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How to Shrink the AD Connect SQL Express Database

If your AD Connect SQL Express Database is nearing the limit of 10 GB. Which is the size limit of SQL Express Database. The Database that a local install of AD Connect uses. Then you have an option to actually shrink and reclaim database space. Which is the process described …

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How to check the size of the AD Connect SQL Express Database

AD Connect has two database options, which is either an existing SQL Server or the most used, which is installed by default when using the Express Install of AD Connect, which is the Microsoft SQL Express Database. If you have a large environment with a lot of objects, then the …

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Use Microsoft Teams Room Systems for WebEx and Zoom Meetings

It is possible to use your existing Microsoft Teams Room System (MTR) for joining external WebEx or Zoom meetings. The requirement is to make sure your MTR devices are running the Microsoft Teams Room App version 4.5.35.0 or later. The update has been out for a while, since it was released back …

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Speaking at Cloud8 Virtual Summit

I am delighted to share, that I will be speaking at the Cloud8 Virtual Summit, on November 13th 2020. The Cloud8 virtual Summit is aimed at a Microsoft interested audience, which is held 100% online and is free to attend. The speaker lineup is great and currently, 21+ speakers, consisting of …

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How to enable the Teams connector in Azure Sentinel

I know this has been out for a while now. The Microsoft Teams connector for Azure Sentinel was released back at the end of August 2020. But I still see some organizations, that are using Azure Sentinel but have yet to enable the Teams connector. There could be a lot …

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