Category: Intune

How to remove desktop icon when installing DWG TrueView 2021

I recently had a case against one of our customers asking to update their application DWG TrueView to latest version 2021. One criteria was to remove the desktop icon, and we noticed quickly that all parameters that we found from earlier versions didn’t work with this version. I first tried to remove the desktop icon…



Office365 ProPlus + Google Chrome = Bing

Starting February Microsoft will include an extension in Office365 ProPlus for Microsoft Search in Bing, which among other changes, will change your default search engine in Google Chrome to Bing. Microsoft released the table below as their tentative schedule for the different Office365 ProPlus update channels. However, this might be changed in the upcoming weeks….



Two ways to set serial number in Intel BIOS

Background We are deploying computers with Intune and would give a name with their serial number. We recognized that Intel NUC doesn’t write the serial number in BIOS and have to set it to get it in the name. Intel VCUST Tool Download:  https://downloadcenter.intel.com/download/28900/Intel-VCUST-Tool Open CMD as Administrator Change directory to the folder that contains…



extensionAttributes – add values via Powershell + CSV file

It is common to have one or multiple extensionAttributes in an Azure AD environment for use with Intune for example. These extensionAttributes can be handled in a couple of different ways when it comes to managing the values set for each of those. For simplicity I’ve created a Powershell script that can add values to…



Microsoft Defender ATP for Mac now available in Public Preview

Yesterday Microsoft released Microsoft Defender ATP for Mac in public preview and are now available for download and installation though the Microsoft Defender Security Center. In the onboarding section in Microsoft Defender Security Center, if you have preview features selected, you will see how to onboard macOS machines. You will have the option to download…



Add you own local admin users on Azure AD devices

Do you have issues when trying to add an account as local admin on your Azure AD Joined device? Maybe you have specific requirements regarding which accounts should be admins on your client machines and the Azure AD solution (additional local administrators on Azure AD joined devices) is not enough to satisfy your needs. There…



Deploy separate Intune workloads to different collections (Co-management)

I was looking for a way to be able to deploy a Co-management policy with only Windows Update policies workload to a specific collection. This in order to transition a smaller amount of computers (who are not a member of the already existing Pilot group) to be controlled via Intune instead. In the Configuration Management…



Move Software Updates to Intune with Co-management

To move on with the transition towards Modern Management we can use Co-management in SCCM to decide where settings are coming from. In this specific scenario we will do a switch from Software Updates via SCCM to Intune controlled Software Updates for one test client. I will show you the following steps. How to setup…



Intune – Administrative Templates (Preview) are here

Microsoft has now released their Administrative Templates (Preview) for Intune which makes it a lot more simple to use settings like controlling a OneDrive setup, changing Office settings or configure Internet Explorer. So where do you find this new functionality? Login to the Intune Management PortalGo to Device Configuration > Profiles > Create profileName: Enter…



Device cleanup rules for Microsoft Intune

As an IT Administrator you want to keep your IT environment clean and tidy and the same goes for Microsoft Intune. By default all devices that has been inactive or stale and hasn’t checked in for over 270 days will automatically been removed from the console. In the latest update for Microsoft Intune dated July…