Signing and Deploying Applications via MSIX with Intune

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Why would I want to use MSIX and what is it? MSIX is a Windows app package format that provides a modern packaging experience to all Windows apps. The MSIX package format preserves the functionality of existing app packages and/or install files in addition to enabling new, modern packaging and deployment features to Win32, WPF, and Windows Forms apps. Do … Read More

Bulk Updating Autopilot enrolled devices with Graph API and assigning a Group Tag based on Purchase OrderID

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The Problem For any new machines ordered from a vendor such as Dell that get enrolled into Autopilot you get the basic device info enrolled but nothing defining that would let it get auto-enrolled into a dynamic group easily. Purchase Order ID is included in every order we receive from Dell however I don’t want to have to add that … Read More

Intune/Autopilot Proactive Remediation

Jake ShackelfordDocumentation, Endpoint Management, How-To, Intune, Microsoft, Powershell, Scripting, WindowsLeave a Comment

What is Proactive Remediation? Proactive remediations are a pair of scripts used to detect and remediate a problem on a machine. The first script runs a query on your endpoints that returns an exit code of success or failure. We call this first script the detection script. On a successful exit code it is reported as “Without issue” in the … Read More

ARM (Azure Resource Manager) Templating for Windows Virtual Desktop

Jake ShackelfordAzure, How-To, Microsoft, Powershell, Scripting, WindowsLeave a Comment

Why would I use ARM templating, isn’t the default Image Gallery fine? Well first off, what is ARM Templating? According to Microsoft “You can automate deployments and use the practice of infrastructure as code. In code, you define the infrastructure that needs to be deployed. The infrastructure code becomes part of your project. Just like application code, you store the … Read More

Intune/Autopilot Setup Companion Guide Part 2 – Windows Store for Business

Jake ShackelfordAzure, Documentation, Endpoint Management, How-To, Intune, WindowsLeave a Comment

Purpose The following blog posts will be a companion guide to Steve and Adam’s Intune training videos found at Intune.Training (this covers Episode 3) and will help you get the Windows Store for Business (WSfB, also known as Microsoft Store for Business) setup in your environment. This guide assumes that you already have followed Part 1 of this series and already have … Read More

Intune/Autopilot Setup Companion Guide Part 1

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Purpose The following blog posts will be a companion guide to Steve and Adam’s Intune training videos found at intune.training (this covers Episode 1 and 2) and will help you get Autopilot going in your environment. This guide assumes that you already have office 365 and azure configured. By the end of this guide you will have a working bare … Read More