Tips from an other Admin

Disabling automatic creation of direct reports groups

Starting in April 2017, Office 365 will start with automatically creating direct reports groups in Outlook if you have managers with 2 to 20 direct reports. Depending on the size of your company this feature can create a lot of private Outlook groups, and it’s on by default! The groups will be named “<Manager’s Name>’s direct reports” Disabling the auto…

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Convert a VMDK to VHD disk

Converting a VMDK to VHD with PowerShell is really easy. We all find our self in a situation that we have a “old” VMware VMDK disk that we need to convert to Hyper-V VHD disk without a VMware of Hyper-V host. Converting vm disk without a host can be done by using the PowerShell modules that come with Microsoft Virtual…

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Deploying printers with GPO to Win 10

Deploying printers is in basic pretty simple if you have Print Management installed on a server. I can tell and show with screenshots how you set it up, but there is enough written about that already. The problem I ran into was that users didn’t get the printers on Windows 10. They were not allowed to install the driver. If you…

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Show Meeting Details of a Office 365 Room mailbox Calendar

By default the Room calendar shows a busy status. But in most organizations you want to see the organiser of the meeting and you might also want to know what the subject is.  To see these room details in a Office 365 room calendar, we need to change a few settings. Below I will guide you through setting up the…

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