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Hello folks,

We`re making our final push to the General Availability of "Azure Active Directory in the new Azure Portal", and we need your help to make sure it is great for you.


As Alex Simons shared:
"Last September we shared the first preview of the new administration experience

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It would be helpful it the Licensed User page had better search/filtering capabilities. for example, i want to find the users with a SharePoint license. Doing a search fo

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Assigning Multiple Groups to a License needs some work.

Click Licenses, choose a Product, Click assign, find a group, select it, then try to add another group, the first o

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If you changed the link in O365 to point to the new Azure AD, then you might get faster adoption.



Just tried it, Looks good and works fine. Some great "new" features to. Like adding licenses to a Dynamics azure AD group.


* just one little bug (i think) when you add a

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Yay Nasos is here, this space should finally see some active participation now :)

For the new group-based license management, does anyone know if it accounts for similar/overlapping licenses?


Like if I have a group called E3 users and group called E5 users, and put the same user in both groups


Will the user get both an E5 and an E3, or

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This looks awesome - simplify licence management for Office 365, EMS, Dynamics 365 and more with the new group-based licensing preview in Azure AD:


Microsoft cloud services such as Office 365, Enterprise Mobility + Security, Dynamics CRM, and other simila

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Greetings all,

My question is specifically in regards to end user licensing in the Education Sector, which is needed to use Azure AD Group Based Licensing.


Going by Source

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So this is super exciting, tested it out, works amazingly.

Two questions:

(1) Even though it is considered "public preview", any reason that we should not consider taking a

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Fantastic piece of work . Has saved us hours/ days of effort.

Already deployed this, works great!

Did a quick writeup too :) https://www.adamfowlerit.com/2017/02/azure-ad-group-based-license-management-office-365/

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We are so glad that you think this is awesome ! (We agree)

Is there any plan to allow scripting of adding users to AAD when the type of user is "User in another Microsoft Azure AD directory"?


We use a second AAD (outside of our primary) for a particular application, and add users internally to this secondary AAD.

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Great question! We're looking into this and will try to get an answer for you.

We have started to deploy Azure Workplace Join to Windows 7 devices around our estate, however have noticed that on some machines where the MSI has been deployed the scheduled tasks and log file no longer exists, so therefore the users machine never perfo

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Thanks for the question. We're looking into this and will try to get an answer for you. 

Did Azure AD Multifactor Authentication change this weekend?  I quit getting the pin to my cell when logging on.  I double checked my settings to make sure there were no changes there.   

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Thanks for the question. Let us know if you're still having issues and I'll be happy to reach out and try to find an answer for you.

When I go to https://account.activedirectory.windowsazure.com/r#/applications. I see tiles for several web sites that do not seem approprirate for this portal, e.g. PowerShell gallery, Skype Operations Framework, OneNote web clipper and several others. Wh

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Thanks for the great question. We're looking into this and will try to get an answer for you.

Hi ,


on or new servicedesk we can use sso with azure.

so i configured this in azure but it doesnt seems to works. 



Azure config



azure config.jpgFresh service configfreshservice config.jpg






Any help ? 

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Thanks for the question! We're looking into this and will try to get an answer for you. 

When I look at the Application Usage report in Classic Azure AD, it shows that some people have used Office Delve. The Office Graph is not enabled in the O365 tenant which means that nobody should have been able to use Delve.

Can anyone provide me an expla

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Great question! We're looking into this and will try to get an answer for you. 


I'm trying to understand how I can create some unit tests against the MS graph API, or how to mock it



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Thanks for your question! We're looking into this and will try to get an answer for you.

Hi all,


We have a scenario where we are trying to connect Dynamics 365 Operations to Scribe Online. We have registered App on Azure and got the Client Id and Authentication URI. While using this ID and URI, we are facing the below error.

I have followed th

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Thanks for your question! We're looking into this to try to get an answer for you.

We recently performed a parrallel upgrade from the legacy dirsync tool to AADConnect 1.1.443.0

Its been just a week and appears like today we had a stalled Sync due to the DB being full

"stopped-database-disk-full' error in the sync


We are less than 30k obj

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Great question! We're looking into this to try and find an answer for you. 

Hi everyone,


We were waiting for a long time for a way to restrict access from mobile to Exchange Online except from Outlook mobile app on android and IOS.

We see now that this is possible via conditional access as per this article:



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Thanks for the question. I'll forward this along and try to get an answer for you. 

Great question! We are looking into this and will try to get an answer for you.

Anyone have insight into the capabilities this integration will bring and/or timeline for it?


Noticed the announcement about Ping Access today but more interested in the Ping Federate side. Here is the article with initial reference: 



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Good morning everyone, I'm looking for a source of numbers about Azure AD.


What do I mean by numbers? Well I've seen talks about how Azure AD is doing 1.3 Billion Enterprise Authentications per day, there are 600 Million Enterprise Accounts and X Millions

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How about this, from February - Introduction to Authentication on Azure Active Directory:


Azure AD by the numbers.png 

Had you seen this one already?

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