Add a PIN code to Windows 10.

Couldn’t do it, could you? Here is how to fix it. 1. Start > Run > gpedit.msc  Enter 2. Expand Computer Configuration >Windows Setting > Security Setting > Local Policy > user rights assignments > a) Double click Access this computer from the…

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User has db_owner my mistake.

Hi, When you are trying to remove user from a database, you will get: The database principal owns a schema in the database, and cannot be dropped. (Microsoft SQL Server, Error: 15138) There is a easy fix for this. First…

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How to change Network Location Profile manually.

This was tricky. I had implemented several Direct Access configurations, but none of them went crazy like the newest one. Network Location Awereness (NLA) kept changing the localtion of DMZ network adapter to Domain Profile. That is not good for…

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The Enterprise Mobility Suite Portal Survival Guide.

Today I stumpled to this page. http://ronnydejong.com/2015/06/21/the-enterprise-management-suite-portal-survival-guide/ Must say I was impressed about the number of portals for Azure-services đŸ™‚ Hopefully somebody else has also complained to Microsoft about the amount of active portal. And hopefully Microsoft will unify them…

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Sysprep Windows 8 and Windows 10

Hi, If you ever get problems while doing a sysprep on Windows 8 or 10. 1. Unplug network cable or disconnect wifi. 2. Use the powershell command below to cleanup any live-apps, because you cannot sysprep them. get-appxpackage | remove-appxpackage…

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Cisco VPN-client and Windows 10.

Hi again, I posted some months ago a blog covering installation of Cisco VPN-client to Windows 8.1. With Windows 10 there is a new problem and the solution is covered in here. http://www.vmwareandme.com/2013/12/solved-windows-8-and-windows-81-cisco.html#.VcHDMW6qpBc Do first you have to install Citrix Deterministic…

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Access Denied error when assigning Lync or Exchange attributes to a user.

Hi, When a user is removed from Domain Admin group it wont remove specialty attribute from the user. So user doesn’t have Domain Admin rights, but the right inheritance isn’t correct. I wont write a article about this, because there…

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Install Office 365 proplus to terminal server.

So you want to install Office 365 ProPlus to a Terminal Server. You can do it, but with different approach http://blog.powerbiz.net.au/office-365/installing-office365-proplus-on-a-rds-server-terminal-server-using-shared-computer-activation/ That almost correct but not even close. Here is the correct configuration.xml to use and remember network share wont…

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How to Find your missing dirsync server.

Hi, Okay, it isn’t so easy, but the following help you to the right track. If you don’t have a separate service-account for Local AD connection, then you can use this: dsquery user -name MSOL_AD_sync If you have a service-account,…

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Restore emails from disconnected users mailbox.

Hi all, Today I got an assignment to recover a disconnected users mailbox emails received. So here goes. Step 1: Allow permissions to user-account you are using. New-ManagementRoleAssignment –Role “Mailbox Import Export” –User whateveryouareusing Step 2: Connect-Mailbox –Identity disconnecteduser –Database…

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