When users try and use the Mimecast for Outlook Add-in they login and get Application Disabled

  1. Make sure this is ticked
  2. Restart Outlook then try again
  3. Sometimes Mimecast caches Authentication Profiles locally in C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Roaming\Mimecast\msw.s3db , Delete this file with Outlook closed and try again
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Recently a user found that an email with an Attachment when Files into iManage/Worksite did not show the “Attachment” icon . e.g the below email actually had an attachment

More research shows that anything filed using the “ThinClient” , which is users Dragging and Dropping emails into iManage using Desksite instead of using the the EMM Toolbar

Has this problem. The workaround is to use Outlook to File Items instead of Desksite

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 A user whos laptop was joined to Azure AD was suddenly not being able to connect to Teams due to caa70004 error and Onedrive was bringing up 0x8004de40. WebApp worked fine , password had not been reset.

Rejoining the PC Azure AD didn’t resolve , and that Windows Profile could not join to any other Microsoft Account. Signing into the PC with a Local Username and password it could open and sign into Microsoft Apps

Our organization whitelists the 2fa prompt on trusted IP’s , so we changed the machine to connect to a non trusted IP 4g Hot Spot , which allowed the user to enter in the 2fa code and re-sign the Authentication Token

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<%@ Page Language=”C#” %>
<%@ Import Namespace=”Amazon.S3″%>
<%@ Import Namespace=”Amazon.S3.Model”%>

<script runat=”server”>


protected void Page_Load(object sender, EventArgs e)
{

string bucketName = “XXXXXX”;


AmazonS3Client s3Client = AmazonS3Helper.GetAmazonS3Client();

string folderPath = “documents/XXXX/”;

PutObjectRequest request = new PutObjectRequest()
{
BucketName = bucketName,
Key = folderPath // <– in S3 key represents a path
};

PutObjectResponse response = s3Client.PutObject(request);

}

</script>

<html xmlns=”http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml”>
<head runat=”server”>
<title></title>
</head>
<body>

</body>
</html>

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Do they use Auto-Mapped mailboxes?

 Had this issue with a number of staff here directly after migration from 2010 to 2016

Fix:

$mailboxes = Get-MailboxPermission -Identity * -User <username> | Select -ExpandProperty Identity

Foreach($mailbox in $mailboxes){Remove-MailboxPermission -Identity $mailbox -user <username> -AccessRights fullaccess -Confirm:$False}

Foreach($mailbox in $mailboxes){Add-MailboxPermission -Identity $mailbox -User <username> -AccessRights fullaccess -AutoMapping $false -Confirm:$False}

Wait a few mins then see if the user can open Outlook.

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I have been using this plugin to https://wordpress.org/plugins/pastacode/

highlight some of my programming. I write a bit in Powershell however this is not a supported markup. This is what to add to your functions file of your theme to add another library

/** pastcode plugin */
add_filter( 'pastacode_langs', '_pastacode_langs' );
function _pastacode_langs( $langs ) {
	$langs['powershell'] = 'Powershell';
	return $langs;
}

add_filter( 'pastacode_tinymcevars', '_pastacode_tinymcevars' );
function _pastacode_tinymcevars( $pvars ) {
	$pvars['scripts']['powershell']=get_template_directory_uri().'/js/powershell.js';
	$array=array(
			'libs'      => array('powershell'),
			'mode'      => 'application/x-powershell',
			);

	$pvars['language_mode']['powershell']=$array;
	return $pvars;
}

add_action('wp_enqueue_scripts', 'mytheme_scripts');

function mytheme_scripts() {
  wp_dequeue_script( 'prismjs' );
  wp_deregister_script( 'prismjs' );
  wp_enqueue_script( 'prismjs',  get_template_directory_uri().'/js/prism.js', false,PASTACODE_VERSION, true );
} 

 

You will also need to create a js folder and upload the new .js library from https://codemirror.net/mode/ and prism.js

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Exception error highlighted in red:

2020-04-17T00:15:01.297Z cpu3:6375497)@BlueScreen: #PF Exception 14 in world 6375497:vmnic0-0-tx IP 0x41800f027133 addr 0x2

 

Just prior to crash:

2020-04-17T00:14:37.248Z cpu8:2097623)igbn: igbn_CheckTxHang:1699: vmnic0: false hang detected on TX queue 0

2020-04-17T00:14:37.268Z cpu8:2097623)igbn: igbn_CheckRxHang:1557: vmnic0: false hang detected on RX queue 0

2020-04-17T00:15:01.138Z cpu4:2097232)igbn: indrv_UplinkReset:1535: indrv_UplinkReset : vmnic0 device reset started

2020-04-17T00:15:01.224Z cpu5:2097625)igbn: igbn_CheckLink:1316: Link went down for device 0x43073a472540

Vmware KB:

https://kb.vmware.com/s/article/67686

The PSOD is because of a race between reset and data path. There are two issues here:

Tx queue xmit and completion path ran into a race

The above race caused queue stuck and uplink reset, which ran into the PSOD.

Identified thanks to these legends in the vmware reddit:

https://www.reddit.com/r/vmware/comments/dan3k3/pf_exception_14_in_world_2481950vmnic00tx_ip/

 

Fixed in later driver release:

Bug Fixes:

———-

– Fixed intermittent TX hang due to race condition between start and stop of TX queue.

– Fixed duplicate nic reset due to race condition between uplink reset and watchdog threads.

https://my.vmware.com/group/vmware/details?downloadGroup=DT-ESXI67-INTEL-IGBN-1410&productId=742&download=true&fileId=6296e75493aba08fa77bd2451e8ab50f&secureParam=b4190fca752c9b3ece5c3bee9c6c90c9&uuId=4c01b35e-49d0-47eb-a1d3-778ebd60b045&downloadType=

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I tried flashing my phone and on reboot it go stuck in a reboot loop with the below

Orange State Your device has been unlocked and can’t be trusted. Your device will boot in 5 seconds

Both the main boot and recovery roms could not be botted into.

Download the latest Boot Room from Leagoo Website

LEAGOO_P1 Pro_OS3.0 Lite_NFP_16_20180317.rar

Download Smart Phone Flash Tool , Enter the Scatter.txt form the rar and put in Download mode

Plug the phone in and it will redownload this

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Download

Click here to Download the software

Install

Install 32bit or 64bit depending on server , install ALL the Management Tools

Open Powershell as Administrator and with Domain Admin Writes and run

Import-module AdmPwd.PS  

Then

Update-AdmPwdADSchema 

Make sure the above says Sucess

In the same Powershell Window you need to declare the OU’s where the computers will live

Set-AdmPwdComputerSelfPermission -OrgUnit <name of the OU to delegate permissions>

Now you want to see who have access to look at the password in the OU

Find-AdmPwdExtendedrights -identity “OU NAME”

Add or remove permissions via : 

Set-AdmPwdReadPasswordPermission -OrgUnit <name of the OU to delegate permissions> -AllowedPrincipals <users or groups>

Group Policy

On the PC you installed the LAPS tool to ,  copy the following files : 

C:\Windows\PolicyDefinitions\AdmPwd.admx to ( ON a domain controller ) C:\Windows\SYSVOL\domain\Policies\PolicyDefinitions\

C:\Windows\PolicyDefinitions\en-US\AdmPwd.adml to ( ON a domain controller ) C:\Windows\SYSVOL\domain\Policies\PolicyDefinitions\en-US\AdmPwd.adml 

Now create a Group Policy and Apply to the computers you would like to have self managed local Administrator Password

 

Administering

How to find password using Gui

On the PC installed with LAPS , run  : C:\Program Files\LAPS\AdmPwd.UI.exe and enter the computer name to find the password

Use Powershell : 

Get-AdmPwdPassword -Computername "%COMPUTERNAME%"

To reset password Immediately :

 Reset-AdmPwdPassword -ComputerName <computername>

 

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Check the user is connecting to Exchange via MAPI , I had a few setups where users were set to Active Sync instead

In this case, the solution was to run both commands on the exchange server:

Set-AutodiscoverVirtualDirectory “SERVER\Autodiscover (Default Web Site)” -WSSecurityAuthentication $True

Set-WebServicesVirtualDirectory -identity “EWS (default web site)” -WSSecurityAuthentication $true

This two command solved my problem

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