We have Exchange 2003 partially migrated over to Exchange 2010. When an external user sends a file they receive an error report from our exchange, saying the limit is 10MB. I have gone through the settings Here and changed them to 50MB but I still receive the message from a test email from googlemail. Is there any other settings I may have missed or need to try.
For Exchange 2003, I found this article titled, "How to set size limits for messages in Exchange Server." Here is the link:
For Exchange 2007 and 2010, I always go to this article titled, "Setting Message Size Limits in Exchange 2010 and Exchange 2007." Here is the link:
if you run vmware, you should consider trialling something like this appliance to keep large files out of your email stores: https://solutionexchange.vmware.com/store/products/1186
Accellion Secure File Transfer
a place i worked did, and they understood immediately that it was a better solution.