Certificate Generator & Request Tool / Script

This tool was born out of my frustrations of having to pre-create certificate requests on servers without IIS or Skype for Business management tools.  A while back I posted an article that showed how to do this through Certreq.exe on any Windows workstation or server. You can see this post here: https://skype4b.uk/2015/05/05/generating-csr-using-certreq-exe/ However, I am […]

Skype for Business 5-minute Admin: Removing Invalid Front Ends from Topology

Have you ever added a Front End server into your topology using just the server name (i.e. Server1) and not the fully qualified domain name (i.e. server1.domain.local)? I have without thinking and published the topology. Easy mistake to make when you are not concentrating. However, you would think that undoing your mistake would be straightforward […]

Skype for Business – Detailed User Configuration Report

I am pleased to announce and release a new script tool that will allow administrators to export user configuration details from Skype for Business. The script has 3 modes: User Mode – where administrators can enter the SIP address of the user they want to report on Domain Mode = where administrators can report on […]

Get List of Users and Associated Office 365 Licences

Just a quick memory dump for myself really. To export a report of all users from Office 365 and their associated licences run the following command in Azure Powershell Module Get-MsolUser -All | Select UserPrincipalName, Licenses | fl | Out-File c:\office365users.txt To only export licenced users Get-MsolUser -All | Where {$_.IsLicensed -eq “True”} | Select UserPrincipalName, […]

Create vCard From Active Directory

I had a requirement to export all users’ contact information from active directory to vCard so they could be imported into a mobile phone. Turns out it is really easy once you understand the VCARD formatting. Run the following script from a server or workstation with AD Powershell Module Import-Module ActiveDirectory $vCardPath = “C:\mobile.vcf” #test […]