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Modern Android Management with Microsoft Intune

This post is authored by Chris Baldwin, Principal Program Manager, Microsoft Intune.  Earlier today, Google announced the deprecation and eventual disablement of Device Admin Android management. Device Admin, sometimes referred to as “legacy” Android management, is the technical term for the management mode that existed since Android 2.2 that is in use by the majority...

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Azure Information Protection – the year that was 2017!

Hi everyone, and welcome to the very last blog from me this year! It has been an incredible year, and I wanted to take this opportunity to take a walk down memory lane and see just how far the Information Protection space has come. We have seen incredible uptake of Azure Information Protection (AIP) and...

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Update 1712 for Configuration Manager Technical Preview Branch – Available Now!

Hello everyone! We are happy to let you know that update 1712 for the Technical Preview Branch of System Center Configuration Manager has been released. Technical Preview Branch releases give you an opportunity to try out new Configuration Manager features in a test environment before they are made generally available. We had the opportunity to...

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Microsoft named a leader in IDC’s MarketScape for Unified Endpoint Management (UEM)

Many organizations are seeing an increasing number of devices, apps and cloud services that are being used by their employees. This creates a need for IT to enable and support new and often more complex scenarios. To be able to solve these challenges, many organizations are looking for a solution that allows them to manage...

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Improving the app launcher user experience in Azure AD

Howdy folks, Imagine a user visiting your company’s Azure AD app launcher for the first time and finding exactly the apps they need to be productive and effective. No confusion or clutter. A dream scenario, right? You’ve sent us more and more requests for features that allow you to better manage third-party apps as you’re...

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Azure Information Protection Documentation Update for November 2017

Update:  As of December 2017, all documentation updates are now posted on our Tech Community blog: Hi everybody Our technical writer, Carol Bailey, is letting you know what’s new and hot in the docs for November. Reminders: Follow us on Twitter (Microsoft Mobility @MSFTMobility) and join in our peer community at Gagan (on...

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Update on retirement of Azure AD classic portal experience and migration of conditional access policies

Howdy folks, Quick blog post today to let you know of some updates related to the new Azure AD admin experience. We recently added functionality in the new admin experience to help you manage and migrate your v1 conditional access policies, so now you can change the groups that are targeted for your v1 policies....

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New Remote Desktop app for macOS available in the App Store

This post is authored by Eva Seydl, Program Manager, Remote Desktop Services.  It is time to hit refresh on the Remote Desktop (RD) experience for macOS. Download the next generation application in the App Store today to enjoy the new UI design, improvements in the look and feel of managing your connections, and new functionalities...

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Update for the Configuration Manager Client Messaging SDK

The Configuration Manager team is pleased to announce that an updated version of the Configuration Manager Client Messaging SDK version 5.1710.1059.1000 is now available on Notable changes in this version: Support for Cryptography Next Generation (CNG) certificates on Configuration Manager 1710 and newer  Bug fixes and improvements For more information about CNG support in...

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Resetting passwords on Azure AD-joined devices is much easier with the latest Windows update

Howdy folks, Today we’re announcing a feature that should make your users’ lives much easier. With the new Windows 10 Fall Creators update, users with Azure AD-joined (AADJ) devices can now see a “Reset password” link on their lock screen to reset their passwords. I’ve invited one of my Program Managers, Manini Roy, to tell...

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