Office 365 and Exchange Migration Notes

This post is a collection of my recent Windows/Exchange administrative work. Run AD Directory Sync Manually (New Version of Start-OnlineCoexistenceSync) Source: https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/rmilne/2014/10/01/how-to-run-manual-dirsync-azure-active-directory-sync-updates/ Instructions: Import-Module ADSync Start-ADSyncSyncCycle -PolicyType Delta or Start-ADSyncSyncCycle -PolicyType Initial How do I check total mailbox sizes for Office 365/Exchange Online mailboxes? Source: https://community.spiceworks.com/how_to/93142-check-mailbox-size-and-usage-with-office-365-or-exchange-online-find-users-nearing-their-quota Instructions: # In PowerShell: $LiveCred = Get-Credential $Session = New-PSSession -ConfigurationName Microsoft.Exchange

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Fix: trying to overwrite ‘/usr/share/accounts/services/google-im.service’ installing kubuntu-desktop

I have an Ubuntu 16.04 desktop installation with Unity and wanted to try KDE, so I ran sudo apt-get install kubuntu-desktop. apt failed with the following message: trying to overwrite ‘/usr/share/accounts/services/google-im.service’, which is also in package account-plugin-google […] The original issue at Ask Ubuntu has several suggestions but none of them worked – any apt

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RiteBite and Invisalign, just over a year in

I’m just over a year in since starting Invisalign treatment with RiteBite Orthodontics – and here’s how things stand. Positive Experience I want to reiterate that I’m quite pleased with the experience I’ve had with Dr. Luis and RiteBite. Everyone at the Waterloo office has been friendly, professional and my appointments have always started on time. I feel like Invisalign was

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