Author: Allan Rafuse

Windows 10 Servicing Plans – Running out of Space – Filtering Updates – Too many Languages #SCCM #ServcingPlans

A slightly odd ball title, but I wanted to cover off a few scenarios that seem to have plagued a few people in the past. Hopefully this article will help a few people. I was called into a client site as their distribution points and WSUS drives were constantly filling up. The culprit was misunderstood and therefore misconfigured Windows 10 Servicing Plans. The Issue If you haven’t run into this issue, let me have you imagine this scenario. You configured the Servicing Plan to download only the English packages. Unfortunately, you’re still downloading a lot of non-required and legacy...

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Internal Client IP Address in the 411 Security Event Channel or in Azure AD Connect Health Service – #ADFS #WAP #Loadbalancer #AzureAD

ADFS is almost always configured with a part of it in the public facing DMZ and the server role in the corporate environment. If you’re using pure Microsoft technology for everything, it should just work, and your 411 events should show you the external IP. I’ve seen cases when using external load balancing where it appears that ADFS is working correct, but it probably isn’t working 100% correctly. For example, you always see the hardware load balancer’s IP in the 411. This is wrong and can easily be fixed! The Issue ADFS is fairly easy to deploy and configure,...

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Azure Active Directory – Problem Updating UserPrincipalName (FederatedUser.UserPrincipalName], is not valid)

Ever need to change an Azure tenants user’s UPN from one of your verified to another? This needs to be done for a few reasons, but usually this is done to migrate people between departments / sub companies in cases where their email has changed. Unfortunately, ADConnect tries to do this, but fails. How do we fix this? #PowerShell!

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#ADFS and Azure AD Authentication with a #Netscaler 11.1 acting as a Proxy

This is quite a rare scenario, but they do exist more than often in IT! After hitting one of Microsoft’s Azure/Office 365 landing pages that sends you to your ADFS login screen via Netscaler, you encounter a HTTP 400 error message after a successful authentication. Simple reason for this, there is a bug in the Netscaler software. Keep reading.

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