Create a Temporary Windows Environment with Windows Sandbox

What is Windows Sandbox and how do I get it? Windows Sandbox was released in an update for Windows 10 in May of 2019 (version 1903) for Windows 10 Pro, Enterprise, and Education editions. Unfortunately if you have Windows 10 Home, you won’t be able to use Windows Sandbox (sad face). So what exactly is…

A Quick and Easy Way to Pin a Power App to the Microsoft Teams App Bar

Overview Today we are going to explore how you can easily pin a Power App to the app bar in Microsoft Teams. One thing to note is that you will need Admin access to Microsoft Teams admin center. Let’s Get Started Export your Power App Navigate to https://make.powerapps.com. Right-click on the Power App that you…

3 Simple Steps to Make a REST API Call in SharePoint Designer

As you might know, SharePoint Designer can be quite clunky and cumbersome at times and a bit of a pain when trying to first figure out how to make a REST call. Below I’ve listed some steps that will help you make a REST call in your Designer workflow. Note: Before we get started, this…

How to Easily Bypass Microsoft Teams Policies

Overview of Policies I recently came across an interesting blog article from o365blog.com by Dr. Nestori Syynimaa. The premise of the article, and what I’ll be discussing today, show how you can easily bypass Microsoft Teams’ policies by sending an auto response post http call using an app like Fiddler. What this finding shows us…

Building an App with Power Apps is Just SO Easy!

What is Power Apps? Power Apps is suite of apps, services, connectors and data platform that make up a section of Microsoft’s Power Platform. Microsoft’s vision for Power Apps and the Power Platform in general is create a suite of apps that empower a wider spectrum of personnel in the enterprise field. To do this,…

5 Tips for Microsoft Teams

In light of the current circumstances we find ourselves in with COVID-19, many people are having to work remotely. Because of this, many companies are having to adapt their day-to-day lives with a remote mindset in mind. Microsoft Teams provides your organization a great suite of tools to easily collaborate with colleagues and clients and…

Introduction to Microsoft Teams

Overview This month marks the 3 year anniversary of Microsoft Teams. Teams is Microsoft’s team collaboration software that is part of the Office 365 service. Teams is a Slack competitor and is the evolution of Microsoft Skype for Business. Teams provides businesses a way for their employees to collaborate on projects and documents easily and…