Outlook REST API changes to beta endpoint

We are making a few changes to the Office 365 REST APIs beta endpoint. The changes are being rolled out in pre-prod and production systems and will be widely deployed over the next few weeks.


ERROR_CONNECTION_TERMINATED msdeploy web deploy

NOTE:  This exception happens most often when your corporate IT department has a firewall rule or proxy which is preventing the deployment to be made.  The first step should be that you attempt a deployment outside of your corporate network, perhaps from home when connected on your private ISP. I was doing some deployments to…


How to Update Certificates for AD FS

How to Update Certificates for AD FS Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS) 3.0 is a server role included in Windows Server 2012 R2. Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS) 4.0 is a server role included in Windows Server 2016. Certificates used by federation servers Each federation server is required to have a server authentication…


Building add-ins with commands

Today we bring you the second in a two-part series of guest blog posts from Andrew Salamatov, a Senior Program Manager with our Outlook team. You can find the first part here. Enjoy! Because of their advantages, we’re encouraging all developers building add-ins to use commands. In fact, soon we’ll start requiring add-ins submitted to…


Introducing add-in commands

Today we bring you the first in a two-part series of guest blog posts from Andrew Salamatov, a Senior Program Manager with our Outlook team. You can find the second part here. Enjoy! Back at Build and Ignite, we announced a brand new feature, that we’re very excited about – Outlook add-ins (formerly called apps for…


Taking audio glitch traces on Windows 10: desktop edition

THIS BLOG POST IS OBSOLETE. READ THIS BLOG POST INSTEAD Related post: Taking audio glitch traces on Windows 10: phone edition Sometimes if audio is glitching we will reach out to people and ask them to take glitch traces so we can look at them and try to figure out what is going on. One…