Category Archives: Azure AD

Bulk enable specific services via the Azure AD PowerShell module

In a previous article, we covered the scenario of bulk-enabling a specific Office 365 service/plan to a group of users via the Azure AD PowerShell module. The script is fairly simple – it gets the list of users, iterates over … Continue reading

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Bug in the Office 365 admin portal can result in removal of admin roles

We often hear stories about the wonders of the DevOps model and how it has revolutionized the software industry. It’s really great in theory, bringing the processes of development, testing and running the service closer together, and providing benefits such … Continue reading

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Azure AD PowerShell module with support for PowerShell Core

Few months back, I did a quick review of the freshly GA’d PowerShell Core in the context of running your day-to-day Office 365 related tasks. As expected, it didn’t perform that well. Due to the various dependencies on the underlying .NET binaries, every Office … Continue reading

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Reporting on Azure AD User objects via Exchange Online cmdlets and using them to grant mailbox permissions

Few months back, I blogged about an interesting observation that “plain” Azure AD Security groups can now be used to assign permissions to Exchange Online mailboxes. What was interesting in this scenario was the fact that all the familiar Exchange … Continue reading

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New versions of the Azure AD PowerShell modules released

Yesterday, new versions of both the Azure AD and the Azure AD Preview modules for PowerShell were released over at the PowerShell gallery. As customary, no release notes were published so I went over the list of cmdlets and parameters … Continue reading

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