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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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Setting up Single Sign On (SSO) with Azure AD Connect

With the new version of Azure AD Connect you can enable the Single Sign-On option in combination with either Password synchronization or Pass-through Authentication. When enabled with Modern Authentication for Office 2016 users only have to type their username and do not need to type their password to sign in to Office applications of other cloud services when their machine…

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Fix Word zeroday vulnerability with SRP

There is a new zeroday attack that is installing malware on a fully patched Window machine. It uses a vulnerability in all versions of Microsoft Word. The attack start with an e-mail, with a malicious Word document, once opened the exploit code downloads a malicious HTML application file that looks like a RTF document. Behind the scenes, the .hta file…

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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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