Windows – Rights Management sharing application

For those who already played used Right Management Services, you already know it is difficult either not possible to share document secured by RMS with someone outside of your company. Now, with Windows Azure Right Management it’s becoming easier to share protected document outside of the company. All you need is an Office 365 tenant (as it comes with RMS) and the updated client for Windows – http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=40857 – you…

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Office 365 – RMS client for Windows Phone

As you may know – if not, there is no more excuse – Office 365 integrates the use of RMS – Right Management Services – to protect your document. To enable and configure RMS for use with Office 365 take a look at http://blog.hametbenoit.info/Lists/Posts/Post.aspx?ID=489 Today, while looking around the Windows Phone Store, I found an RMS client from Microsoft (ONLY for Windows Phone 8) http://www.windowsphone.com/en-us/store/app/rms-sharing/00c487ce-f572-4df9-b6e8-448224230b1e; or for other platform https://portal.aadrm.com/Home/Download…

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Windows Phone 8 – Windows Phone Desktop Application

As you may already know, Zune is no more used to manage mobile partnership/content synchronization between the Windows Phone and the desktop. Microsoft has provided another application – which could be the new ActiveSync/Mobile Device Center client you may have meet in the old days of Pocket PC/Windows Mobile. To get the Windows Phone Desktop Application go to http://www.windowsphone.com/en-us/How-to/wp8/windows-phone-app-for-desktop Then just follow the wizard to install it and connect your…

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Windows 8.1 / Windows Server 2012 R2 – Error when deploying Windows 8.1 and Server 2012 R2 using WDS

While using my Windows Deployment Service running on Windows Server 2012 to deploy new Windows releases (Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2, I had errors when deploying Windows images using WDS, with or without answers file. Windows could not apply unattended settings during pass [offlineServicing] After validating the WIM image by installing both version by booting on the DVD to confirm the image is not corrupted, I though this…

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Office 365 – Setup multi factor authentication

As per Microsoft announcement few months ago, here is how to configure multi factor authentication. This is a per user basis. I already wrote few posts about this feature (http://blog.hametbenoit.info/Lists/Posts/Post.aspx?ID=524 and http://blog.hametbenoit.info/Lists/Posts/Post.aspx?ID=526) but there was on a preview version; there has been some changes. NOTE 1 This does not work with federated users NOTE 2 Multi factor authentication for administrators doesn’t work with client application such as Outlook or Lync…

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