Category Archives: Exchange Online

Configure an autoreply (OOO) message for Microsoft 365 Groups

Microsoft 365 Groups have long been positioned as the better version of a distribution list, and there is some merit to this. Although as much as Microsoft’s marketing team would want us to just forget about the good old DL/DG, … Continue reading

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Exchange Online PowerShell module gets rid of the WinRM dependence

Exchange Online Remote PowerShell has been around for a long time. It is largely thanks to it that Exchange Online offers the best admin experience out of all Microsoft 365 workloads in terms of usability, breadth of operation coverage, automation … Continue reading

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It is no longer possible to set the WindowsEmailAddress property on a synchronized user

In the world of Office 365, there are certain “gotchas” and workarounds we have accustomed ourselves to over the course of the last decade. One such useful workaround involved using the -WindowsEmailAddress parameter for the Set-Mailbox cmdlet. Invoking said parameter … Continue reading

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Can you delete mailbox items on hold via the Graph API?

Yesterday, I has a short debate with regards to how the Recoverable items structure works in Exchange, and whether one will be able to delete items that fall under the scope of a lithold via the Graph API. The answer … Continue reading

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Microsoft 365 audit story continues to disappoint, even in 2022

This is not the first post I’m writing on the subject of auditing in Microsoft 365 and how it can slowly cause your teeth to grind away, and I have no delusions it will be the last. But as auditing … Continue reading

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