30 days with a Lumia 925. A switcher’s tale

I’ve recently been sent three Lumia handsets by Nokia to trial in our business. I’ve decided that I’m going to utterly take the plung and dive in to Windows Phone, how long am I going to be able to leave my iPhone 5 turned off for? Day One – The Lumia 925 arrives Cool. A ...

High DPI mode in Chrome 2

I’ve recently been using a small laptop with a high-res display – 1920×1080 in a 13″ laptop. Not quite Apple ‘Retina’ standards, but running IE11 on Windows 8.1 looks great. However Chrome looks like a blurry bag of spanners, it’s obviously being upscaled rather than natively rendering for a higher-dpi display. Lots of posts on ...

Bulk update of User Principal Names in AD

Recently I’ve been managing Active Directory on some dev and test environments, and scripted the creation of a large number of users. Unfortunately when creating some users I’d not changed the UPNs as required when moving across environments, and AD happily allowed me to create these users with invalid UPNs. The users had been issued ...