Teams Powershell Module 0.9

Microsoft has just released the long awaited powershell module for Microsoft Teams in release 0.90 Beta. Administrators can now manage and automate their Microsoft Teams Teams 🙂 using this Module. The module is located at PowershellGallery.com, and below are the steps to install. https://www.powershellgallery.com/packages/MicrosoftTeams/0.9.0 Using powershell V5 it includes the PowershellGet Module which will connect […]

Skype for Business Backup data never gets imported by backup pool

Environment: Skype for Business (SFB) Server 2015 Standard Edition – 2 Pools Issue: Error EventID:4052, Skype for Business 2015, Backup Service data content backup module has backup data that never gets imported by backup pool. And EventID:4069 , Skype for Business Server 2015, Backup Service user store backup module encountered an exception that was handled […]

Error Starting Pool – Start-CSPool

Environment: Skype for Business (SFB) Server 2015 Standard Edition – 2 Pools Issue: After completing Step 3 the certificate request during a SFB deployment the next step was to run the cmdlet Start-CSPool -Idenity PoolFQDN.domain.com upon doing so the following error message was received Start-CsPool : Please make sure at least 1 machine(s) are in […]

Skype for Business Topology Builder could not read the topology

Environment: Skype for Business Server 2015 Standard Edition Pool1 in Production (Prod) DataCenter Pool2 in Disaster Recovery (DR) DataCenter Issue: During a deployment of Skype for Business (SFB) , we had already deployed a Standard Edition server in the production network without issues. As per the requirement we needed to deploy a secondary SFB server […]

No connectivity with any of Web Conferencing Edge Servers. External Skype for Business clients cannot use Web Conferencing modality.

Environment: Skype for Business Server 2015 Enterprise Pool Issue: After recent patches we started seeing errors on the Front-End Servers stating: No connectivity with any of Web Conferencing Edge Servers. External Skype for Business clients cannot use Web Conferencing modality. Cause: Service may be unavailable or Network connectivity may have been compromised. Resolution: Verify all […]

Enabling Exchange Pictures with the correct ManagementRole

Environment: Exchange Server 2013 Skype for Business Server 2015 Issue: Enabling the picture feature in Skype for Business so that users can upload their own pictures into Exchange Outlook Web App, however the browse button was not available   Resolution: First we validated that the appropriate settings were enabled in exchange with the below cmdlets: […]

Automatic collection of configuration data failed

Environment: Skype for Business Server 2015 – On Premise Windows Server 2012 Issue: During the installation of a Skype for Business Server 2015 on a Windows 2012 Server, we receive the error on “Automatic collection of configuration data failed” Step 1: Install Local Configuration Store. Resolution: I was able to ping the server by IP […]

Unable to resolve DNS SRV record

Environment: Skype for Business Server 2015 – On Premise Skype for Business Online Issue: In a deployment, we have setup a Skype for Business Server 2015 on premise along with an Edge pool. We have federation enabled with open federation turned off, a requirement was to federate with a client that has Skype for Business […]