If you’re using OneDrive for Business to store a large amount of company and / or personal files, you’re like me.
And you’ve probably been frustrated running into issues using the OneDrive for Business client. It really hates it when you have over 5000 items in your account. This is annoying, because Microsoft gives us unlimited storage space in our OneDrive for Business account. But if you go over 5000, you’ll see an error message if you go into the library settings and the trouble starts.
OneDrive for Business may stop syncing files, or start eating 100% CPU capacity and simply not responding to anything. Files may never upload, or may end up in a cache where you will have no idea where it is.
What most people don’t know, is Continue reading Adding OneDrive for Business libraries to reduce sync errors
Skype for Business is being rolled out this month! Did you set your Office 365 Tenant to always receive the latest versions of software?
This news was just announced at http://blogs.office.com/2015/04/14/skype-for-business-is-here/
Version 1.6 of OneDriveMapper will now persistently label your drive, previously it would not remember the label if the registry keys for this setting did not roam with your profile.
Thanks to Mark R, who reported the issue, the script can now also properly show popups requesting a password when run as a hidden window by Group Policy.
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Are you considering deploying Intune? Then here are a few things you really need to know:
There is no universal enrollment experience accross devices or OS’es
When you direct your users to your Intune Portal, the portal attempts to detect the OS you’re running. If it detects Windows 7 or 8, it will display a prompt to enroll your device, the user has to download a client and wait for at least an hour, reboot for updates, etc etc. Quite a hassle, not every user will intuitively understand this process.
On Windows 8.1 or on mobile devices (iOS, Android, Windows Phone) Continue reading Think, before you InTune
When you’re using both ADFS and Intune, you may want to save your users the annoying redirect after they type in their UPN when they access ADFS secured resources.
I personally like simplicity, so to build a fast and effective method for logging in to the Intune Portal (could be used for other things too) I did the following: Continue reading ADFS SmartLink for the Intune Portal
Version 1.5 of OneDriveMapper features a new Parameter: driveLabel. Setting this parameter makes the OneDriveMapper script customize the label the network drive shows in Windows Explorer.
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You can now download the improved version of OneDriveMapper, which automatically changes the ProtectedMode setting in Internet Explorer before it runs, and changes it back when it has finished mapping your drive.
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