Change MSI location GP

If you need to change the MSI location of software you are deploying through group policy, you will notice you can’t edit it via GPMC. The way around it is to use ADSI Edit.

Read this link for more info.

Uninstall QuickTime for Windows Now

Trend Micro are recommending everyone to uninstall Quicktime for Windows – See here

Apple are deprecating Quicktime for MS Windows. They are no longer issuing security updates for the product.

There has also been two critical vulnerabilities released affecting Quicktime for Windows.

OneDrive Next Gen Sync Client

OneDrive for Business has a new sync client named OneDrive Next Gen Sync Client.

The new client has a few improvements over OneDrive for Business.

  • Improved reliability and performance
  • Selective sync
  • Support for large files up to 10GB
  • Removing the 20,000 file sync limit
  • Instructions for IT pro’s to silently deploy and config the client

It’s available for Windows 7,8 and 10 (8.1 support will be added in the first quarter of 2016) and Mac OS X 10.9 and above.

The Onedrive next gen sync client supports OneDrive for Business only and will add support for SharePoint document libraries in future releases. MS are also working on Office integration to support co-authoring of documents and sharing scenarios.

To download it : https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Get-started-with-the-OneDrive-for-Business-Next-Generation-Sync-Client-in-Windows-615391c4-2bd3-4aae-a42a-858262e42a49?ui=en-US&rs=en-US&ad=US&fromAR=1