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Unifi – VLAN for Guest DHCP with pfSense

Don't have enough IPs in your DHCP Scope? Don't want your guests to have the same IP subnet? Setup a VLAN for your Guest Network On the pfSense Interfaces>Assignments>VLANS>Add set parent interface to your LAN interface choose a VLAN Tag Save Interfaces>Assignments>Interface Assignments Under available network ports, choose the VLAN you just added from the drop down, click Add Interfaces>Assignments>Interface Assignments Click on the newly created interface (likely OPT3 or something like that) Enable it, [...]

September 30th, 2019|Tags: |

Pulling Office365 Audit Logs when WebUI doesn’t work

Microsoft Office365 audit logs can provide a great deal of useful information when looking for answers about your organization's use of Office365. Learn more about Office365 audit logs Microsoft cloud services include several auditing and reporting features you can use to track user and administrative activity within their tenant, Examples include changes made to Exchange Online and SharePoint Online tenant configuration settings, and changes made by users to documents and other items. You can use [...]

August 29th, 2019|Tags: |

Axe Throwing with the Denver Team

For the August edition of the Denver Team meeting we booked a lane at Class Axe Throwing in north Denver for some lighthearted yet potentially lethal recreation. The group of 8 were initially split into 2 teams of 4 to compete in 3 games. Nic, Noah, David and Ben split into team “Baby Got Axe” with Mo, Dustin, Chris and Nic taking team name “Axe Attack.” The first team game was a take on [...]

August 15th, 2019|Tags: |

RMTT Summer Party 2019

Everyone arrived Saturday afternoon and enjoyed time on the deck with their beverage of choice while a few techs tested out the 3 hole disc golf course.  After a couple rounds all the kids and a few more adults came down to throw a few holes as well. Brandon grilled up some burgers and hot dogs and Eric brought up some wings and sauce from Moe’s. Alison held down the watermelon and corn preparation [...]

July 20th, 2019|

Office 365 – Changing default username in Azure AD Connect synced environment

Issue: If a user was imported via AD but shows up with the wrong username on the O365 side (ending in .onmicrosoft.com) Resolution: Go to Active Directory Users and Computers Go to View and select Advanced Features Go to properties of user account Go to Attribute Editor Edit Proxy Address to: SMTP:user@domain.com Open PowerShell as Admin Connect to the online service with the following commands:$msolcred = get-credentialconnect-msolservice -credential $msolcred (Note: Enter your Office 365 credentials [...]

July 11th, 2019|Tags: , , |

Apple offers free battery replacement for 2015 15-inch MacBook Pro laptops

Apple announced a voluntary recall of certain MacBook Pro models for a free battery replacement through their 15-inch MacBook Pro Battery Recall Program. This covers their 15-inch models identified as “MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Mid 2015)” when you select About This Mac from the Apple menu. There are concerns of the batteries overheating and, beyond that, a new fresh battery installed for free by Apple is a bonus. This service is available both through [...]

June 24th, 2019|Tags: , |

RMTT visits PCs for People – Shredder Edition

It was all hands on deck when one of our clients asked us to clear out and recycle 60 computers and monitors. We stuffed Matt’s Excursion and Mo’s Durango to the gills. Fortunately, we found PCs for People, a locally run, non-profit dedicated to putting refurbished computers in the hands of individuals in need and other organizations. PCs for People runs a full service computer and peripheral recycling and donation center. And for clients [...]

June 15th, 2019|

Community Shares Summer Celebration 2019

Wednesday night, Community Shares celebrated their 30th anniversary at their Summer Celebration event in downtown Denver. Community Shares is a workplace giving campaign allowing businesses to offer employees the ability to donate to a portfolio of non-profits directly from their paychecks. Rocky Mountain Tech Team members who participate in the program were invited to share a table for some drinks, laughs and fun. RMTT sponsored a table at the annual fundraiser last night at the [...]

June 7th, 2019|Tags: , , |

Setting up QuickBooks for Multi-User mode on a NAS / Synology

This article will be helpful if you are trying to host QB from a NAS, Synology or other unsupported device. Make certain the computer (server) you setup to host the file is set to never power off and user knows not to power down. Make sure QuickBooks Desktop is closed and the QBW32.exe is not running in the task manager. Go to C:\ProgramData\Intuit\QuickBooks (Year). Edit the QBW.ini file in notepad. Enter ENABLENONRECOMMENDEDMODE=1 directly under the [MISC] section. It should look [...]

May 8th, 2019|Tags: , , |

Outlook: “Always prompt for credentials” is greyed out

If you are wondering why the “always prompt for credentials” is greyed out in later outlook versions, that’s apparently just how it is now. If you have a user that always wants to be asked for creds when opening Outlook create the following reg keys. You can also push these to all domain computers from GPO User configuration > Preferences > Windows Settings > Registry > Registry Item. Just use create and enter the key [...]

April 1st, 2019|Tags: |

2019 Colorado Charter Schools Conference

Eric Burge and John Reinhardt from our sales team attended the Colorado Charter Schools Conference at the Marriott Denver Tech Center today as exhibitors and had a blast connecting with educators from across our state. They fielded questions about what it takes to maximize uptime for teachers & students on busy wireless networks (especially during test taking days), leveraging Chromebooks to keep costs down while engaging all students with technology and how proactively monitoring a school's [...]

February 28th, 2019|Tags: , |

Force-Selecting a default scanner in Ortho2

To use this method you must not rely on WIA drivers or have multiple scanners installed Remove unneeded devices in devmgmt.msc Remove any old/unneeded drivers not listed in devmgmt.msc under \windows\twain_32 Disable Windows Image Acquisition (WIA) or stisvc under services.msc Relaunch Ortho2 and it should "default" correctly assuming no other devices show up in available list

February 18th, 2019|Tags: , |

End of Life: Microsoft to end support for Windows 7 & Windows Server 2008

Just as Windows XP before it, Windows 7 is going the way of the dinosaur, the dodo bird and the DeLorean and becoming extinct.  What’s happening with Windows 7 and when? All good things must come to an end, including one of the most popular computer operating systems. After January 14, 2020, Microsoft will no longer provide security updates or support for PCs running Windows 7. What does this mean? After January 14th, 2020 all [...]

February 8th, 2019|Tags: , |

Colorado HIPAA Assessments

At Rocky Mountain Tech Team we are taking a leadership role in helping our clients become more aware of the new HIPAA requirements. We've arranged to help you with your mandatory 2018 HIPAA Risk Assessment. It's a 42 question assessment, that should take you less than 10 minutes. We highly recommend you maintain an updated HIPAA risk assessment on file. It's now the law. Just click on the link below to get started. [...]

January 15th, 2019|Tags: |

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