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Microsoft Teams / Skype for Business PowerShell doesn’t support IPv6

I was trying to administer our tenant’s Microsoft Teams accounts, but the connection timed out constantly on my home comp. I assumed it’s because my Office installation’s messed up due to constant switching between 2016 and 2019 Preview. For the googlers: Get-CsPowerShellEndpoint : The operation has timed out At C:\Program Files\Common Files\Skype for Business Online\Modules\SkypeOnlineConnector\SkypeOnlineConnectorStartup.psm1:108 […]

Migrating from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams

Preface Now that Microsoft Teams has reached feature parity with Skype for Business, it’s really time to move on, isn’t it? Additionally, Microsoft has announced the start of the end of life program for the integration of Skype for Business with third-party audio conferencing providers (ACPs), so you have no other option left than subscribing […]

Administering Microsoft Teams via PowerShell

Installation You need the built-in PowerShell, version 5, because PowerShell Core, a.k.a. PowerShell 6, doesn’t work yet. If in doubt, check the version with: $PSVersionTable.PSVersion You need to install a bunch of stuff: Visual C++ 2017 x64 Redistributable Microsoft Online Services Sign-In Assistant for IT Professionals RTW Skype for Business Online Windows PowerShell Module Then […]

My wish list for Microsoft Teams

I dream of a Teams release That doesn’t take like 15 seconds to start on an i7 8700 + Samsung 960 Pro + GTX 1080 Ti + latest Windows 10 workstation. That doesn’t take an extra 3-5 seconds to scroll up just one page. That, when I start Teams on a different comp that hasn’t […]

Office 365 (still) sucks hard at 2FA

Although Microsoft has been talking and putting up nice videos about 2FA for quite a while, it’s still a pain in the ass. It really is. Let me explain. The theory is that you install the latest Office, enable 2FA for the user in the Office Portal and be done with it. Guess what, that’s […]