Last year I wrote a blog on how to control what versions of operating systems you want to support via Microsoft Intune. So we can follow Microsoft on what Operating Systems they support with Intune, like Microsoft announced recently dropping support for Android 4.3 and lower and iOS version 8 and lower, or we are […]READ MORE
Quick Intune tip: use device restrictions to get control!
New Hybrid Features in Configuration Manager 1706
A Friday is not just a Friday for a Configuration Manager Consultant or Administrator. At least once or twice a month it can be one where we get some gifts from the Configuration Manager Product Team. Yesterday was again a day that a nice gift “was released”; Update 1706 for System Center Configuration Manager! You […]READ MORE
Intune support reminder for Windows Phone, iOS and Android
Two months ago, Microsoft announced that the minimum support level for Windows Phone, iOS and Android will be changed. So action is required if you have operating systems as described below. End of support for Android 4.3 and lower As from December all enrolled devices will be forced to retire from Microsoft Intune. The Company […]READ MORE
How to enroll the NDES Connector for Intune on Windows Server 2016
Configuring the NDES Connector for Microsoft Intune can be painful on a vanilla Windows Server 2016. After installing the NDES connector successfully you need to establish the connection with your Microsoft Intune tenant. While trying to sign in you end up in an endless loop, every time you end up with a new login. Since […]READ MORE
Block apps to use cellular data via Microsoft Intune
Today I noticed that some nice features were added to the device restriction profiles in the new Intune on Azure portal. As from now you are able to block managed apps from using cellular data via the iOS device restriction profiles. You can either block the usage for all cellular data or just if you […]READ MORE
Improved way of deploying Office 365 to Windows 10 via Microsoft Intune
Microsoft Intune has a new way of deploying Office 365 Pro Plus for Windows 10. A new option is available while adding Apps to Microsoft Intune. When going to Microsoft Intune in the new Azure Portal, you need to go to Mobile Apps > Apps and then click Add. In the App type you will […]READ MORE
Mobile Threat Protection integration available in Intune on Azure
As we all know third party vendors like Lookout and Skycure integrate with Microsoft Intune and Configuration Manager Hybrid so that we are able to protect our mobile devices with for instance Lookout for Work. Earlier I wrote a series of blogs about Lookout Mobile Treat Protection that integrates with Microsoft Intune and Configuration Manager […]READ MORE
Switching MDM authority to ConfigMgr Hybrid without user impact
In my last blog I wrote about switching the MDM Authority from Configuration Manager Hybrid to Intune Standalone, as promised today a description of the reverse path. With Configuration Manager 1610 and the latest version of Intune we are also able to switch the MDM Authority from Intune standalone to Configuration Manager Hybrid. There are […]READ MORE
Switching MDM authority to Intune standalone without user impact
Since Configuration Manager 1610 and the latest Intune release a new feature became available which allows you to switch MDM authority without needing to contact Microsoft Support and without needing to reenroll the enrolled mobile devices. In this blogpost I want to cover the experience of switching from Configuration Manager Hybrid (connected with Intune) to […]READ MORE
App Protection Policies enhanced big time!
During the last update of Intune on Azure service last weekend, some really nice Application Protection Policies were added for Android and iOS. One new feature is that you can control if a PIN needs to be set for a Managed App or not when a device PIN is already being managed by Microsoft Intune. This […]READ MORE
How to add an app from the local Apple App store? -workaround-
Last week I was at a customer in Denmark and helped them in configuring Intune. If you want to search for and add an iOS app that is only available in a local ITunes App store you will run into the issue that the current Intune on Azure portal only searches for apps in the […]READ MORE
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About Peter Daalmans
Peter tries to speak every year on several events like TechDays Netherlands, ExpertsLive, IT/Dev Connections, BriForum, Midwest Management Summit, TechEd Australia, TechEd New Zealand and in 2017 Peter had the honor to speak at Microsoft Ignite. See more here.
Author of four books about Configurtion Manager and Microsoft Enterprise Mobility +Security