Invoking commands on remote machines – FAST

för 5 månader sedan | Vikingur Saemundsson

Invoking commands remotely on machines is something we must do from time to time, in many scenarios speed is a critical factor as the remote command could be in response to anything from a incident to security breach. Speed combined with large environments in the cloud with many clients/servers deallocated… Read More

ADFS Claims depending on multiple conditions such as group membership and password expiry

för 1 år sedan | Tobias Sandberg

In this post I will quickly demonstrate how to achieve a ADFS Claims depending on two different conditions. This specific case is about the password expiry claims that we only want to show for users that are member in a specific Active Directory group. First we… Read More

Netscaler – Configure Kerberos Authentication + LDAP Group/Attribute Extraction to achieve SSO for internal users

för 1 år sedan | Rasmus Kindberg

SSO to Netscaler hosted web services for internal users: A request we receive from time to time from our Netscaler customers is that they would prefer internal users (users connected to the company’s LAN/Wifi or through VPN) to automatically get SSO when they browse to a load… Read More

How to RDP into a Azure AD-joined VM in Azure

för 1 år sedan | Sebastian Stegrin

Actually this post was not planned in any way, but one day when I was creating a Windows 10 VM in Azure and Azure AD-joined it I couldn't login to it via RDP with my Azure AD-account. The error I was faced with said "The user name or password is incorrect. Try again". I promise you, I tried it again, a couple of times, I even had to login to the web mail to ensure myself that I used the correct credentials, and I did. To be on the safe side I created a second VM but I ran into the same issue with that one. Read More

Duplicate SRV records are cousing domain join workflows to fail

för 2 år sedan | Tobias Sandberg

Have you ever had problems with duplicate SRV records in your environment? This is a quite common phenomenon when you google it without any real solution to it (not at least what I could find). Some environments would not be affected by this, but I got into a specific situation… Read More

Azure AD Connect and .NET Framework 4.7.2

för 2 år sedan | Robert Skyllberg

Introduction Last week a discussion erupted on Microsoft forums regarding Azure AD Connect due to it’s Monitoring Agent using all free resources of CPU on the servers. These issues were caused by a .NET Framework update and a lot of administrators spent time uninstalling and blocking these patches to… Read More

Specific computer model not joining the domain.

för 2 år sedan | Johan Nilsson

I recently had an issue with a specific computer model not joining the domain. The Task Sequence had not been updated for a while, and we had not done any significant changes to the environment. With other computers working flawlessly, we had issues with a HP EliteDesk 800 G3 DM… Read More

How to join a Windows 10 computer to your Azure Active Directory

för 3 år sedan | Sebastian Stegrin

Introduction Some of the benefits of having your Windows 10 devices in your Azure AD is that your users can join the computer to your Azure AD without any extra administrator privileges, assuming you have configured this in your Azure AD. They can also login to the computer without the need of being connected to a specific company network the first time, as long as they have internet connection. You can also manage your Windows 10 devices wherever it may be in the world. Read More

Windows 10 Subscription Activation for Hybrid Azure AD Joined devices

för 3 år sedan | Tobias Sandberg

In a migration phase to Windows 10 we wanted to be able to benefit from the fairly new Windows 10 Subscription Activation method for the existing environment. One of the requirements for us was that we could do this with Hybrid Azure AD Joined devices. With this post I will… Read More

Backup av Active Directory

för 5 år sedan | Joel Jerkin

Många använder sig utav 3:e partsprodukter som Veeam B&R, Unitreds/PHD Virtual, Backup Exec m.m för att ta backup av sin infrastruktur där flera av dessa har stöd för Application-Aware  / VSS vilket möjliggör backup av domänkontrollanter och Active Directory. Detta är klockrent när man ska återställa en hel miljö och för… Read More