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Change regional settings for a site
As a site collection administrator, you can choose regional settings for all users of the site. Individual users can choose to use your default settings or specify their own personal settings, which would override your site-level settings. To change your personal settings, see Change your language and region settings.
Device-based Policies Updates with SharePoint and OneDrive
The risks to information exposure have increased in today’s collaboration landscape because users don’t always work on desktop computers. Access controls now need to account for users connecting their mobile devices to non-secure networks or using their own unmanaged devices.
Add an Auto-Save Button to Office 365 and Never Lose Work Again
If you’ve spent hours crafting a document, the last thing you want is to have to start from scratch.
Luckily, Microsoft Office 365 now offers a way to auto-save your work. Best of all, you can turn the feature on or off using a Quick Access Toolbar icon, if you know when to look.
Automation of Azure Analysis Services with Service Principals and PowerShell
Azure Analysis Services presents opportunities for the automation of administrative tasks including server provisioning, scale up/down, pause/resume, model management, data refresh, deployment, among others. This can leverage cloud efficiencies and helps ensure the repeatability and reliability of mission-critical systems.
Dynamic Group Membership in Azure Active Directory (Part 1)
One of my favorite new features in Azure Active Directory is Dynamic Group Membership. In these blog posts, I will describe the different types of Dynamic Groups that you can create, then assign these Groups to Applications and Licenses. If a user or device satisfies a rule on a group, they are added as a member of that group.
How can I integrate Microsoft Store for Business with Intune in Azure
Windows users are used to seeing the familiar Windows Store icon on their Windows 10 devices, this gives them access to download free Windows store apps without credentials (for example the Microsoft Company Portal), or download paid apps using Microsoft live credentials. Microsoft Store for Business (formally known as Windows Store for Business) leverages the Windows Store concept and adds a new tab to that user experience to show apps to your users (that have been approved for use in your business) without the need for using an external Microsoft live account.
Microsoft Migrates Exchange Public Folders to Office 365 Groups
In May 2017, Microsoft made a second call for customers to help test a migration toolset to move public folders to Office 365 Groups. Testing has progressed since and Microsoft is approaching the point of making the tools available. In my view, it is likely that we will see an announcement about availability happen at the Ignite conference later this month. This description is based on the code made available by Microsoft to beta customers.
How we secure your data in Azure AD
Let’s start with our datacenters. First, all of Microsoft’s datacenter personnel must pass a background check. All access to our datacenters is strictly regulated and every entry and exit are monitored. Within these datacenters, the critical Azure AD services that store customer data are located in special locked racks—their physical access is highly restricted and camera-monitored 24 hours a day. Furthermore, if one of these servers is decommissioned, all disks are logically and physically destroyed to avoid data leakage.