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Solved: Microsoft Teams unable to send and receive calls after update to 1.5.x

Users are currently experiencing outage to expected functions inside Microsoft Teams. Vital functions inside the apps like the ability to do calls, video, meetings etc, are broken for a random group of users across a multitude of user groups.
Around where I am based the discussion started to show itself at the end of january. Troubleshoothing has been ongoing since then, with limited results to an acualt fix.
The temporary fix have been around rolling back to version 1.4 for users that have experienced the issues. But, as Teams gets updated automatically, this is very temporary.
There has also not been very clear as to why only some users have been affected.
During the last week or so, this has become more clear.

Read on for details and a temporary workaround until this gets resolved

Intune: Workaround to configure or force screensaver to non enterprise/education editions of Windows.

his is another post to deal with one of thelimitations of the various licensing editions of Windows.
To be specific, there are certain features that are only available if you have an Enterprise or Education edition of Windows.
This post beeing around the limitation of controlling the settings around enforcing and controlling the screen saver on devices via intune.
As always, every problem has a solution, or a viable workaround.

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Solved: Error opening files from SharePoint / OneDrive

Have been seeing some users getting the following errors when trying to open files from OneDrive for Business.

It doesn’t happen on all files, but for some, no specific event causing the behavior. .
If the user takes a copy of the file giving the error, then opening the copy, works as expected

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Solved: Logitech Webcam + Citrix CVAD seamless apps = reconnection problem

Sometimes its the small things causing problems in IT. Alot of hardware, drivers, software etc, can make a mess of each other. Recently I experienced this with the combination of Citrix Published Applications and a device from Logitech. Read on for details.

Microsoft Server 2019: No window border/allwhite issue

In windows server 2019 and windows 10. There is an issue in the RDS world where the windows overlapping each other appears to have no border (its all white) Making it hard to distinguish the various windows from each other. This can be fixed with the steps in this post.

Guide: How to setup a network level ad and tracking blocker with a Raspberry Pi.

This setup is great if you’re tired of ads when surfing the web, and don’t want to rely on browser plugins for ad blocking.
By using a – raspberry pi – in this example, you can get a network wide blocker to deal with this.
(Can also be set up on any computer if you have one laying around, but the guide here is for the Pi).

The result of this is less ads, less tracking, and also a faster web browsing experience since your pulling/sending less data to your screen.
Since it’s network wide, all devices, xbox, tablets and phones also reap the benefits with no work needed on the device itself. […]

Citrix Sharefile Outlook Plugin – Browser out of date

After installing the Outlook plugin for Citrix Content Collaboration (ShareFile), you may experience an error when trying to sign in. First time after the install, the plugin need to sign in, which can be initiated by clicking the plugin icon on your Outlook application. After you give the information about your account and if choosing Read more about Citrix Sharefile Outlook Plugin – Browser out of date[…]

99 problems but Teamwork ain’t one

Today, internet chat and social media is everywhere, also within the business, often in their own solutions specific to the organization. The use of chat, VoIP, SaaS applications other collaboration tools, that users and organizations starts to use grows regularly, and the business and its users are forced to get more productive and efficient. Along Read more about 99 problems but Teamwork ain’t one[…]

Citrix Print to ShareFile – Cannot login, browser out of date

sAfter installing the Citrix Print to ShareFile application to create a virtual printer that gives you the option to print files directly to Citrix ShareFile, you may get an error when signing in. First time after install, the application needs to sign in to your Citrix ShareFile account. After you give the information about your Read more about Citrix Print to ShareFile – Cannot login, browser out of date[…]

Microsoft Bookings – Now available to Office 365 E# plans

Microsoft 365 plans continue to grow, and new features are getting added regularly. Some features were released only for Business customers and some for Enterprise customers (the Office 365 E# subscriptions) To get a full view of the supported features on the various 365 subscriptions, you can take a look here. One of the newest Read more about Microsoft Bookings – Now available to Office 365 E# plans[…]