This week in the cloud – 18th June 2018

There's so much happening in the cloud space at the moment that I thought it would be good for my own reference as much as anyone else's to produce a summary of some of the big changes that have happened this week. This week has been particularly busy with the Microsoft Build Conference. The compute … Continue reading This week in the cloud – 18th June 2018

LastPass on Firefox – The missing copy password function

Ever since Firefox removed the legacy plugin functionality I've been annoyed that the new LastPass plugin didn't have the copy username and copy password option. It's fine if you are just using the browser to log in but what about when you need to log in using actual applications? This required you to find the … Continue reading LastPass on Firefox – The missing copy password function

Office 365 Hybrid Send-As Functionality – Not quite there yet.

Recently Microsoft announced that mailbox delegation would be available between Cloud and On-Premises accounts. This would allow for a cloud mailbox user to send-as an on-premises mailbox. Looking at the documentation (https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj200581(v=exchg.150).aspx) it appears that this should now be working in early May 2018. In particular. Note: As of February 2018 the feature to support … Continue reading Office 365 Hybrid Send-As Functionality – Not quite there yet.

Upgrading BitBucket using HTTPS on Windows from 4.x to 5.x

Just for a change I had to upgrade a Bitbucket 4.x server to 5.9. This is a major upgrade and Atlassian provided clear warning that the configuration file needed to be changed manually as part of this process. The upgrade went well and I decided to start the service to see what state it would … Continue reading Upgrading BitBucket using HTTPS on Windows from 4.x to 5.x

Unable to delete Hyper-V Host in VMM due to SQL statement failure

I had an odd failure when removing a Hyper-V server from VMM 2016. The job failed with a very generic Error 20413. So the next step was to check the log file which gave me an unexpected error. ---------------------------------------------------- ------------------- Error Report ------------------- ---------------------------------------------------- Error report created 4/26/2018 7:29:26 AM CLR is not terminating ---------------------------------------------------- … Continue reading Unable to delete Hyper-V Host in VMM due to SQL statement failure