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  • November 8, 2013 - Warren Held

    Generate Emails From Excel Using VBA

    I was tasked with double checking that the hardware we had listed for the employees in our inventory management system was up-to-date.  In order to do this I was going to send out a lot of e-mails.  I like to live by the motto of “work smarter not harder”.  I wrote a VBA script that […]

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  • As of this posting there is a glitch with Office 365 where users and/or admins cannot change profile pictures.  I was able to change my profile picture using PowerShell.  Here is what I did: Install Microsoft Online Services Sign-In Assistant for IT Professionals BETA Install Windows Azure Active Directory Module for Windows PowerShell Launch Windows […]

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  • I have encountered yet another weird issue setting up Office 365 Hosted Exchange corporate sync on a Motorola Droid Razr and a Motorola Droid 4.  When I went into Accounts->Add Account->Corporate Sync I was greeted with only two settings: username and password.  A few days ago I set up corporate sync on a different Motorola […]

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  • First go into your AWS Management Console.  You will need to go to “Volumes” under the Elastic Block Store grouping.  Create a new volume.  Make the volume 1gb in size and set the availability zone to the same zone as the other EBS volumes attached to your instance. After you create the volume, click on […]

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  • If your organization uses Office 365 or Hosted Exchange then you are probably aware of the annoying 90-day password expiration policy that Microsoft has in place.  The last I heard the Office 365 team has become so swamped with requests to disable the password expiration that they will not longer do it for you unless […]

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