Category Archives: Windows 10

Download the Administrative Templates (.admx) for Windows 10

The ADMX templates for Windows 10 have just hit the Microsoft download centre.  Group Policy tools use Administrative template files to populate policy settings in the user interface. This allows administrators to manage registry-based policy settings.   You can download them here, and below is some of the important information regarding the download. It’s also worth grabbing the spreadsheet that includes details of the Group Policy settings here, along with a bunch of downlevel OS Group Policy settings spreadsheets as

Mobile Device Management Design Considerations Guide

And another recent release from the ECM docs team at Microsoft. With all of the different design and configuration options for mobile device management (MDM), it’s difficult to determine which combination will best meet the needs of your organization. This design considerations guide will help you to understand mobile device management design requirements and will detail a series of steps and tasks that you can follow to design a solution that best fits the business and technology needs for your organization.

Managing Access and Help Protect Corporate Email Data on Mobile Devices

In case you missed it, a recent release from the ECM docs team at Microsoft Microsoft offers the Enterprise Mobility Suite (EMS), a comprehensive solution for identity, mobile device management, app management, and data protection. EMS provides a layered security model which allows you to manage access to email, data, and corporate applications. This article starts with an overview of how you can provide data protection for your company while making sure that the end-user experience is simple and does not

Windows 10 Client Connector Update for Windows Server Essentials 2012 R2 Released

In most cases, the need for customers to get this file urgently isn’t too big an issue yet because most of the PCs in an Essentials environment will be domain joined, and thus won’t receive an automatic update. You can grab the download here. Here are the details from the download page. Windows Server Essentials Connector for Windows Server 2012 R2 Windows Server Essentials Connector is software that helps you connect your PC or Mac client to Windows Server 2012

Updated – Upcoming MVA Course: Preparing Your Enterprise for Windows 10 as a Service

This event has been pushed out a few weeks, it’s now on the 13th and 14th of August, depending on where you are based.   If you’re looking at enterprise mobility and Windows 10, join the experts on July 16, 2015 and a July 17, 2015 rebroadcast for “Preparing Your Enterprise for Windows 10 as a Service.” Hosted by Simon May, this is the fifth course in the popular Enterprise Mobility Core Skills series. Get answers to your tough technical

Upcoming MVA Course: Preparing Your Enterprise for Windows 10 as a Service

If you’re looking at enterprise mobility and Windows 10, join the experts on July 16, 2015 and a July 17, 2015 rebroadcast for “Preparing Your Enterprise for Windows 10 as a Service.” Hosted by Simon May, this is the fifth course in the popular Enterprise Mobility Core Skills series. Get answers to your tough technical questions about Windows 10, and hear details about under-the-hood improvements that can improve your team’s productivity. Register today   Don’t forget to take a look

The Windows 10 Free Upgrade Program Commences

A very quick post… I just noticed a new Windows icon on my screen, and discovered it was the Free Upgrade program kicking in…

From the Microsoft Australia SmartHQ site… Windows 10 is coming soon

I received this today from the Australian SmartHQ site and thought it was a good thing to pass along… Having trouble reading this email? View as web page » Windows 10 is coming. Dear Mark, Join us on the journey as we get ready to launch the best Windows yet. When will Windows 10 be available? Release planned for Australian Winter 2015. Windows 10 information and news To find out about Windows 10 and to keep up to date with

Free ebook: Introducing Windows 10 for IT Professionals, Preview Edition

Ed Bott has released a new title, Introducing Windows 10 for IT Professionals, Preview Edition. Head on over to the Microsoft Press blog to see more details, and you can grab the PDF now.

The Latest Windows 10 Technical Preview Resources

There is an increasing amount of Windows 10 Technical Preview information available on microsoft.com, here are some of the resources focused on the Insider Preview. Windows 10 Enterprise Insider Preview system requirements What’s New In Windows 10 Device Guard overview Device management overview Enterprise Data Protection overview Microsoft Passport overview Provisioning packages overview Untrusted font blocking overview Windows 10 Enterprise Insider Preview: FAQ for IT professionals Try it out: Windows 10 Enterprise Insider Preview How to use Windows 10 Insider Preview


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