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Turn off Windows 10 OneDrive link in Explorer Sidebar 2

Turn off Windows 10 OneDrive link in Explorer Sidebar

Quick couple of lines of PowerShell to turn off the OneDrive integration in Windows Explorer for those of us that use other providers and would like to recover the space taken by the OneDrive...

Filtering objects from Azure Active Directory 4

Filtering objects from Azure Active Directory

Microsoft recently made Azure AD Connect generally available and in doing so introduced a method for filtering users based on their membership in a specific group. Unfortunately, this is considered a pilot mode for...

Integrating SimpleSAMLphp with ADFS 2012R2 33

Integrating SimpleSAMLphp with ADFS 2012R2

In my previous two posts, I’ve discussed two solutions for using Azure Active Directory authentication from a bespoke PHP web application. In the first post I essentially re-wrote an article that originally was written...

Single Sign-on to Azure AD using SimpleSAMLphp 28

Single Sign-on to Azure AD using SimpleSAMLphp

In my last mammoth post, I posted an update/re-write to an article originally written on the Azure website that used some libraries provided by Microsoft to enable custom PHP applications to sign-on to Azure...

Single sign-on with Azure AD in PHP 9

Single sign-on with Azure AD in PHP

So, what’s this massive post about? I recently read an article on the Azure website about using Azure AD authentication with bespoke PHP applications. While the article is quick and concise – it has...

Browser Extension Show External IP 0

Browser Extension Show External IP

I’ve recently written a very small browser extension for both Chrome and Firefox to allow you to see your external IP address with just a single click. No need to open a new tab...

PowerShell Parameters for Modules 0

PowerShell Parameters for Modules

One for the personal digital scrapbook. When writing PowerShell modules I always have to dig this up as reference material and I’ve added an example as well. about_Functions_Advanced_Parameters – https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh847743.aspx

Obviously you need...

Upgrading to Azure AD Connect from AADSS 0

Upgrading to Azure AD Connect from AADSS

Microsoft recently released to GA (Generally Available) Azure AD Connect which is a much simplified installation and replacement for DirSync and Azure Active Directory Sync Services. Under the hood, it’s the same as Azure...