Hyper-V Stuck Starting at 10%
Jun24

Hyper-V Stuck Starting at 10%

Had an issue with several virtual machines not starting this week, they just got stuck on 10% and no matter how many times I restarted the VM and the Host they wouldn’t start running. This could have been a disaster if it happened on a live system but luckily it wasn’t. Let’s take a look at how to fix it. First turn of the VM’s  that are experiencing the problem. If they wont turn off then you will need to kill...

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Office 365 Planner How To Guide
Jun17

Office 365 Planner How To Guide

Once again Microsoft have been busy adding new features into Office 365 with the Office Planner. We’ve been waiting for some nice project / task list  type functionality for a while so lets take a look and see if it will be a useful tool. Open up the App menu and click on the new planner tile. If you don’t see it then you will have to upgrade your subscription. The planner page will load into the Planner hub which is the...

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Office 365: How to brand the portal part 2
Jun10

Office 365: How to brand the portal part 2

In the lab this week we continue branding the office 356 portal by adding a colour theme, logo and banner image. Adding some of your own branding helps users feel at home when using a new system. It also helps set you apart from those admins which only do the essentials and forgets about adding the nice finishing touches to an Office 365 setup. Lets jump in! Log into the portal and go into the Admin centre and click Settings then...

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