Fix: Start-ADSyncSyncCycle : Retrieving the COM class factory for remote component with CLSID {835BEE60-8731-4159-8BFF-941301D76D05}

Helpdesk users with limited administrative privileges may encounter the follow error when running the Start-ADSyncSyncCycle cmdlet: PS C:\WINDOWS\system32> Start-ADSyncSyncCycle Start-ADSyncSyncCycle : Retrieving the COM class factory for remote component with CLSID {835BEE60-8731-4159-8BFF-941301D76D05} from machine failed due to the following error: 80070005 To sync Azure AD, you need to be a member of the ADSyncOperators local …

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Get-SPOUser : No connection available. Use Connect-SPOService before running this CmdLet.

To run cmdlets on SharePointOnline, you first need to connect to the SPOService. If you don’t this error will return: PS C:\> Get-SPOUser -Site https://itexperience-my.sharepoint.com -LoginName admin@itexperience.net | fl Get-SPOUser : No connection available. Use Connect-SPOService before running this CmdLet.At line:1 char:1+ Get-SPOUser -Site https://itexperience-my.sharepoint.com -LoginName a … + ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ + CategoryInfo : NotSpecified: (:) …

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Get-SPOUser : Cannot bind parameter ‘Site’. Cannot convert value

If you’re running into the error Get-SPOUser : Cannot bind parameter ‘Site’, you probably have used wrong values in your cmdlet. In my example below I show you the error I get when I run Get-SPOUser admin@itexperience.net Get-SPOUser admin@itexperience.net Get-SPOUser : Cannot bind parameter ‘Site’. Cannot convert value “admin@itexperience.net” to type “Microsoft.Online.SharePoint.PowerShell.SpoSitePipeBind”. Error: “SpoSitePipeBind Url” …

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Error Add-Recipientpermission in hybrid Exchange environment (Specify one of the following enumerator names and try again: SendAs”)

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When you have to cope with a Hybrid Exchange environment, you will surely face some challenges. For example: when to use the on-prem PowerShell or when to use O365 PowerShell, when to use the ECP and when to use the Exchange Online admin center. Problem While trying to grant Full Access permissions to an Office365 …

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Fix event 5117 – A worker process serving application pool ‘WSUSPool’ has requested a recycle because it reached its private bytes memory limit

On a Windows Server 2016 server with the WSUS role installed, you may encounter the following error Log Name: System Source: WAS Event ID: 5117 Description: A worker process serving application pool ‘WSUSPool’ has requested a recycle because it reached its private bytes memory limit In the WSUS Administration Console, you may face this message: …

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