Office 365 What is Flow and how to send an SMS when you receive an email
Nov29

Office 365 What is Flow and how to send an SMS when you receive an email

Microsoft Flow is a great new addition to the Office 365 suite and if you are familiar with services such as Onesaas and Zapier then you will know what its all about. If not then flow is a way to connect different applications together which normally don’t. If you receive an email in outlook you can automatically save the attachments into a SharePoint document library. If someone signs up to your newsletter on your website and...

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MaxBackup selection size displaying incorrectly on a mac
Nov15

MaxBackup selection size displaying incorrectly on a mac

Had an interesting issue this week which had me stumped for a while. I was trying to backup a Mac using MaxBackup and the selection size kept showing more data than was available on the local hard drive. The local disk was only 70gb but when selecting everything to be backed up it was showing 2.8tb,  where were these extra files coming from? The answer and fix is pretty straight forward and its due to the mac having one or more...

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Office 365 Prevent Bad Language in Email Using DLP
Nov09

Office 365 Prevent Bad Language in Email Using DLP

Get this blog post sent to you as a PDF file to read laterEnter your email address and press Send Now Office 365 has some great features such as Data Loss Prevention (DLP) which is used to stop users from sending sensitive financial or medical information via email or by sharing files in SharePoint and OneDrive. Using DLP we can also do something else really cool, we can stop users using bad language in their emails. Hopefully you...

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Blog Progress Report- First 1000 Visitor Month
Nov01

Blog Progress Report- First 1000 Visitor Month

Hi Everyone Great to have you stopping by! It was about a year ago from today that I started SlashAdmin as a little side project and its been amazing. I started it to share my experiences of life in it and share a few tips along the way and its developed into a great resource for Office365 and PowerShell admins. Its great to hear when a post has helped people out and its opened up some great opportunities for me along the way. As you...

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