Equip your students with the tools for success

Are you looking for new devices for the next academic year? Would you love your students to have 1-1 devices but need a scheme that works for your budget? A ‘Bring your own device (BYOD)’ Parent leasing Scheme could be the solution for you! Microsoft brings you an exclusive opportunity to ensure your students are…


Check out the latest announcements and updates from @MicrosoftEduUK

Another week and more new announcements and updates from Microsoft in Education! More features are now available to make your classroom experience better and even more efficient using simple tools designed to save you time!  Welcoming Flipgrid to the Microsoft family In Yesterday’s announcement, Microsoft was proud to join forces with Flipgrid in their continued…


Graph Developer: Microsoft Graph API fails with error RESTAPINotEnabledForComponentSharedMailbox

One of my customer tried accessing the Graph/REST API call using Microsoft Graph API in their mailbox and they get error “RESTAPINotEnabledForComponentSharedMailbox”. It worked for their couple of other mailboxes, but failed for this given mailbox. Their error stack (detailed one) looked like the following: {     “error”:     {         “code”: “RESTAPINotEnabledForComponentSharedMailbox”,         “message”:…

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Monitoring Dynamics 365 CE service health and messages using the Microsoft Office 365 Service Communications API

Hi Everyone! Recently I had a conversation with a customer regarding options to monitor Microsoft Dynamics 365 CE service health. In their particular case they needed greater visibility than the Office 365 Admin Center or Office 365 Mobile application provided. I find great value in both of these and as a Dynamics 365 Service Administrator…


Check out the latest announcements and updates from @MicrosoftEduUK

Check out more amazing updates for Microsoft in Education now available in your favourite Office 365 apps for the classroom.  Our commitment to our community of teachers is to continue providing you with tools that will save you time and enable better learning outcomes for your students.  Office 365 Sway You can now Sway smarter…


Cultivating collaborations with learner communities in Teams

Today’s guest blog post comes from one of our MIE Experts Chris Melia, a Learning Technologist at the University of Central Lancashire. Read his account of his MIEE journey below and how he is using Microsoft Teams in his institution to drastically change communication and collaboration. ​ MIEE Journey As a Learning Technologist, I work closely…


Azure Advanced Threat Protection, And More On The Friday Five

Azure ATP Advanced Threat Protection Ammar Hasayen is a trusted technology advisor and a Microsoft MVP from Jordan, who specialized in computing and software technology services for over 14 years. Ammar works at Aramex, the global provider of comprehensive logistics and transportation solutions. He and his team have helped shape the modern workplace vision for Aramex for more than 20k…


Gotchas – Microsoft Graph/Outlook REST API throttling, best practices

In recent times, I was working with this customer where they make Graph API calls, Say, GET https://graph.microsoft.com/v1.0/users/YYY@XXX.onmicrosoft.com/mailFolders/inbox/messages?$skip=0&$top=30&$select=bodypreview,categories,conversationid,from,hasattachments,id,isdraft,isread,lastmodifieddatetime,parentfolderid,receiveddatetime,replyto,sender,sentdatetime,subject,torecipients and few other GET (read operations of mail folders/single item handles specifically) and few POST/PATCH calls. They noticed, once the throttling threshold is exceeded, Microsoft Graph limits any further requests from that client for a period of…


Coming Right Up! It’s The Friday Five

How To: Display Office 365 User Profile Images In PowerApps Todd Baginski  is a Partner and the CTO at Canviz, where he leads technical teams on projects that use SharePoint, Office 365, Azure, iOS, Android, and numerous other technologies to create cutting edge applications and line of business systems.  He is a husband, dad, and foster parent…


Azure/Office 365 Graph API developer: RefreshToken, AccessToken, IdentityToken

These are 3 common terms (Refresh Token, Access Token, Identity Token) in Azure/Office 365 Graph API Cloud developer world and we get tons of queries on this. So let me try to explain them in simple terms … Access Token:- The access token is attached to every REST API request in the authorization header. -…