Deploy Skype Room V2 in Office 365

I recently had trouble deploying Skype Room V2 Office 365 solely to 7 meeting rooms that are using the Logitech V-U0038. The problem was we were getting errors such as Version Mismatch, Incompatible, Sign in errors, etc. I tried Microsoft Office 365 Support although no one was able to assist. I could login to Skype […]

Cisco Umbrella/OpenDNS Domain Controller Configuration

Domain Controllers are crucial for your business to function. One of a Domain Controllers features houses all your employee information for logging onto computers. In a small business environment, clients also like to add DHCP, DNS to their domain controllers *Which is not recommended*. Domain Controllers house your Databases and Employee information, if this database […]

How to Generate a CSR for Microsoft IIS 8

 Open Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager Click Start, Control Panel, System and Security, Administrative Tools, and then select Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager. 2. Select the server where you want to generate the certificate In the left Connections menu, select the server name (host) where you want to generate the request. 3. Navigate to Server Certificates In the center menu, click the Server Certificates icon […]

How to demote a Domain Controller (DC) in Windows Server 2012 Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS)

In previous versions of Windows Server to demote a domain controller you would use the DCPROMO.exe utility.  In Windows Sever 2012 the DCPROMO utility has been deprecated. In Windows Server 2012 we will use Server Manager or PowerShell to demote the DC.  In this blog I will be using the GUI to demote the server […]

How to find the which users have not logged in AD for 90 days?

You can do this through Powershell. import-module activedirectory$90Days = (get-date).adddays(-90)Get-ADUser -properties * -filter {(lastlogondate -notlike “*” -OR lastlogondate -le $90days) -AND (passwordlastset -le $90days) -AND (enabled -eq $True) -and (PasswordNeverExpires -eq $false) -and (whencreated -le $90days)} | select-object name, SAMaccountname, passwordExpired, PasswordNeverExpires, logoncount, whenCreated, lastlogondate, PasswordLastSet, lastlogontimestamp | export-csv c:\Scirpts\90days.txt