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Microsoft Teams Live Events Offers Affordable Solution to Nonprofit Organizations
Microsoft Teams Live Events Offers Affordable Solution to Nonprofit Organizations

- April 17, 2020

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, strategies employed by governments to slow the spread of the virus have massive impacts on...

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Latest FSLogix release simplifies remote logins for Microsoft VDI admins
Latest FSLogix release simplifies remote logins for Microsoft VDI admins

- April 13, 2020

Organizations that are equipping remote workers with Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) are finding that leaps in technology change can roll...

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Audio Conferencing in Microsoft Teams
Audio Conferencing in Microsoft Teams

- April 2, 2020

In the current working environment that we are in, we are getting quite a few requests for Microsoft Teams conference...

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Updates to M365 Licensing – April 2020
Updates to M365 Licensing – April 2020

- March 31, 2020

The licensing world at Microsoft is always a challenge for our customers to keep up with, as new products, features...

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10 things to consider when relying on Microsoft Teams for the remote worker
10 things to consider when relying on Microsoft Teams for the remote worker

- March 24, 2020

Remote working is here to stay (for a while). While most of us are adapting to video calls, pictures of...

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New Dynamics 365 Feature – Mass Reversal for Multiple Documents
New Dynamics 365 Feature – Mass Reversal for Multiple Documents

- March 24, 2020

If you’ve seen the default dashboard for Dynamics 365 since version 10.0.7, you may have seen a new tile called...

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Enhancements to Microsoft Teams to foster further collaboration while working remotely
Enhancements to Microsoft Teams to foster further collaboration while working remotely

- March 20, 2020

We’re in unprecedented times during this COVID-19 pandemic and it has forced many businesses to shift to a remote working...

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Embracing Technology to Work Remotely with Microsoft Teams
Embracing Technology to Work Remotely with Microsoft Teams

- March 10, 2020

Many companies are now discovering the flexibility of working remotely. For many of us, this has become part of our...

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Understanding Private Channels in Microsoft Teams

- December 18, 2019

What is a Private channel? Private channels in Microsoft Teams have long been a top requested feature in Teams user...

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Using Search within Office 365
Using Search in the Microsoft Cloud

- May 7, 2019

Moving your enterprise content to the cloud allows you to capitalize on an underused (or underappreciated) tool of Office 365:...

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Applications Templates without Programming for Microsoft Power BI
Applications Templates without Programming for Microsoft Power BI

- May 4, 2018

One of the newest ways to extract data from Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operation, Enterprise edition is to...

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Microsoft Office 365 Collaboration – Office 365 Groups, Microsoft Teams, SharePoint Team Sites and Yammer
Microsoft Office 365 Collaboration – Office 365 Groups, Microsoft Teams, SharePoint Team Sites and Yammer

- April 2, 2018

There are several apps in Office 365 which provide collaboration features and support to enable the collaboration within different teams...

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Two Different Apps – Microsoft Outlook and Outlook Web App
Two Different Apps – Microsoft Outlook and Outlook Web App

- March 8, 2018

RSM recently helped resolve an Office 365 case related to the creation of an Outlook group intended to enable collaboration among select...

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Office 365 – Employee Portal, Microsoft Teams and SharePoint
Office 365 – Employee Portal, Microsoft Teams and SharePoint

- February 15, 2018

Recently, one of our clients shared with us that they will start building their new employee portal using Microsoft Teams....

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Office 365 – Document Life Cycle
Office 365 – Document Life Cycle

- February 1, 2018

Document Life Cycle is the process and set of various stages that a document goes through when a new document...

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Microsoft Sway Application Simplifies Communications
Microsoft Sway Application Simplifies Communications

- January 8, 2018

The Microsoft Sway application is included in most Office 365 plans, but many organization have struggled to find a purpose...

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Office 365 Error – “Additions to this Web site have been blocked” – Mystery Solved
Office 365 Error – “Additions to this Web site have been blocked” – Mystery Solved

- January 8, 2018

Recently, we encountered a very misleading error from SharePoint Online / Office 365 which took a long time to figure...

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Exploring Visualizations for Power BI
Exploring Visualizations for Power BI

- October 4, 2017

When working with Power BI, a great way to test the functionality is to attach your desktop to a sample...

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Joining Windows 10 Devices to the New Microsoft Azure Active Directory – Part 1
Joining Windows 10 Devices to the New Microsoft Azure Active Directory – Part 1

- October 2, 2017

Configuring Azure Active Directory for AD Join Microsoft has made sweeping structural changes within the new Microsoft Azure portal. Gone...

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New Apple Update Creating Issues with Office 365 and Exchange 2016
New Apple Update Creating Issues with Office 365 and Exchange 2016

- September 21, 2017

The new iOS 11 Apple update was released this week and some users are experiencing issues with Office 365 and...

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Four Ways to Leverage Your Existing Infrastructure for Office 365 Authentication
Four Ways to Leverage Your Existing Infrastructure for Office 365 Authentication

- June 29, 2017

When it comes to having a successful Microsoft Office 365 deployment, it is important to keep the end user’s experience...

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Microsoft Azure Internet of Things (IoT)
Microsoft Azure Internet of Things (IoT)

- May 16, 2017

As compute power continues to grow at an exponential rate, companies are constantly looking for new ways to harness and...

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Enterprise Content Management (ECM) and SharePoint for Financial Institutions
Enterprise Content Management (ECM) and SharePoint for Financial Institutions

- May 7, 2017

Microsoft SharePoint is an easy to use intranet/extranet, and internet sites that make it simple for everyone to access critical information, regardless of...

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Using Microsoft To-Do for effective task management
Using Microsoft To-Do for effective task management

- May 1, 2017

A new task management product, Microsoft To-Do, wasn’t recently released by Microsoft and is available to consumers and Office 365 subscribers. To-Do...

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Data Loss Prevention (DLP) policies in Office 365
Data Loss Prevention (DLP) policies in Office 365

- April 27, 2017

In today’s society, technology plays a vital role in our everyday routine and it is heavily depended upon. What we tend...

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Roaming VMware Horizon credentials with Microsoft Office Click-to-Run
Roaming VMware Horizon credentials with Microsoft Office Click-to-Run

- March 9, 2017

One of the great things about Office 365 and VMware Horizon is that it makes life as the IT administrator...

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Information Rights Management (IRM) for Office 365
Information Rights Management (IRM) for Office 365

- February 23, 2017

Information Rights Management (IRM) is a form of IT security technology used to protect documents containing sensitive information from unauthorized...

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Layer2 Cloud Connector for SharePoint and Office 365
Layer2 Cloud Connector for SharePoint and Office 365

- January 26, 2017

Line-of-business connectivity and enterprise search are core capabilities within SharePoint that drive user adoption, productivity and ROI across the organization....

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Create A Video In Microsoft PowerPoint Using Office Mix
Create A Video In Microsoft PowerPoint Using Office Mix

- January 19, 2017

Microsoft PowerPoint is one of the most frequently used slide-based presentation programs on the market. It’s likely that, at some...

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Work Smart with the Microsoft Surface Product Family
Work Smart with the Microsoft Surface Product Family

- November 30, 2016

There is more to the Microsoft Surface family of products than just tablets! Microsoft envisioned a complete line of products...

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Use Office 365 Admin App to Manage your Dynamics CRM Online
Use Office 365 Admin App to Manage your Dynamics CRM Online

- November 2, 2016

If you are a Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online organization, Microsoft created a mobile application that allows a system administrator to...

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Overlooked steps for an Office 365 exchange migration
Overlooked steps for an Office 365 exchange migration

- October 31, 2016

With more and more organizations moving to Office 365 and taking advantage of the cloud and more and more online...

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Introducing the New Cloud POS in Microsoft Dynamics AX
Introducing the New Cloud POS in Microsoft Dynamics AX

- October 27, 2016

With the new version of Microsoft Dynamics AX, one of the most exciting changes is Cloud POS. Microsoft has replaced...

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Using Azure Stack to deploy Microsoft Azure on premise
Using Azure Stack to deploy Microsoft Azure on premise

- May 31, 2016

Microsoft Azure Stack enables you to deploy a private Microsoft Azure cloud platform that you can run and manage in...

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Migrating large on-premises SharePoint sites to Office 365
Migrating large on-premises SharePoint sites to Office 365

- May 4, 2016

Many organizations have adopted SharePoint, in it’s beginning stages, and today are faced with a lot of content that has grown...

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Adding Bing maps in Office 365
Adding Bing maps in Office 365

- April 6, 2016

Maps are in virtually any app or portal we use on a day-to-day basis. SQL server consumers have utilized this...

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Excel services in SharePoint
Excel services in SharePoint

- March 30, 2016

Imagine a scenario where an organization leverages Microsoft Excel to generate and share reports and charts with their stakeholders and...

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Utilizing your Office 365 investment
Utilizing your Office 365 investment

- March 3, 2016

Welcome to the cloud, new Office 365 subscriber. Do you know what you actually get with your shiny new subscription? Sure,...

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Take advantage of browser profiles in Office 365
Take advantage of browser profiles in Office 365

- February 24, 2016

“Let me show you what that looks like on our Office 365 tenant!”  Many of us in consulting, whether sales,...

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What is Microsoft’s ECM strategy?
What is Microsoft’s ECM strategy?

- February 17, 2016

Depending on what you read, Microsoft’s ECM (Enterprise Content Management) strategy of cloud first, mobile first which are the tools...

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What is missing from Microsoft Office 2016?
What is missing from Microsoft Office 2016?

- February 10, 2016

For all of the new features being offered in Microsoft’s rollout of Office 2016 there is one essential tool missing:...

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Does my organization have a disaster recovery solution or a backup solution
Does my organization have a disaster recovery solution or a backup solution

- December 22, 2015

By now, I assume we have all heard the statistics that 80% of organizations that face a catastrophic event, without...

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Don’t get caught with your phone system down
Don’t get caught with your phone system down

- October 28, 2015

Many people talk about the dark days of IT as cloudy days. However, the cloud has been a significant improvement...

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Dissecting the administrator’s Microsoft Office 365 experience with Microsoft Dynamics CRM
Dissecting the administrator’s Microsoft Office 365 experience with Microsoft Dynamics CRM

- October 20, 2015

Last week I attended the CRMUG Summit in Reno and leda session called Dissecting the Administrator’s Office 365 Experience with...

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Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2015 Update 1: Getting Started with Office 365 Groups
Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2015 Update 1: Getting Started with Office 365 Groups

- July 10, 2015

The Dynamics CRM 2015 Spring Update contains a wonderful new preview feature titled Office 365 Groups which will allow for...

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Security vs. Control: Airplanes, the Cloud and Office 365
Security vs. Control: Airplanes, the Cloud and Office 365

- April 29, 2015

So, I had time to write this on an airplane tonight, and it was fundamentally uncomfortable.  It was hot, crowded,...

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Microsoft Windows 10 – A Paradigm Shift Toward Simplicity & Empowerment
Microsoft Windows 10 – A Paradigm Shift Toward Simplicity & Empowerment

- February 26, 2015

As you may have heard, Microsoft is busy preparing for it next big operating system release, Windows 10. Over one...

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Microsoft Cloud Platform Roadmap
Microsoft Cloud Platform Roadmap

- February 5, 2015

I have been working with Microsoft for the largest portion of my career; be it as a customer, a partner,...

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Protect business data with Microsoft Azure RMS (Rights Management Services)
Protect business data with Microsoft Azure RMS (Rights Management Services)

- January 15, 2015

Protect your business and don’t make the news for the wrong reasons We’ve all seen the stories about security breaches...

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Get me a “SharePoint Type”
Get me a “SharePoint Type”

- December 16, 2014

There is an old Hollywood joke about the four stages of an actor’s career, with apologies to Mr. Bacon: Who...

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SharePoint Online with Office 365 vs. SharePoint Server
SharePoint Online with Office 365 vs. SharePoint Server

- December 4, 2014

I’m sure you all have been hearing a lot about Office 365 and SharePoint Online over the past several months...

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Sway – Microsoft Office 365 New Core Application Introduced
Sway – Microsoft Office 365 New Core Application Introduced

- October 21, 2014

RSM Technology Management Consulting representatives recently attended one of Microsoft’s U.S. stops in their global Office 365 Summit Tour.  The...

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Using Power BI to light up Microsoft Dynamics Business Applications reporting
Using Power BI to light up Microsoft Dynamics Business Applications reporting

- October 3, 2014

Power BI, simply stated, is a Microsoft business intelligence platform designed to combine the familiarity of Microsoft Office (with over...

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O365 SharePoint 2013 Folder Creation Code Using the Client Object Model
O365 SharePoint 2013 Folder Creation Code Using the Client Object Model

- January 13, 2014

A lot of organizations today are taking advantage of Microsoft Dynamic CRM’s integration into SharePoint because  SharePoint is by far...

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Reasons to Migrate to Microsoft Exchange 2013
Reasons to Migrate to Microsoft Exchange 2013

- November 13, 2013

Today there is a lot of buzz around Cloud and when it comes to communications and collaborations, Office 365 is...

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Microsoft Office 365: Enterprise Plans Explained
Microsoft Office 365: Enterprise Plans Explained

- September 16, 2013

One major advantage of a product offering like Microsoft Office 365 is being able to mix and match Enterprise Plans. ...

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Microsoft Office 365 – Enterprise Features for Any Size Business
Microsoft Office 365 – Enterprise Features for Any Size Business

- August 19, 2013

The cloud is one of the hottest buzzwords in business today.  I can summarize the mission statement of Microsoft® Office...

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Microsoft Collaboration Technology Supports Refresh Success
Microsoft Collaboration Technology Supports Refresh Success

- August 19, 2013

I am pleased to have presented my first RSM webinar with Microsoft.  It’s on a set of topics near and...

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Microsoft Office 365 – Business Drivers for SMB’s to Take the Cloud Plunge
Microsoft Office 365 – Business Drivers for SMB’s to Take the Cloud Plunge

- July 31, 2013

Cloud computing continues to be more affordable and accessible than ever before and is becoming the great equalizer for SMB’s...

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Dynamics CRM 2011 Online – Office 365: Internet Explorer Certificate Errors Windows Server 2003
Dynamics CRM 2011 Online – Office 365: Internet Explorer Certificate Errors Windows Server 2003

- March 28, 2013

You may notice that there are many articles regarding Certificate Errors in Internet Explorer. Most of what you will find...

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Installing the Outlook client for Microsoft Dynamics CRM – Office 365 Subscriptions
Installing the Outlook client for Microsoft Dynamics CRM – Office 365 Subscriptions

- October 18, 2012

I am posting this article as a response to the video tutorial, Installing and Configuring the Outlook client for Microsoft Dynamics...

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Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Online with Office 365 – Plug-In Registration and Scribe Adapter – an unsecured or incorrectly secured fault was received – Solved
Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Online with Office 365 – Plug-In Registration and Scribe Adapter – an unsecured or incorrectly secured fault was received – Solved

- September 26, 2012

Microsoft is now moving the 30 day trial versions of Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Online to its Office 365 platform. ...

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What’s Up With The Microsoft  Office Add-Ins?
What’s Up With The Microsoft Office Add-Ins?

- September 25, 2012

Microsoft Office Add-Ins In the past few months, I have been asked countless questions about the new Microsoft Office Add-Ins...

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