How to Disable AutoDiscover for Exchange Accounts in Outlook for MacOS

Outlook for MacOS seems to have a sporadic issue when you add multiple Exchange (Office 365) accounts where both accounts will show "Not Connected" at random times and the only way to force a reconnect is to close Outlook and re-open it. The issue will usually happen repeatedly. I believe the issue is related to [...]

By |2019-08-06T11:32:13-05:00August 2nd, 2019|Categories: Office 365|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Exchange Online Disable TNEF Format to Stop CID Image Links and Winmail.Dat

As an Exchange Online Administrator, a setting you may want to pay attention to is the use of Rich Text format in Remote Domains. When this setting is set to Always or Follow User Settings, it usually means that emails sent through the server are using Microsoft's proprietary TNEF format. Depending on the recipient's email [...]

By |2019-07-26T14:14:55-05:00July 26th, 2019|Categories: Office 365|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Office 365: Exchange Online PowerShell Commands Cheat Sheet

As an Exchange Online or Office 365 Administrator, you might do a lot of work within PowerShell. This document is a cheat sheet of Exchange Online PowerShell Commands that might come in useful. This document will be updated often. Connect to Exchange Online Powershell The first thing you need to do is to connect to [...]

Change Office 365 Group or Team Email Address

You can easily change the name of an Office 365 Group or Team through the Office Admin Portal or the Teams Admin Center. If you change the group or Teams name, it won't automatically change the ID or email (SMTP) address associated with that group. In order to change that, you'll need to use Exchange [...]

By |2019-05-16T12:58:59-05:00May 16th, 2019|Categories: Office 365|Tags: , , , , , |1 Comment

Office 365: Connect to Exchange Online Powershell

With an on-premises Exchange environment, you would connect using the Exchange Shell which you would need installed on the server or workstation. If you're new to Exchange Online, things are a little different. Instead, you use the regular Windows Powershell, create a Remote Powershell Session, then run your commands. Open Powershell Type $UserCredential = Get-Credential [...]

By |2019-04-03T14:36:30-05:00April 3rd, 2019|Categories: Office 365|Tags: , , , |1 Comment

View Microsoft Teams in Outlook

Last year, Microsoft made a change in Office 365 that hides Office 365 Groups that were created in Teams from Outlook. There are a couple of options to get around this, but those will depend on if you're creating a new Team, or if you're trying to view an old Team that was created after [...]

Allow Your Microsoft Teams Owners and Members to Invite Guests and External Users

Allowing a Microsoft Teams owner or member to invite a guest or external user to Teams has been available for almost a year. While Microsoft provides some documentation on how to set this up, there's still some issues out there and multiple places to look depending on your setup. In order to get this fully [...]

By |2019-02-14T16:14:56-05:00February 14th, 2019|Categories: Office 365|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

How to Enable External Anonymous Sharing In Sharepoint Online for an Office 365 Group or Team

In the screenshot above, you can see when a site owner or member tries to share a document, the "Anyone with the link" option is greyed out and if you can see from the tooltip the error says "Your organization is preventing you from selecting this option". The first places to check as an administrator [...]

By |2019-02-14T15:42:39-05:00February 8th, 2019|Categories: Office 365|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Install Options For Microsoft Office 365 and Office 2019 Applications

Earlier this week, Microsoft announced the availability of Office 2019 for Windows and Mac at its Ignite 2018 conference. There's been some confusion online about the differences between Office 365 and Office 2019. Microsoft basically has two models for Office, the cloud-based Office 365 subscription that stays up-to-date with current releases and features, and the [...]

By |2019-02-14T15:43:51-05:00September 27th, 2018|Categories: Apps, Office 365|Tags: , , , , , |2 Comments

How To Create a Microsoft Team From An Office 365 Group Using Powershell

Late last year, Microsoft released a beta version of the PowerShell module for Teams (current version is 0.9.3 as of April 2018). The module has come a long way and offers many features to setup and configure Microsoft Teams if you prefer to use PowerShell. If you have an Office 365 group created that is [...]

By |2018-07-19T14:10:20-05:00July 20th, 2018|Categories: Windows|Tags: , , , |0 Comments
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