LazyAdmin

Tips from an other Admin

Remove thunderfly bug from your screen

Working outside in the porch today I got myself a life bug in my laptop screen. I heard about it before, but never had one until now. They are called thunder flies and are little nasty bastards that crawl in your lcd screen. They are a few ways to get rid of them, most important, don’t crush him until he…

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Mouse freezes when previewing an Excel file in Outlook 2016

Does your Outlook freezes when previewing an Excel file in Outlook 2016? Well it’s easy to fix, there is no need to disable Excel add-ins or running Outlook in safe mode. Just disable scroll inactive windows in the settings menu. To fix the issue, goto: Settings > Mouse  (or start and type “mouse settings”) Disable  Scroll inactive windows when I hover…

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Share Sharepoint files and folders from a Office365 Group

Sharing files in Sharepoint, that shouldn’t be that hard right? Well if you are using Office 365 Groups you might have noticed that you are not able the share a file or folder from the Groups Sharepoint site to external users. When you try to use the Invite People option you will get the following error: Your organization policies do…

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Deploy ODBC connection

You can deploy an ODBC connection in 2 ways, with a GPO or with a reg file which can be deployed with also an GPO or deployment software. The GPO Way Create a new GPO and navigate to Computer or User Configurator > Preferences > Control Panel Settings > Data Sources. Create here a new Data Source and fill in…

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Show duplicate content in SharePoint Online Search Results

Are you not seeing all results when searching for documents in Sharepoint? Are you confident that there is another, newer version? Then probably it’s filtered out by Sharepoints duplicate content removal in the search results. A document does not have to be 100% similar to be flagged as duplicate, similar documents or sites seems to be removed also. You can’t…

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