed to come up with a way to blacklist outgoing email in order to keep up with Canadian Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) compliance. Basically, … Continue reading CASL Blacklist – Transport Rule Management

G-Suite to Office 365: Meeting Room Interop

One of the challenges when migrating from Google Suite to Office 365 is coexistence - mail routing is not that hard to configure, and free / busy (Calendar Interop) is now available and works fairly well. Google's instructions are pretty straightforward and are available here. Just remember that you need to disable your user's calendar … Continue reading G-Suite to Office 365: Meeting Room Interop

PowerShell: Connect to Exchange Online – MFA Style

I've been using my Exchange Online connection script for some time now, and I love it - however, one of the biggest failings of that PowerShell module is that it doesn't support MFA, which is becoming more common as a requirement as we go along. Thankfully, Microsoft has released a new PowerShell module for connecting … Continue reading PowerShell: Connect to Exchange Online – MFA Style

Hierarchical Address Book Creation

I recently needed to configure a hierarchical address book (HAB) on one of my projects, and the process was interesting enough that I thought it was worth sharing - like most things I post, this is more a collection of all the different places where I've researched how to do something, and put together what … Continue reading Hierarchical Address Book Creation

PowerShell: Add Multiple Domains to Office 365

Usually, adding email domains to Office 365 is a pretty straightforward affair, and I usually just add them through the Office 365 admin portal. However, if you need to add multiple domains into Office 365, clicking through them one at a time is a painful process - I was recently working on a project that … Continue reading PowerShell: Add Multiple Domains to Office 365