MFA Support for Windows Azure Active Directory PowerShell Module

Administering O365 is quite easy using the O365 Portal. However, power users may prefer the flexibility of script based management via PowerShell. The “Windows Azure Active Directory Module for Windows PowerShell” (WAADMfWP) provides such capability. With just a few lines of code, the power user can provision millions of accounts and modify O365 resources with…


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…