Microsoft 365: EnableADAL Retiring

Who does EnableADAL retiring affect? Let me first start off by saying, EnableADAL retiring only affects Microsoft 365 Apps and does not impact Office 2016 or 2019 perpetual products. What does EnableADAL do? Office 365, like any evergreen software, continues to improve, make changes, and sometimes even break things. So when Microsoft introduced Modern and…

Live Tech Sessions

Live Tech Sessions

I’ll be holding live tech sessions on Wednesdays @ 8:00pm EST via Microsoft Teams and streamed via Facebook Live through Nuage Logic. These sessions will be focused around technology. 8:00 to 8:10pm: Answering takeaway questions asked during previous live stream. 8:10 to 8:40pm: Screen share sessions and advice on solving tech issues. 8:40 to 9:00pm:…

COVID-19

The way the world is changing is amazing. It’s almost as if we were forced into the future where everyone works from home and the spread of social media has prevented us from going outside… I say this very lightly. Not everyone can operate from home or efficiently for that matter, and the social media…

Windows 7 End of Extended Support

Windows 7 End of Extended Support

If you haven’t heard, Windows 7 extended support is going end of life January 14th, 2020. What does this mean? It means that Microsoft will no longer provide security patching or operating system updates for Windows 7. Is my computer going to stop working? No, your computer will continue to operate, however as time goes…

VM Will Not Clone

I ran into an interesting issue where a Windows 10 VM wouldn’t clone. This was a fresh installation of Windows 10 based from an ISO customized with MSMG, which is by far one of the best methods when removing the junk from Windows 10, especially the unwanted apps. Make sure to document your removals and…

Benefits of Monitoring

Benefits of Monitoring

There are many benefits of monitoring. As we develop technology, we develop ways to make sure the technology runs correctly. Imagine if your car didn’t tell you when there’s an issue with your engine or if your tire pressure light didn’t come on when you had a leak? The same can be applied to a…

Do I need to update

The Truth in Updates

It seems like every application wants to be on the most recent update or patch or revision. Do I really need another app update? Is it going to slow my system down? Can I say no and if so for how long? Those are typical questions that we hear from clients. The ultimate answer is:…

VDA Not Saving Changes

I ran into an issue where a XenDesktop VDA didn’t appear to be saving changes. This is a huge deal if the machine begins a Windows Update and the update requires a reboot. Yep, you’ve guessed it, it causes a continuous Windows boot loop. That’s another issue in-and-of-itself. Check out that resolution here. In earlier…

Windows Update Boot Loop

I’m guessing you’re in the situation where Windows decided to “Update and Shutdown/Restart”, but when your system comes back up, it continues to update and reboot over, and over, and over, and over. Well, that’s typically caused by a corrupt Windows update or the VM isn’t saving it’s changes. Here’s a way to stop your…

Website Up and Running

Website Up and Running!

Thank you for patiently waiting while we worked out the kinks with setting up our website just the way we like it. It’s been a great feat, given that we’ve customized a lot of the content and layout. We hope you enjoy the blog post, as we’re trying to at least provide 1 post per week…