Azure AD Connect – The remote server returned an error: (407) Proxy Authentication Required

Azure AD Connect – The remote server returned an error: (407) Proxy Authentication Required

Problem

Get the following error running Azure Active Directory Connect

“The remote server returned an error: (407) Proxy Authentication Required”

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Environment

Internet access via internet explorer is working on the server where I’m running Azure AD Connect

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There is a proxy server in the environment (WebMarshal in this case), and a PAC file is used to configure the proxy settings read more

ADFS WAP Proxy – An error occurred when attempting to establish a trust relationship with the federation service.

Environment

  • Windows 2012 R2 server on the LAN with the Active Directory Federation Service Role installed
  • Windows 2012 R2 server in the DMZ with the Remote Access role and the Web Application Proxy (WAP) feature installed

Problem

Getting the following error running the Web Application Proxy Configuration Wizard

“An error occurred when attempting to establish a trust relationship with the federation service. Error:  The request was aborted:  Could not create SSL/TLS secure channel”

Event ID 393 was written to the event log read more

Upload of data to Microsoft Intune failed

Problem

When attempting to add an app to the Intune portal using the Intune Software Publisher as described here you get the following error message:

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Reviewing the WindowsIntuneSoftwarePublisher.log in C:\Users\username\AppData\Local\Temp\SoftwarePublishing

Shows the following error “The remote server returned an error: (401) Unauthorized” read more

Using the Office 365 Groups Send-as and Send-on-behalf feature

The capability to grant Send-as and Send-on-behalf permissions to an Office 365 Group is a straight forward process and clearly documented here.

Sending an email on behalf of an Office 365 Group via Outlook is the same familiar process as sending on behalf of another user – show the “From” field, click the “From” drop down, choose “other email address” and select the address. read more

Microsoft Intune Useful Links & Information

Microsoft Intune Useful Links & Information

The following is a collection of links to Microsoft Intune resources that may be useful to anyone looking to get started with Intune

Training Guides

Microsoft Virtual Academy Intune Training Intune documentation What to tell your end users about using Microsoft Intune

https://aka.ms/intuneenduserenrollment read more

How to get a detailed list of all your Configuration Manager Deployments using Powershell

In this blog I will show you step by step how to quickly get a detailed list of all your Configuration Manager deployments, output in Excel table format, including the following details

  • Application Name
  • Assignment ID
  • CI_ID
  • Collection
  • Collection Name
  • DeploymentID
  • Creation Time
  • Deployment Time
  • Enforcement Deadline
  • PackageID

You can also download this guide from the Technet Gallery here

First, open the System Center Configuration Manager Console read more

Unable to run Office 365 / Exchange Hybrid Wizard – “Content was blocked because it was not signed by a valid security certificate”

Unable to run Office 365 / Exchange Hybrid Wizard – “Content was blocked because it was not signed by a valid security certificate”

Problem

From the Exchange Admin Center you run the Hybrid configuration setup

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You are prompted to login to Office 365

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You enter your credentials

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And then receive this message / warning

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You are unable to complete the Hybrid configuration

Solution

You can resolve this issue by installing the certificate as follows: read more

How to enable MAC address spoofing on a Hyper-V 2012 R2 Virtual Machine using PowerShell

I recently had to enable MAC address spoofing on the network adapters of two virtual machines deployed on Hyper-V 2012.  Here’s how I did it using PowerShell:

First, use the following command to take a look at the current configuration of our network adapter

Get-VMNetworkAdapter -VMName  VirtualMachineName –ComputerName HyperVHostName |fl Name,MacAddressSpoofing read more