How to remove a synced Teams folder from Windows File Explorer

Are you having trouble removing a synced Teams folder from your Windows Explorer view? To help understand how this works, it is useful to remember that OneDrive for Business and Teams are both using SharePoint on the backend. The synchronization utilizes the OneDrive for Business app installed on your local computer. This means this works […]

How to synchronize a Teams folder to your local Computer

Microsoft Teams, OneDrive for Business (OneDrive) and SharePoint are all connected, with SharePoint being the backend storage system. Whether you are storing files in your OneDrive for Business account or in Files in a Teams channel, it is all stored in SharePoint, so synchronizing between “the cloud” and your local computer works the same way. […]

Let’s talk a little Azure Windows Virtual Desktop

It’s a hot topic right now with many of our customers requiring some sort of remote work solution for their employees. WVD on Azure is Microsoft’s fully managed desktop virtualization solution in the cloud.

How to Reduce IT Costs in the Current Environment

 Very little can be said with certainty these days, beyond that we appear to be heading into a period of prolonged economic volatility. On March 19th, 2020, Bank of America’s top economist stated that the U.S. economy had entered a recession. Yet, between March 23rd and 27th, the Dow rallied to such a degree that it re-entered […]

What are Azure Reservations?

Azure Reservations are a great way for our customers to save on their Azure spend, but it benefits Microsoft as well.  With Azure Reservations, Microsoft is asking you as the customer to forecast your upcoming 1-year or 3-year workload requirements.  Therefore, Reservations are effectively a ‘trade’ between Microsoft and you as the customer. This ‘trade’ benefits […]

Success Story: Lock down Zebra devices using Microsoft Endpoint Manager (Intune)

A company that sells and services communication devices had an upcoming Microsoft Dynamics Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) deployment planned for the following week, but they overlooked one important detail. They needed to lockdown the new Zebra Technologies devices that they would be using to scan inventory barcodes into their ERP system. These devices would be […]

How to Add External Users to a Distribution Group in Microsoft Office 365

Scenario: Customer needs to receive email alerts from various alerting systems outside of their email system and go to multiple people that are not members of their company email system. The emails also do not need to be retained in a central location. Solution: There are several ways to set up a similar scenario, but […]

Microsoft Releases Exchange 2007 SP3 RU10 and 2010 SP3

Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 was released a few months ago, but not many people could do much with it, since it didn’t support co-existence with previous versions.  Finally, Exchange 2007 SP3 Rollup Update 10 and Exchange 2010 SP3 have been released to support coexistence.  These are important rollup and service pack updates, as they enable […]