Exchange Remote Hosted Archives

For one of our customers we are using a process to migrate the PST from EntepriseVault to archives on Exchange online. The process that we are following till now is : Migrate the Exchange mailbox to EOL. Enable the Remote Archive Upload the PST via Azure. This process is working great for us but customer…

Enable o365 Services – input users via text file

Sharing a script that We used for enabling particular o365 services for set of users in our tenant. You can use this as per your requirement by changing the variables inside it. Note: MSOL is a requirement before you can run this script. refer : https://syscloudpro.com/2015/04/30/connecting-office-365-via-powershell/ Download the script file from below link, change the variables…

Use EVPM to disable multiple archives

Sharing a method that can be used when you are doing office 365 migrations & you want to disable /ZAP multiple archives. Disabling the archives using GUI method is cumbersome & can take a lot of time. We are running the EVPM command manually but you can schedule it as well. For running the EVPM script…

Scripting AzCopy for automated upload

Today we will discuss how we can use powershell & script the azcopy to upload the files to azure. This can be used for office 365 pst imports or other work that you do. Here is the Code Snippet from one of my office 365 scripts to upload archives & also do error checking. #################Azure…

AZURE Reserve Public IP Address – Classic/ARM

Today we will talk about reserving the Public IP Addresses for Azure. This is different for Classic & ARM model. There is a need for most organizations to reserve some IP addresses as they don’t want to loose these in case if site/vm is down/de-allocated. Important thing to note here is that you can reserve…

Mystery of Dynamic Distribution Lists Exchange Hybrid

Today, I am sharing a situation where we had to tweak the Hybrid solution to make existing Dynamic Distribution lists utilized in one of the customer Environment. As office 365/Exchange online administrators, We all know that Dynamic Distributions lists are not synchronized via AAD synchronization or you can say not supported, either you have to create…