Passwordless login with Yubikey (FIDO2) on Windows 10 (AzureAD)

Last year in November passwordless sign-in became available for Windows 10 but only for Microsoft accounts. Although this was a major step forward in towards a passwordless world, most companies do not use Microsoft accounts but AD or Azure AD accounts to sign in to computers.  About a month ago the public preview of Azure […]

Autopilot Lab Part 5/5 – Deploy VM with Autopilot

Previous – Autopilot Part 4 – Add VM to Intune 1. Configure the correct Region and press “Yes”     2. Select the Keyboard Layout you are using and presss “Yes”      3. Press “Skip” to continue.     4. Enter your emailadres and press “Next”.     5. Enter your Password and press […]

Autopilot Lab Part 4/5 – Add VM to Intune

Previous – Autopilot Lab Part 3 – Create Autopilot Deployment Profile  1. Run Powershell as Administrator     2. Type the following to capture the VM Hardware ID: md c:\HWIDSet-Location c:\HWIDSet-ExecutionPolicy UnrestrictedInstall-Script -Name Get-WindowsAutopilotInfoGet-WindowsAutopilotInfo.ps1 -OutputFile AutopilotHWID.csv     3. The VM hardware ID will be generated in a CSV file on the following location. “c:\HWID\AutopilotHWID.csv”  […]

Autopilot Lab Part 3/5 – Create Autopilot Deployment Profile

Previous – Autopilot Lab Part 2 – Prepare the VM 1. Login to the Azure portal. Select “All Services” -> enter “Intune” -> select “Intune”   2.  Select “Device enrollment”   3. Select “Windows enrollment” -> “Deployment Profiles”.   4. Select “Create Profile”   5. Enter a name for the deployment profile, select “Azure AD joined” […]

Autopilot Lab Part 2/5 – Prepare the VM

Previous – Autopilot Lab Part 1 – Setup Hyper-V host and VM   1. Configure the correct Language Settings and press “Next”   2.  Press “Install Now”   3. Select “I don’t have a product key” or enter a product key and press “Next”.     4. Select “Windows 10 Pro” and press “Next”   […]

Autopilot Lab Part 1/5 – Setup Hyper-V host and VM

Pre-requisites Installation Media (ISO) of Windows 10 (download here) Internet Access A Computer capable of running a Hypervisor.   Prepare the Hyper-V host 1. Close and Save all your work before you proceed. Your computer needs to restart to enable Microsoft Hyper-V 2. Run Powershell Prompt as Administrator and run the following command to enable […]

Company Branding – Microsoft Sign-In Page

Everytime you access a Microsoft product like Azure or Office365 you will see the Microsoft Sign-in page. It represents the portal to your Company, so it’s obvious to make it recognizable like all other company assets. In this blog I will show how easy it is.

How to remove apps from Microsoft Store for Business (Intune)

Every environment needs some cleanup after a while. In the Microsoft Store for Business there will be applications which aren’t used anymore or added by accident. In this post I will show how to remove the app from the Store for Business. If you synchronise your Store for Business with Intune, the synchronised Intune apps […]

How to create a Office 365 Trial subscription (without Creditcard)

In the past most of us downloaded a trial version of a software product to explore the possibilities. Nowadays this is becoming harder because more and more solutions are not an software package you can download but are a subscription. To subscribe to a trial you often need a creditcard. One of these services is […]

How to change VM bootorder with Powershell

When you create a new VM with powershell and you want to change the boot order Most people will choose for the GUI. Open the settings page of the Virtual machine and moving up and down the boot order.