Introduction to the Intune PowerShell SDK: Native PowerShell support for the Intune API through Microsoft Graph!

Introduction to the Intune PowerShell SDK: Native PowerShell support for the Intune API through Microsoft Graph!

One of the most requested features on the Microsoft Intune UserVoice¬†is to add PowerShell support to manage the service. Microsoft has now released a preview version of the Intune PowerShell SDK. The new Microsoft.Graph.Intune PowerShell module reduces the complexity significantly in enabling automation scenarios for IT Administrators. Connecting with Intune through Microsoft Graph has never been so easy.   The past Before the Intune PowerShell SDK was released, authenticating with Microsoft Graph required that IT Administrators had to create app…

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Advanced deployment of web links with Intune

Advanced deployment of web links with Intune

Intune supports a variety of app types app types, including web apps. Unfortunately, the settings you can configure when deploying a web link to Windows 10 devices with Intune are limited. Fortunately, PowerShell scripts can be also be used with Intune to deploy web links to these devices, which take away the limitations described in this post. When deploying a web link to Windows 10 devices that is configured from the Client Apps > Apps pane in Intune, the web…

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Serverless LAPS powered by Microsoft Intune, Azure Functions and Azure Key Vault!

Serverless LAPS powered by Microsoft Intune, Azure Functions and Azure Key Vault!

I’m excited to introduce a Serverless Local Administrator Password Solution (SLAPS ūüėČ) for Windows 10 Intune Managed devices, powered by¬†Microsoft Intune PowerShell scripts,¬†Azure Functions and¬†Azure Key Vault. Building this solution has been quite a challenge, as there were many obstacles to overcome. If you’ve read the article of Oliver Kieselbach: “Deep dive Microsoft Intune Management Extension – PowerShell Scripts“, then you know that all script contents are logged in plain text (including passwords!)¬†to the IntuneManagementExtension.log file. So I had to…

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Deploy any application from Azure Storage with Intune, PowerShell and BITS!

Deploy any application from Azure Storage with Intune, PowerShell and BITS!

Update September 24, 2018 The posted solution has been superseded today, as Brad Anderson from Microsoft has announced Win32 app support for Microsoft Intune. You can now repackage executables (.exe) to Windows Apps (.intunewin) with the Microsoft Intune Win32 App Packaging Tool available at https://github.com/Microsoft/Intune-Win32-App-Packaging-Tool. Check out the blog post at http://www.scconfigmgr.com/2018/09/24/deploy-win32-applications-with-microsoft-intune/ for more information how to deploy these apps. Original blog post: If you are using Microsoft Intune to manage your organization’s devices, you might find it challenging that…

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Invite guest users with PowerShell using a custom email template

Invite guest users with PowerShell using a custom email template

There are many ways to invite guest users to your Azure Active Directory. For example directly from the Azure Portal or by adding a guest to Microsoft Teams, if you have guest access enabled. When you invite a new guest user directly from the Azure Portal, the invitee will receive an email invitation that looks like this: Most of your users probably don’t even know what Azure Active Directory is. It could be that you are trying to educate your…

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Get all Microsoft Teams within your organization

Get all Microsoft Teams within your organization

Update September 24, 2018 During Microsoft Ignite, Microsoft has announced that a list of all teams in your organization is now available directly in the Microsoft Teams Admin Center. #MSIgnite Announcement – A list of all teams in your org is now available directly in the #MicrosoftTeams Admin Center incl. details about members, channels and settings. pic.twitter.com/hvEU9cTk94 — Anne Michels (@Anne_Michels) September 24, 2018 Original post Have you ever wondered how many Microsoft Teams there are within your organization? Do…

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Using GitLab as source control provider for Azure Automation

Using GitLab as source control provider for Azure Automation

When you want to integrate source control in Azure Automation, you’ll quickly notice that you can only choose GitHub as source provider, with Visual Studio Online (TFS) coming soon. There are Runbooks available to configure Visual Studio Team Services as source provider. However, there is no such solution available (yet) for GitLab. That changes today! In my very first blog post I’ll describe how to set up GitLab as source provider for Azure Automation, using the Sync-GitLab Azure Automation runbook…

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