Azure AD Defaults You Should Change

I have been going through some security reviews with some third party security specialists. As part of that work, they have come back with some standard recommendations of the default Microsoft Azure AD settings that you should review and consider …

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iCloud Mail Add a Custom Domain [Step by step]

Apple recently released their iCloud+ service which introduced Private Relay, Hide My Email, and Custom Email Domains, as well as an unlimited storage limit for video from cameras added through HomeKit Secure Video. The service is a free upgrade. Anyone …

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Windows 11 Joining Azure AD

Windows 11 Start Menu

In this post, I will show how to join a Windows 11 computer an Azure Active Directory (AAD) tenant/domain. Why Join to Azure AD? The reason I do this is I have desktops in branch offices where the users only …

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Windows 11 Move the Start Menu

Windows 11 Start Menu

If you can’t get used to the Start Menu being in the center on Windows 11 the following steps detail how to move the Start Menu back to the left GUI Method Open Settings Select Preconization => Taskbar At the …

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Enabling Bitlocker from Command Line

In this post I will show how you can enabled Windows Bitlocker encryption from a command prompt using manage-bde. The full Microsoft documentation for manage-bde can he found here https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-server/administration/windows-commands/manage-bde System Drive C: Open and admin command prompt Enter the …

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