Export Yammer user profile photos with PowerShell

Yammer allows you to export the users to a CSV file, but that comes without there profile picture. But there is a Yammer API, so with PowerShell and the data from the CSV file we are able to get the profile pictures as well. Export the Yammer Users CSV file First we need a CSV file with all the users,…

Installing Unifi Controller on a Raspberry Pi in 5 min

I have some smart products at home and one of the things I wanted to do is read out the connected WiFi devices. So I needed a device to run the Unifi Controller on, something small, cheap and with low running costs. That’s where the Raspberry Pi comes in. In the guide below I will explain how you can install…

Enable BitLocker on Windows 10

We can use PowerShell to enable Bitlocker on domain joined Windows 10 machines. By using PowerShell for this task we can deploy it to multiple machines at ones and in the meantime store the recover password in the Active Directory. How To enable Bitlocker with PowerShell The basic With the use of te BitLocker Windows Powershell cmdlets we can, for…

Printer settings could not be saved – Changing print driver Win 2012r2

You are changing a printer driver of a shared printer and you get the error: “Printer settings could not be saved: Operation not supported”. So why are you unable to update the driver of a shared printer? When a printer is shared and in use, changing the print driver could cause a conflict in the print jobs. So how do…

Manage Office 365 Group Members and Owners with PowerShell

With PowerShell UnifiedGrouplinks cmdlet we can easily manage the Office 365 Group member- and ownerships. The UnifiedGroupLinks cmdlet is part of the Exchange Online PowerShell session. So before we can start adding Office 365 Group Members or change them to Owner we first need to connect to Exchange Online. Connecting to Exchange Online First we need to connect to Exchange Online, you…

Best Tech related Books for 2018 to read

As an IT Pro you read a lot, most of the time it’s boring stuff like manuals and technical articles. So when you have some time left, why don’t read a  tech related fictional or non fictional book to put your mind at rest? These days there are many good tech related books, for example about the big tech companies…

How to Setup a Ubiquiti Unifi Access Point

Poor wifi coverage at home? Want enterprise-class wifi for an affordable price and easy to install? Sound too good to be true, but it’s possible. Take a look at Ubiquiti Unifi Access Points, they are pretty cheap, decent and centrally managed with a controller (a small piece of software). In this post I will guide you how to set up…

PDF Preview in Outlook 2016 with PDF xChange 7.0.323 not working

The PDF preview in Outlook 2016 doesn’t work anymore with PDF xChange editor build 7.0.323.  You should be able to re-register the dll, but that doesn’t seem to work.

For now the only option is to downgrade or wait for the next update, Tracker Software has found the cause and it should be solved in build  7.0.323.1.

Disable AutoSave for Office 365

This article describes how you can disable autosave in Office 365 for every file with the use of PowerShell. Some background info on the Autosave feature If you are using Office 365 and your store your files on OneDrive, OneDrive for Business or SharePoint Online you will see that the new Autosave feature is enabled by default. This options will…

Fixing your Lumea Battery Charging Issue, for less than $1/£1/€1

My original post about how to repair your Lumea when the batteries are dead is becoming quite popular. As a result an electronics designer from the UK, Shamus Husheer, reached out with another, cheaper solution. He was handed a dead Lumea and just like you did, searched for a solution online. He found my original post and noticed that the…