Customising the default icon of an Office Add-in for Outlook

Symptoms When you install an add-in from the Office store, it will come with a predefined set of icons. Depending on your organisation’s needs, you might need to change those. More Information The icons Outlook will display are defined in the add-in manifest, which you can extract using Fiddler. You would need to locate the…


.NET Core 1.0 and 1.1 will reach End of Life on June 27, 2019

.NET Core 1.0 was released on June 27, 2016 and .NET Core 1.1 was released on November 16, 2016. As an LTS release, .NET Core 1.0 is supported for three years. .NET Core 1.1 fits into the same support timeframe as .NET Core 1.0. .NET Core 1.0 and 1.1 will reach end of life and…


Experiencing Data Access Issue in Azure and OMS portal for Log Analytics in SEAU – 02/19 – Resolved

Final Update: Tuesday, 19 February 2019 10:06 UTCWe’ve confirmed that all systems are back to normal with no customer impact as of 02/19, 08:14 UTC. Our logs show the incident started on 02/19, 07:35 UTC and that during the 39 minutes that it took to resolve the issue 4% of customers in SEAU may have…


Experiencing Data Access issue in Azure Portal for Many Data Types – 02/14 – Resolved

Final Update: Thursday, 14 February 2019 14:49 UTCWe’ve confirmed that all systems are back to normal with no customer impact as of 02/14, 13:10 UTC. Our logs show the incident started on 02/14, 08:44 UTC and that during the 4 hours & 26 minutes that it took to resolve the issue some of customers experienced…


Six tips for securing identity in the cloud

This 3-part blog series on security in Azure Government was co-authored by Robert Jaffe, Sr. Program Manager, and Diego Lapiduz, Chief Information Security Architect, with Microsoft Azure Global Government. Over the last year, as modernization has accelerated, we’ve started to see many customers turning to cloud services as an asset in fighting evolving cybersecurity threats….


Released: Public Preview for SQL Server Management Packs 2008-2019 (7.0.13.0)

We are getting ready to update the SQL Server Management Packs. This includes the existing versioned MPs for 2008-2016, as well as the new version agnostic SQL Server MP for 2012 and up (for more info on the version agnostic MP, see here). Please install and use this public preview and send us your feedback (sqlmpsfeedback@microsoft.com)!…


Experiencing Data Gaps issue in Azure Portal Custom Metrics from MDM – 01/27 – Resolved

Final Update: Sunday, 27 January 2019 11:10 UTCWe have confirmed that all systems are back to normal with no customer impact as of 1/27, 08:59 UTC. Our logs show the incident started on 1/26, 23:15 UTC and that during the approximately 9 hours 44 minutes that it took to resolve the issue, all customers in…


Experiencing Data Access issue in Azure and OMS portal for Application insights in SUK – 02/18 – Resolved

Final Update: Monday, 18 February 2019 16:07 UTCWe’ve confirmed that all systems are back to normal with no customer impact as of 02/18, 13:57 UTC. Our logs show the incident started on 02/18, 13:11 UTC and that during the 46 minutes that it took to resolve the issue, 5% of customers in SUK may have…