Home
Ryan Robinson Technology
Cancel

Domain Change

This site is now ryanrobinson.technology instead of alliterationapplications.com. I felt that it was more representative of what this site has evolved to become. It is a repository of my technology...

MySQL Workbench

You know what desktop app made the largest improvement to my workflows when I discovered it? Not Visual Studio Code, as much as my writing sometimes hypes it up as my preferred text editor. There w...

SimplyTest.Me: Drupal Project Test

Have you ever wanted to test out a Drupal module without actually installing it on your site? SimplyTest.Me is the answer. All you have to do is pick a module or theme, including a specific version...

Visual Studio Code: Favourite Extensions

I’ve written before about Visual Studio Code, my preferred text editor. One of the great things about VS Code is the large number of extensions that are available, while continuing to be a lightwei...

Microsoft Teams: Phone Numbers

I personally have not used Microsoft Teams as a phone system. My employers have stuck completely with Internet-based communications, mostly to others in the same organization. But if you want to in...

Microsoft Teams: Information Barriers

What if you need to partition your organization so that some members of your tenant cannot communicate with others in Teams? For example, maybe you have interns who you do want to have Teams access...

Microsoft Teams: Guest Access

Microsoft Teams is not just for users in your organization. You can also use it to collaborate with people from other organizations or no organization at all. Here are a few things to keep in mind:...

Microsoft Teams: Lifecycle

If you’ve been paying attention to Microsoft 365 products in the last 5 years or so, you’ve likely noticed that things have moved toward a much flatter architecture where users have more freedom to...

Microsoft Teams: Network Tests

If you’re going to deploy Microsoft Teams in your business network, you’ll need to confirm first that your network can handle it. That means fast enough bandwidth speeds to handle everything you wa...

Microsoft Teams: App Policies

Suppose you want to lock the sidebar in Teams for some users to ensure that they don’t have different experiences, which can help with providing support and documentation as well as make sure nobod...