Part of my role over the last few years has been educating customers about how Office 365 eDiscovery works. While we have lots of documentation on how things work, we don’t have a whole lot actually showing what it looks like in action (to know if you’re doing it right).… [ Continue reading ]
Yesterday, I was asked about the eDiscovery process for Private Channels in Teams.
It’s a little bit hairy at the moment, so I’ve included some scripting and examples to help you out with it.
[shameless plug] I’ve adapted some of this content from one of my books, Deploying Microsoft 365 Teamwork: Exam MS-300 Guide.[/shameless… [ Continue reading ]
I was installing a new SharePoint Server 2019 farm and after applying all updates and configuring the SharePoint Products Wizard, I restarted my servers a final time and logged on, only to find that I couldn’t access the SharePoint Products Wizard anymore.… [ Continue reading ]
It sure has been a busy month! I’m still churning away on new content, but we did get this out the door: The Microsoft 365 Fundamentals MS-900 Exam guide! MS-900 is an entry level exam designed to show mastery of core cloud and Microsoft 365 technologies concepts.… [ Continue reading ]
After several months of hard work, the team at Packt has brought this book to life! The requisite shout-outs include:
Thanks to everyone who was patient with me and supported me along the way with pizza, tacos, good vibes, and positive feedback. … [ Continue reading ]
While working on a script for an upcoming project, I wanted to test for the presence of various Office versions, including 32-bit and 64-bit components before initiating setup. Here’s one way I found:
@ECHO OFF SET CURRLOCATION32="C:\Program Files (x86)\MicrosoftOffice\root\Office16" SET CURRLOCATION64="C:\Program Files\MicrosoftOffice\root\Office16" SET PREV1LOCATION32="C:\Program Files (x86)\MicrosoftOffice\root\Office15" SET PREV1LOCATION64="C:\Program Files\MicrosoftOffice\root\Office15" SET PREV2LOCATION32="C:\Program Files (x86)\MicrosoftOffice\root\Office14" SET PREV2LOCATION64="C:\Program Files\MicrosoftOffice\root\Office14" REM Check for 64-bit versions IF EXIST ""%CURRLOCATION64%\MANIFEST.XML""… [ Continue reading ]
Surprise! I have another book! It’s available for pre-order on Amazon now.
This is gonna be a busy year for me. This time, I’m collaborating with two of my peers:
Together, we’re putting together the MS-900 exam guide, chock full of things you wish you would have known the first time you took the it. … [ Continue reading ]