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 …

SharePoint 2016 – What all we can do in Hybrid Approach

In SharePoint 2016, Microsoft introduced the concept of hybrid approach, which acts like as a bridge between SharePoint online (SPO) and On-Premises SharePoint. Most of the talks are on Search Hybrid , but we can do much more than that. Below are some of the hybrid scenarios that is introduced in SharePoint 2016.


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 …

Move OneDrive folder to a different location without having all files re-synced

OneDrive, formerly SkyDrive gives us the ability to sync any SharePoint document library into local computer. For whatever reasons, if you have thousands of documents already synced into your local computer and realise that you have run out of space in your present synced drive, what would you do? Create a new folder and re-sync? …