How to manage Microsoft 365 groups

This article is also available in my podcast and Youtube channel. View this article as a how-to video on Youtube. Case You need to create, edit or delete a Microsoft 365 group. The following group types are available: Microsoft 365 groups, also known as Unified groups Distribution lists Mail-enabled security […]

How to manage Microsoft 365 guest users

This article is also available in my podcast and Youtube channel. View this article as a how-to video on Youtube. Case You need to create, edit or delete Microsoft 365 guest users. In this how-to article, we will show you how to manage Microsoft 365 guest users via the Admin […]

How to manage Microsoft 365 contacts

This article is also available on my podcast and Youtube channel. View this article as a how-to video on Youtube. Case You need to manage Microsoft 365 contacts. The following operations can be performed on a Microsoft 365 contact: Create single contact Create multiple contacts via CSV file upload Edit […]

How to troubleshoot Microsoft RDS licensing issues

Case You are facing a Microsoft Remote Desktop Services (RDS) licensing issue and your RDS users do not get an RDS Client Access License (CAL) allocated. This article provides guidance on how to troubleshoot Microsoft RDS licensing issues. This guidance applies both to on-premises Remote Desktop Services (RDS) installations as […]

Exchange Online migration design considerations

Deprecation of basic authentication in Exchange Online

Introduction Microsoft has announced the deprecation of Basic authentication in Exchange Online. Basic authentication will be permanently disabled in Exchange Online on October 1st, 2022. More specifically, Microsoft is removing the ability to use Basic authentication in Exchange Online for Exchange ActiveSync (EAS), POP, IMAP, Remote PowerShell, Exchange Web Services […]

How to convert RDS per-user to RDS per-device CALs

Case You need to convert existing Microsoft RDS per-user CALs to RDS per-device CALs or vice-versa. Refer to the following article if you need to troubleshoot RDS licensing issues: https://stefanos.cloud/kb/how-to-troubleshoot-microsoft-rds-licensing-issues/ Solution You can convert RDS per-user to RDS per-device CALs or convert RDS per-device to RDS per-user CALs by utilizing […]

How to deploy Microsoft .NET in Ubuntu Linux

Case You need to deploy Microsoft .NET on your Linux machine. In this how-to article, we will show you to the .NET framework 6 on Ubuntu Linux LTS 22.04. Solution Go through the following steps: Run the following commands in your Linux Ubuntu Powershell core terminal. Install the .NET SDK […]

How to automate Cloudstack operations with the REST API and IAC platforms

Case You need to go beyond managing your Cloudstack environment via the Cloudstack portal (https://localhost:8080/client). You need to automate your Cloudstack operations by using the Cloudstack REST API (https://localhost:8080/client/api) and Infrastructure As Code (IaC) platforms, such as Terraform. This article will provide guidance on how to automate Cloudstack operations with […]