Localize your Office 365 Tenant in 3 Steps

If you have an Office 365 tenant which is not in your preferred language you can easily update the language settings by using Windows PowerShell. In this blogpost I will explain how you can localize your Office 365 Tenant. Scenario When I give a session at a client and need to give a demo, I always use an [...]

By |2016-02-09T14:48:26+01:00February 9th, 2016|Office 365|3 Comments

Workaround Azure App not visible in Office 365 My Apps

A while ago, a customer asked me to make it possible to add some static URL's in the recently launched Office 365 App Launcher. In one of the blog posts of Jasper Oosterveld I found a way to do this. Unfortunately the Azure App I created did not show up in Office 365 My apps. [...]

By |2017-01-04T12:39:02+01:00March 24th, 2015|Office 365|0 Comments

How to get administrative access to the OneDrive for Business environment of a user

In some cases you might need administrative access to a OneDrive for Business environment of a user. Yesterday, for example, I had to make a backup of a couple of OneDrive for Business instances. As you might know, OneDrive for Business is SharePoint Online under the hood. By default only the user has administrative rights of their [...]

By |2017-01-04T12:24:23+01:00January 21st, 2015|Office 365|6 Comments

Easily manage multiple Office 365 tenants with Windows PowerShell

When working with a lot of Office 365 customers, and their tenants, it could be time consuming to connect with PowerShell to Office 365 for each customer individually over and over again. For quite some time I pasted statement by statement in a PowerShell Window and had to login multiple times. To solve this problem I wrote [...]

By |2017-01-04T12:40:48+01:00September 19th, 2014|Office 365|3 Comments

Lync on-premises to Lync Online Sign-in Problem

While I was working on a Office 365 migration project with a colleague at a customer with a Lync on-premises environment, we were facing problems with logging in to Lync Online with federated accounts. If you are moving to Office 365 you probably want to phase out your current on-premises Lync environment. If you do so, [...]

By |2016-11-29T14:07:08+01:00June 11th, 2014|Office 365|0 Comments

Quick Tip: Bulk Edit Licenses in Office 365

I have a quick tip to share about licenses in Office 365. While I was investigating which users were unlicensed within an Office 365 tenant, I found out that there is also an easy option to bulk assign licenses to users that currently don't have any license assigned. Furthermore it is also possible to add additional [...]

By |2017-01-04T12:32:20+01:00May 5th, 2014|Office 365|0 Comments