My Tesla Journey Part 2

Shortly after taking delivery of my wife’s Tesla Model 3 Long Range Dual Motor (My Tesla Journey), I got a text message from Tesla with a little incentive for their solar program. If I ordered solar for my home within 90 days, they would give me a free Wall Connector (charger). This was enticing, but…

My Tesla Journey

May 24, 2020 My Tesla journey started off back in March of 2019. Having been a car guy growing up, I started determining how long I was going to keep a car (mainly my daily drivers) based on number of years and/or number of miles. Before getting married and having kids, these numbers were around…

Configuring WoL with CM for Dell Desktops – Part 3

4/26/2020 [Download exported Configuration Baseline and Configuration Items here. This includes the CIs from Part 2 and Part 3.] In Configuring WoL with Configuration Manager – Part 1, I covered the settings that are required to enable Wake-On-LAN that are not hardware manufacturer specific. In Part 2 I cover the BIOS (UEFI) specific settings for current…

Configuring WoL with Configuration Manager – Part 1

4/5/2020 Not only can Configuring Wake-On-LAN (WoL) improve your company’s software distribution success rates, it can also help out in the time of a crisis. With the recent COVID-19 outbreak, more and more companies are encouraging those employees that are able to do so to work from home. This presents challenges for IT as there…

How to add AAD users to the Remote Desktop Users Group

July 4, 2019 In my last post, How to create a network share in an AAD only environment, I mentioned how I have been doing some side projects for a friend’s small business and using Microsoft 365 Business to manage the Windows 10 environment. There was a need for some of the (non admin) remote…

How to create a network share in an AAD only environment

July 4, 2019 Lately, I have been doing some side projects for a friend’s small business (about 40 PCs across 3 locations). The goal was to get them switched over from an old Windows 2008 R2 domain to a domain-less Azure AD environment running on Windows 10 and utilizing Microsoft 365 Business. Every now and…