Get rid of the “Continue connecting?” prompt for your policy-configured wifi networks

AaronEndpoint ManagementLeave a Comment

As of Windows 11, we noticed that we were getting prompted to continue connecting to a network that we’d never had a problem with before. It’s already defined in group policy, so this new behavior is puzzling and annoying. The certificate in question is for the NPS/Radius server our network uses to validate credentials for the wifi. I really had … Read More

Removing The Built-in Teams App in Windows 11 with Intune

Jóhannes Geir KristjánssonEndpoint Management, Intune, Proactive RemediationLeave a Comment

Intro So you’ve started rolling out Windows 11 to your endpoints, and your users got confused and upset over the consumer teams apps that is installed? Understandably you wish to do something about this. No worries mate, Intune Proactive Remediations to the rescue! The Solution The code below fixes two things. It removes the chat by writing the registry key … Read More

Installing The Configuration Manager Client During Autopilot

Jóhannes Geir KristjánssonEndpoint Management1 Comment

Hey siri, write a blog post for me. Deploying the Configuration manager client is usually pretty simple. the procedure is well documented. However there are issues if you plan on installing the CM client during Autopilot using the officially suggested methods Mixing LOB and win32 applications will result in autopilot breaking, so you should use win32 apps exclusively, which somewhat … Read More

Creating an Ubuntu 20.04 cloud template & cloud-init configuration in Xen Orchestra

AaronDocumentation, How-To, NetworkingLeave a Comment

I had a need in my home lab to quickly deploy a bunch of thin clones of Ubuntu’s cloud image. I chose to use the cloud images Ubuntu provides instead of building a custom template. Xen Orchestra has had support for cloud-init since 2015. Quick Walkthrough Here is the short version of how this works: Download the current 20.04 ubuntu … Read More

Setting Environmental Variables with Intune and proactive remediations

Jóhannes Geir KristjánssonEndpoint Management, How-To, Intune, Powershell, Proactive Remediation, WindowsLeave a Comment

As you may have noticed by now, there doesn’t seem to be any nice built in way to set environmental variables in intune 🙁 The Problem Setting a user environmental variable using powershell is an easy task to accomplish, you basically just run the following: This works just fine, but won’t take effect until the user either reboots or signs … Read More

Setting A Default Outlook Signature in Outlook using Intune Proactive Remediations

Jóhannes Geir KristjánssonEndpoint Management, Intune, Powershell, Proactive Remediation, Windows1 Comment

So you have already figured out how to dynamically generated outlook signatures, but now you want to make sure that people actually use them. but without preventing the use of other signatures your users might have. Well it just so happens that I have a solution for you! To do all this, we create a new Proactive Remediation in Intune. … Read More

Updated Modern Driver/BIOS Management with CMG Support

CharlesEndpoint Management, MECM/MEMCM/SCCM, Powershell, Task Sequence9 Comments

Hello, This is a long and overdue update on a solution I started working on last year to allow my organization to use the modern driver management solution without the need of the custom webservice. I also wanted the solution to use the built-in task sequence steps as much as possible to allow other administrators to customize the solution to … Read More