Category Archives: Guides

Reporting Web Service for Office 365

There’s an interesting web service that could be used to pull reporting data from Office 365, assuming you can authenticate using your tenancy’s service admin. Here’s the URL for the service: https://reports.office365.com/ecp/reportingwebservice/reporting.svc/ Microsoft provide a plug-in to Excel that uses this service and it can be used to pull mail protection statistics from your Office… Read More »

File extension for Windows Language Packs

For some reason I had a mental block and couldn’t seem to remember this, but instead of using dism to install language packs on Windows 7 or above, like this… dism /online /add-package /packagepath:<path to language pack .cab file> …you can also simply rename the .cab language pack file to have the .mlc file extension and double-click it.… Read More »

Get your own IPv6 address range

I decided to learn about IPv6 and signed up to get my own IPv6 address range. It’s all free and you learn loads in the process. Just visit https://www.tunnelbroker.net sign-up and get learning about IPv6! They provide a free PPTP VPN tunnel service so you can set your laptop to have its own static IPv6… Read More »