Changing UPN of O365 federated Users

Every user synchronized from on-prem Active Directory onto office 365 must use their UPN (UserPrincipalName) to login to any of the O365 services. However if an organization having a very old operational Active Directory probably be using NETBIOS (domain\user) way of login to on premise workstations/applications. To overcome this, administrators enforces the UPN as the …

Managing App Permission and Acquisition in Office 365

One of the most compounding issue an office 365 administrator needs to cope up is managing apps deployed by their development team and make it available for consuming across the entire platform.┬áHere are some essential steps we must follow as the last step of app development and deployment. You need to define the APP permission …

Updating Azure dirsync tool to Azure Active Directory Sync Service (WAAD Sync)

Microsoft had released the initial dirsync tool to synchronize on premise AD user to office 365 and till recently, they updated the tool to support password synchronization. However in Feb 2015, Microsoft has released a completely different service – Microsoft Azure Active Directory Sync Services (AADSync). Azure Active Directory Sync allows you to onboard to …

SMTP RELAY for OFFICE 365/EXCHANGE ONLINE

SMTP (Simple Mail Transfer Protocol) is used when you set up an on-premises multi-function printer, scanner, fax, or line of business (LOB) application that needs to send email. If some or all of your mailboxes are in Office 365, there are a few options available: SMTP relay, client SMTP submission, or Direct Send.

Update Office 365 technical contact for error reporting

By default, Office 365 sends all service related mail alerts to all global administrators associated for that tenant except the Directory Sync error reporting which is sent to only the technical contact for that tenant. In most scenarios, a person who sets up the tenant and performs the initial migration/synchronisation is usually configured to the …