Category UserVoice

Feedback matters: Enable video policies for videos based on utilization

I submitted a request at the Stream uservoice.

Feedback matters: Restrict permissions to app-only Azure AD applications consuming Office 365 services on resource level

I submitted a request at the Microsoft Graph uservoice regarding some improvements of the way app-only permissions are handled in Office 365 on May 31st. In a short timeframe this...

Category Development

Create a custom connector with an OpenAPI definition (aka Swagger) from an ASP.NET Core solution

You can download the source code for this series directly from my GitHub repository. The name of this sample project is 02. CustomConnectorSwagger.

Create a custom connector that accesses an anonymous REST API

You can download the source code for this series directly from my GitHub repository. The name of this sample project is 01. SimpleRESTApi.

How do I create a custom connector for Microsoft Flow and PowerApps?

With this blog series, I am to provide you examples on how to build your custom connectors for Microsoft Flow and PowerApps. You can find the official documentation provided by...

Delete a Yammer message through the Yammer REST API with PowerShell

You can delete a message through API as described here. The snippet below shows how you can do it through PowerShell. You simply need a bearer token and the message...

Access the Yammer REST API through PowerShell

Yammer provides good APIs to access and interact with a Yammer network. You can get an overview of the access possibilities by opening the Yammer developer center. The API we...

Azure Table Storage CRUD operations with PowerShell

In the past months I worked on several projects that automated the data collection of local IT assets. During this time, we decided to use the Azure Table Storage service...

Feedback matters: Restrict permissions to app-only Azure AD applications consuming Office 365 services on resource level

I submitted a request at the Microsoft Graph uservoice regarding some improvements of the way app-only permissions are handled in Office 365 on May 31st. In a short timeframe this...

Category AAD

Feedback matters: Restrict permissions to app-only Azure AD applications consuming Office 365 services on resource level

I submitted a request at the Microsoft Graph uservoice regarding some improvements of the way app-only permissions are handled in Office 365 on May 31st. In a short timeframe this...

Category SharePoint

Connect to SharePoint Online using PNP-PowerShell

The PNP-PowerShell is a library of PowerShell commands that allows you to perform complex provisioning and artifact management actions towards SharePoint. I see these commands as a valuable extension to...

Move SharePoint sites to a new location - Site Swap

Microsoft introduced with the SharePoint Online Management Shell version 16.0.8812.1200 the capability to swap SharePoint Online root site or /search site in your tenant.

Groupified SharePoint Online site being deleted without a properly associated group

Our tenant uses Office 365 Unified Groups and their expiration policies that you can configure at tenant level under this link. We configured it to expire after a specific period....

How do I set my SharePoint Online site collection to read-only after a migration?

Data consistency is key during the migration of contents between two SharePoint Online sites. You already agreed on the final migration slot with your stakeholders and you want to be...

Disable the list view threshold for a list or library?

The list view threshold is configured for SharePoint on-premises (and online) to ensure that users are not performing unnecessary expensive query operations on your SharePoint enviornment. Microsoft provides many suggestions...

Connect to SharePoint Online using PowerShell

The SharePoint Online Management Shell is a Windows PowerShell module that can be installed on your Windows client or server. It is a set of commandlets that help you manage...

Feedback matters: Restrict permissions to app-only Azure AD applications consuming Office 365 services on resource level

I submitted a request at the Microsoft Graph uservoice regarding some improvements of the way app-only permissions are handled in Office 365 on May 31st. In a short timeframe this...

Category IT Pro

Return the Office 365 Groups' connected services through PowerShell

The introduction of Office 365 Groups is improving the way Microsoft 365 services are linked together and how the permissions are handled for them. On top of that, you get...

Return all Office 365 Groups without owners

Office 365 Groups are a great way to give a group of people access to a collection of collaboration resources. This feature is extensively used for Office 365 resources such...

Connect to SharePoint Online using PNP-PowerShell

The PNP-PowerShell is a library of PowerShell commands that allows you to perform complex provisioning and artifact management actions towards SharePoint. I see these commands as a valuable extension to...

Office 365 Video self-service migration to Microsoft Stream fails with an access denied error

Microsoft enabled for Office 365 Video admins and Office 365 global administrators the possibility to migrate all videos to Microsoft Stream since Sep 10, 2019. The process is described in...

Move SharePoint sites to a new location - Site Swap

Microsoft introduced with the SharePoint Online Management Shell version 16.0.8812.1200 the capability to swap SharePoint Online root site or /search site in your tenant.

Groupified SharePoint Online site being deleted without a properly associated group

Our tenant uses Office 365 Unified Groups and their expiration policies that you can configure at tenant level under this link. We configured it to expire after a specific period....

Feedback matters: Enable video policies for videos based on utilization

I submitted a request at the Stream uservoice.

How do I set my SharePoint Online site collection to read-only after a migration?

Data consistency is key during the migration of contents between two SharePoint Online sites. You already agreed on the final migration slot with your stakeholders and you want to be...

Remove the Office 365 Group Welcome message for new members

Office 365 Unified Groups used by several Office 365 services (e.g. Yammer, Exchange, Teams, SharePoint) send a welcome e-mail to newly added users of that specific group. This might be...

Connect to Exchange Online through PowerShell

Exchange Online PowerShell allows you to manage your Exchange Online settings from the command line. As a SharePoint administrator, I usually need the commands that allow me to manager Office...

Connect to SharePoint Online using PowerShell

The SharePoint Online Management Shell is a Windows PowerShell module that can be installed on your Windows client or server. It is a set of commandlets that help you manage...

How do I disable the 'Get Help' or 'Send Feedback' option in OneDrive?

Microsoft introduced a ‘Get Help’ and ‘Send Feedback’ option for OneDrive for Business. This is a useful way for users to contact directly Microsoft inside the application. With this setting,...

Category Governance

Groupified SharePoint Online site being deleted without a properly associated group

Our tenant uses Office 365 Unified Groups and their expiration policies that you can configure at tenant level under this link. We configured it to expire after a specific period....

How do I set my SharePoint Online site collection to read-only after a migration?

Data consistency is key during the migration of contents between two SharePoint Online sites. You already agreed on the final migration slot with your stakeholders and you want to be...

Remove the Office 365 Group Welcome message for new members

Office 365 Unified Groups used by several Office 365 services (e.g. Yammer, Exchange, Teams, SharePoint) send a welcome e-mail to newly added users of that specific group. This might be...

Disable the list view threshold for a list or library?

The list view threshold is configured for SharePoint on-premises (and online) to ensure that users are not performing unnecessary expensive query operations on your SharePoint enviornment. Microsoft provides many suggestions...

How do I influence the OneDrive for Business deletion process?

Users with a valid SharePoint Online license are eligible to get a dedicated OneDrive for Business site to store their contents. Just like a cloud-based personal hard drive. This OneDrive...

How do I disable the 'Get Help' or 'Send Feedback' option in OneDrive?

Microsoft introduced a ‘Get Help’ and ‘Send Feedback’ option for OneDrive for Business. This is a useful way for users to contact directly Microsoft inside the application. With this setting,...

Category OneDrive

How do I influence the OneDrive for Business deletion process?

Users with a valid SharePoint Online license are eligible to get a dedicated OneDrive for Business site to store their contents. Just like a cloud-based personal hard drive. This OneDrive...

How do I disable the 'Get Help' or 'Send Feedback' option in OneDrive?

Microsoft introduced a ‘Get Help’ and ‘Send Feedback’ option for OneDrive for Business. This is a useful way for users to contact directly Microsoft inside the application. With this setting,...

Category Certifications

MS-300 Study guide: Deploying Microsoft 365 Teamwork

The MS-300 and MS-301 are required to obtain the Microsoft 365 Certified: Teamwork Administrator Associate certificate. Latter, is required with the exams MS-100 and MS-101 to obtain the Microsoft 365...

How do I become Microsoft 365 Certified Enterprise Administrator Expert?

IT administrators that want to prove they have a proper evaluation, planning, migration, deployment, and management skills for Microsoft 365 should consider the Microsoft 365 Certified Enterprise Administrator Expert certification....

Category Microsoft 365

MS-300 Study guide: Deploying Microsoft 365 Teamwork

The MS-300 and MS-301 are required to obtain the Microsoft 365 Certified: Teamwork Administrator Associate certificate. Latter, is required with the exams MS-100 and MS-101 to obtain the Microsoft 365...

How do I become Microsoft 365 Certified Enterprise Administrator Expert?

IT administrators that want to prove they have a proper evaluation, planning, migration, deployment, and management skills for Microsoft 365 should consider the Microsoft 365 Certified Enterprise Administrator Expert certification....

Category Azure

Azure Table Storage CRUD operations with PowerShell

In the past months I worked on several projects that automated the data collection of local IT assets. During this time, we decided to use the Azure Table Storage service...

Category Exchange

Connect to Exchange Online through PowerShell

Exchange Online PowerShell allows you to manage your Exchange Online settings from the command line. As a SharePoint administrator, I usually need the commands that allow me to manager Office...

Category Groups

Return the Office 365 Groups' connected services through PowerShell

The introduction of Office 365 Groups is improving the way Microsoft 365 services are linked together and how the permissions are handled for them. On top of that, you get...

Return all Office 365 Groups without owners

Office 365 Groups are a great way to give a group of people access to a collection of collaboration resources. This feature is extensively used for Office 365 resources such...

Remove the Office 365 Group Welcome message for new members

Office 365 Unified Groups used by several Office 365 services (e.g. Yammer, Exchange, Teams, SharePoint) send a welcome e-mail to newly added users of that specific group. This might be...

Category Stream

Office 365 Video self-service migration to Microsoft Stream fails with an access denied error

Microsoft enabled for Office 365 Video admins and Office 365 global administrators the possibility to migrate all videos to Microsoft Stream since Sep 10, 2019. The process is described in...

Feedback matters: Enable video policies for videos based on utilization

I submitted a request at the Stream uservoice.

Category PowerShell

Delete a Yammer message through the Yammer REST API with PowerShell

You can delete a message through API as described here. The snippet below shows how you can do it through PowerShell. You simply need a bearer token and the message...

Access the Yammer REST API through PowerShell

Yammer provides good APIs to access and interact with a Yammer network. You can get an overview of the access possibilities by opening the Yammer developer center. The API we...

Category Yammer

Delete a Yammer message through the Yammer REST API with PowerShell

You can delete a message through API as described here. The snippet below shows how you can do it through PowerShell. You simply need a bearer token and the message...

Access the Yammer REST API through PowerShell

Yammer provides good APIs to access and interact with a Yammer network. You can get an overview of the access possibilities by opening the Yammer developer center. The API we...

Category Administration

Return the Office 365 Groups' connected services through PowerShell

The introduction of Office 365 Groups is improving the way Microsoft 365 services are linked together and how the permissions are handled for them. On top of that, you get...

Return all Office 365 Groups without owners

Office 365 Groups are a great way to give a group of people access to a collection of collaboration resources. This feature is extensively used for Office 365 resources such...

Office 365 Video self-service migration to Microsoft Stream fails with an access denied error

Microsoft enabled for Office 365 Video admins and Office 365 global administrators the possibility to migrate all videos to Microsoft Stream since Sep 10, 2019. The process is described in...

Category Developer

Create a custom connector with an OpenAPI definition (aka Swagger) from an ASP.NET Core solution

You can download the source code for this series directly from my GitHub repository. The name of this sample project is 02. CustomConnectorSwagger.

Create a custom connector that accesses an anonymous REST API

You can download the source code for this series directly from my GitHub repository. The name of this sample project is 01. SimpleRESTApi.

How do I create a custom connector for Microsoft Flow and PowerApps?

With this blog series, I am to provide you examples on how to build your custom connectors for Microsoft Flow and PowerApps. You can find the official documentation provided by...

Category Microsoft Flow

How do I create a custom connector for Microsoft Flow and PowerApps?

With this blog series, I am to provide you examples on how to build your custom connectors for Microsoft Flow and PowerApps. You can find the official documentation provided by...

Category PowerApps

Create a custom connector with an OpenAPI definition (aka Swagger) from an ASP.NET Core solution

You can download the source code for this series directly from my GitHub repository. The name of this sample project is 02. CustomConnectorSwagger.

Create a custom connector that accesses an anonymous REST API

You can download the source code for this series directly from my GitHub repository. The name of this sample project is 01. SimpleRESTApi.

How do I create a custom connector for Microsoft Flow and PowerApps?

With this blog series, I am to provide you examples on how to build your custom connectors for Microsoft Flow and PowerApps. You can find the official documentation provided by...

Category Power Automation

Create a custom connector with an OpenAPI definition (aka Swagger) from an ASP.NET Core solution

You can download the source code for this series directly from my GitHub repository. The name of this sample project is 02. CustomConnectorSwagger.

Create a custom connector that accesses an anonymous REST API

You can download the source code for this series directly from my GitHub repository. The name of this sample project is 01. SimpleRESTApi.