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Monthly Archives: December 2016

Office 365 Advent Calendar – 20 Get notified about new SharePoint Online Site Collection Administrators

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If your organization provides business users with the possibility to manage sites themselves by assigning them site collection administrator rights, you may want to know if they add anyone else as site collection administrator. While you could run a script

First experiences with Cortana as a scheduling assistant

Recently I signed up for the Calendar.help preview which effectively has Microsoft’s personal and productivity AI Cortana help me schedule meetings. At present when working with Office 365 there are a number of ways to schedule meetings with people outside

Quick Teams Tip: syncing files offline

When working within Microsoft Teams it brings with it a Document Library and while within the Teams interface it looks self-contained, the library actually lives within Office 365 Groups. If you post a file into the Teams conversation window that

Office 365 Advent Calendar – 19 Auditing External Sharing in SharePoint Online

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When it comes to sharing content with external parties in SharePoint Online, setting up sharing can be done easily. But what if you want to get some details on who shared which content with which external party, for example for

Office 365 Advent Calendar – 18 Adding a Web Part to a SharePoint Online Page with PowerShell

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Scenario You’ve got a Web Part which you want to add to one, but more likely multiple web part pages in a SharePoint Online Site. Or maybe even on multiple pages across multiple sites. You could do this manually, but

Office 365 Advent Calendar – 17 Overview of the new OneDrive for Business Admin Portal

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At the Microsoft Ignite conference in September, it was announced that OneDrive for Business would get its own Admin Portal in Office 365. Yesterday, Microsoft finally made it available, even though it’s in Preview at the moment. See the official

Office 365 Advent Calendar – 16 Adoption Guide for Office 365

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Having access to a technology is not enough, the users and the company should see some benefits from it in order to achieve some value out of this investment. This is something that is often forgotten when we work with

Goodbye Windows Phone, hello Dark Side

I have left the Windows Phone platform again, and this time I suspect for the last time. In mid-2015 I attempted to leave for iPhone but very quickly (3 months) came back to Windows Phone after the release of the

Introduccion a Event Hubs (Centros de Eventos)

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Hola a todos, como parte del programa Cloud World de Microsoft LATAM, estoy grabando una serie de videos, el segundo en la serie, Introduccion a Event Hubs, ya se encuentra disponible en youtube, espero sea de su agrado.

Featured On Channel 9 On .NET

During the MVP I had the honor to meet Bertrand Le Roy from Channel 9 and he did quick interview to me regarding a real time IoT Solution we are currently finishing. You can see the interview here: https://channel9.msdn.com/Shows/On-NET/Luis-Valencia-IoT-sensors-and-Azure or