Category «Microsoft»

Microsoft Products and Experiences

Azure and Citrix MCS Snapshot Script

Various conversations on twitter have triggered this blogpost. For those of you working in Azure and using MCS to provision servers, this will come in handy. So; MCS in azure will give you an option to rollback to your previous image and you can also use snapshots with managed disks; its not always the solution …

FSLogix on a Scale Out File Server – Backup Solution

Recently I’ve had the privalege of working with FSLogix Profile and 365 Containers to support user personalisation on Virtual Desktops. Whilst working with this solution I’ve gone through iterations of various storage solutions and recently landed (with a little help on the design areas) on a Scales-Out-File-Server (SOFS). The SOFS allow us to host files …

Can’t enable the archive for ‘User’ because this user object is synchronized with the on-premises directory

If you’re working with Office 365 and you’re enabling Online-Archiving thought Exchange Online this blog is probably going to be useful. If you are trying to enable Online Archiving for a user using the following command: Enable-Mailbox <User> -Archive And you receive the response: The following error occurred during validation in agent ‘Windows LiveId Agent’: …