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HP/HPE ProCurve Switch Firmware for 1810-48G

I had all kinds of problems navigating HP and HPE's support site to find the firmware for an HPE ProCurve V1810-48G switch (HP SKU J9660A) I eventually found it here, and was able to change the model number at the...
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Connect to ExchangeOnline with PowerShell from macOS – Updated for M1

** Edit. There is a new version of this post that works for me on both of my Apple Silicon Macs. Disregard the instructions below, unless you're on Intel, and head over to the newer post instead: https://automatica.com.au/2021/12/connect-to-exchange-online-using-powershell-on-macos-now-100-native-arm64-apple-silicon/ I have...
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Office 365 – cannot send as shared mailboxes from Outlook

I'm stealing borrowing this information from a post on Sysadmin Tips: https://www.mysysadmintips.com/windows/clients/846-office-365-cannot-send-as-shared-mailboxes-from-outlook Issue Some users started having issues sending emails from newly created Office 365 shared mailboxes. Users were added as shared mailbox members using Office 365 Admin centre. The...
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Connect to ExchangeOnline with PowerShell from macOS

For quite some time, it has not been possible to connect to Office 365 / Exchange Online with PowerShell, if your tenancy is using Modern Authentication (i.e. requiring a MFA prompt) While there were a couple of workarounds to connect...
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Fix a broken Fusion Drive on a Mac

I don't like Fusion Drives. They are unreliable. There, now that I've got that out of the way, here's how to fix a Fusion Drive if it flips out. Do note that fixing in the context of this article is...
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Find PPD file used by AirPrint printers

I occasionally need to set up a printer manually (e.g. when pushing out a printer with Munki), however as the printer is AirPrint compatible, the manufacturer often doesn't provide a standalone driver to download. Or, sometimes the AirPrint driver is...
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