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[Solved] Office 365 : Force Full of Delta updates Dirsync / AADSync / AADConnect

This time I’ve created a list of all Office 365 Sync tools (Dirsync / AADSync / AADConnect), and their different updates methodes.

AADConnect (build 1.1.105.0 and up from Februari 2016 and later)

There is NO Scheduled task anymore in this version!

You can check the

Read more… [Solved] Office 365 : Force Full of Delta updates Dirsync / AADSync / AADConnect

[Solved] : Start Powershell (ISE) as an Administrator

You can start Powershell and Powershell-ISE as an Administrator, from within a script by starting the script with this rule:

[Solved] AADSync – AADConnect : Unable to start Azure AD Connect Synchronization Rules Editor

This week I had an installation of AADConnect / AADSync, which was not able to show the Synchronization Rules

In the bottom left corner you see a little button ‘View errors’ .

Here you’ll see the errors

Errors:

Retrieving the COM class factory for remote component with

Read more… [Solved] AADSync – AADConnect : Unable to start Azure AD Connect Synchronization Rules Editor

[Solved] AADSync – AADConnect : Unable to use MigrationWiz for migrations to Office 365

This week I had to migrate a customer, to Office 365.

This custom had already a connection to Office 365 for using Skype for Business.

Therefor they already had installed Azure AD Connect \ Azure AD Sync.

Because of the large mailboxes we decided to use MigrationWiz as the migration

Read more… [Solved] AADSync – AADConnect : Unable to use MigrationWiz for migrations to Office 365

[Solved] : How to upgrade dirsync to AADConnect and migrate/move to a new server.

This is an example how I upgraded Dirsync to AADConnect, and how to move an old installation to a new server.

You can download AADConnect here :

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=47594

Upgrade the server

Start AADConnect

Wait until the configuration is analyzed

Click Next

Use the Office 365

Read more… [Solved] : How to upgrade dirsync to AADConnect and migrate/move to a new server.

[Solved] Dirsync/AADSync : Unable to connect to the Synchronization Service

Error

Unable to connect to the Synchronization Service.

Some possible reasons are:

The service is not started. Your account is not a member of a required security group.

See the Synchronization Service documentation for details

Solution:

Check if the ADFS 2.0 Windows Service is started

Read more… [Solved] Dirsync/AADSync : Unable to connect to the Synchronization Service

[SOLVED] When using a Volume Activation Management Tool ( VAMT ) 3.1: The specified KMS product key is invalid, of is unsupported by this version of VAMT. An update to support additional products may be available online. When adding Windows 10 product keys.

When you receive this error while trying to import your Windows 10 product keys to KMS VAMT server 3.1, the only way is to upgrade your VAMT version.

It is not possible to import Windows 10 keys in VAMT 3.1 keys.

Download the software from Microsoft:

https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/hardware/dn914754%28v=vs.85%29.aspx?f=255&MSPPError=-2147217396Read more… [SOLVED] When using a Volume Activation Management Tool ( VAMT ) 3.1: The specified KMS product key is invalid, of is unsupported by this version of VAMT. An update to support additional products may be available online. When adding Windows 10 product keys.

Move files to sub folders based upon year and month LastWriteTime [Solved]

Very often I hear my colleagues say that zipping, deleting or archiving a folder takes to many time, and resources of the server they are working on.

This is due to the large amount of files in these folders.

 

In order to help then I write this simple script,

Read more… Move files to sub folders based upon year and month LastWriteTime [Solved]

Start powershell with the same settings everytime.

Do you need to add the same command’s in powershell everytime you start powershell?

This can be done automatically !

 

I always start powershell with start-stranscript and change the default location to C:\Scripts.

You can execute this automatically :

 

First check wetter there is a Profile in use

Read more… Start powershell with the same settings everytime.

SBS 2012 R2 Essentials Error : ‘Unable to find a default server with Active Directory Web Services running.’

This week I had to migrate a customer from SBS 2008 to SBS Essentials 2012 R2.

During the migration method from Microsoft TechNet blog, I had to transfer the FSMO roles to the new domain controller, by using the command Move-ADDirectoryServerOperationMasterRole.

I received the error : ‘Unable to find a

Read more… SBS 2012 R2 Essentials Error : ‘Unable to find a default server with Active Directory Web Services running.’