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How To Remove Mailbox for Deleted AD Account

I have some 'orphaned' mailboxes in Exchange 2010 with the AD account deleted. If I try to mark them for removal using the GUI I get: 'The object could not be performed because object X could not be ...
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How Does an Exchange Alternative Service Account Credential work?

I recently had to assist with setting up an Exchange Alternative Service Account (ASA) credential on an Exchange CAS array. We did get the ASA working properly however I have some questions about how ...
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70 views

Removing old Active Directory DNS records after IP change

I've just done a restore of a server onto a VM for testing. The server is running Windows 2008 R2 and Exchange 2010, and is a domain controller (I know, not supported). This server is the only DC on ...
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2answers
136 views

Proper way to create new users in a Exchange/Office 365 hybrid deployment?

I have a hybrid Exchange deployment between on-premise Exchange 2010 (SP3) and Office 365. I am able to successfully migrate on-premise users to the cloud, and everything works correctly. However, if ...
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81 views

exchange address book include all AD users

We currently have exchange 2010 setup as a test behind our domino servers. All our users are in Active Directory and have the AD mail attribute set to their email address. I would like to know if ...
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153 views

Move Exchange/AD users from root domain to child domain

We currently have a single Windows 2008 R2 Active Directory domain controller, and an Exchange 2010 server. We are in the process of adding a child domain on a second Active Directory server for an ...
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Install DC again after removing on exchange server

I had a DC and Exchange 2010 installed on the same machine. I removed the DC role, and Exchange server went crazy. I tried to install the DC role again to fix the problem but ran into this error when ...
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1answer
71 views

repair exchange after removing domain controller

I had exchange 2010 installed on a domain controller {same host} (I know). I installed a second domain controller on the domain removed the DC installed on the same machine as exchange 2010. This is ...
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1answer
34 views

MS Exchange: User who can check 'OutOfOffice' settings of other users,

I am a developer, & have minimum knowledge of server or serverfalut. Do tell me if this is not right the forum to this question. I have a java program which checks 'OutOfSettings' of the user. I ...
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348 views

What's wrong with my Exchange Server?

We have a Windows Active Directory domain with two domain controllers (primary holding all FSMO roles, and an additional), and an Exchange server. Both primary and secondary are Windows Server 2008 ...
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Recovered user and organization unit wit out Membership of Exchange Server, why?

I just recovered a user and OU back to my domain on my Windows Server 2008 R2, using these directions:http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd379509%28v=ws.10%29.aspx However once i reset the ...
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Can I move these items around in active directory

I am just reorganising my companies active directory structure, as it hasn't kept up with changes in the company structure. There are a few items I am not sure if I can move or not. Can anyone tell ...
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39 views

Change Mailbox atrributes in exchange or in active directory

I would like to change some attributes from some Exchange Accounts ( department etc.) Should I do this with the exchange console or directly in the active directory?
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SBS 2011: Can't create mailbox for existing user

Have a user that has "lost" her mailbox: it's not disconnected, but I also don't see a Move Request from the migration to 2011 from SBS 2003. We're not concerned about the mailbox at all (she is a ...
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138 views

Grant relay to servers based on AD security group membership

We're moving our relay from an Exchange 2003 server to an Exchange 2010 server. I was hoping the "Grant or deny relay permissions to specific users or groups" option would still be available in some ...
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1answer
299 views

SOLVED : Outlook for Mac, Active Directory DNS and DDOS

Edit: This is not merely a question about DDOS, but a question about how to resolve a technical issue impacting only Mac clients of Outlook Anywhere. Problem and solution are are now known, see ...
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1answer
805 views

What are the side effects of disabling an Exchange mailbox?

When working with Exchange Server 2007 or newer, disabling a mailbox is a fairly common operation. However, the Technet documentation has no details about the side effects of disabling a mailbox. This ...
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216 views

How can I proactively detect compromised Exchange 2010 accounts?

We have had issues with compromised Exchange accounts sending out malicious e-mails via SMTP and OWA. It seems that many of these accounts were compromised via incoming phishing attempts. We are ...
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1answer
555 views

How do I set msExchMailboxGUID using powershell or any other method?

I need to set the msExchMailboxGUID for many accounts in bulk. My input for this data comes from the Powershell command Get-MailboxStatistics. In it is an object that has the GUID for the mailbox. ...
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225 views

Can't locate SBS 2011 Certification Authority Web interface

Certification Authority Installed Certification Authority Web Enrollment Installed Certification Enrollment Web Services Not Installed Certification Enrollment policy web service Not Installed ...
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146 views

Replication/USN issue on Domain Controller running Exchange 2010

I am needing help with an issue that just came to my attention. Here's the break down of what has happened: My company has a virtual server running 08R2 that is a Domain controller AND is also ...
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1answer
272 views

New AD users not being added to Global Address List / unable to configure new user on outlook

I just added a new user to AD and generated a mail box for her. When I go to configure outlook on her machine, I get the error "The name cannot be resolved. The name cannot be matched to a name in the ...
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198 views

Can I install the Exchange Management Shell on a workstation in a different forest?

At work, we have two forests with a two-way transitive trust between them. I need access to the Exchange management shell for an Exchange environment that resides in a different forest than my ...
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1answer
309 views

Application Error 0xc0000142 on Windows Server 2008 R2 after crash

Our server crashed a few days ago, cause was a HDD failure. The server seems to be almost fully functional (except that the Exchange DB is corrupt now, but that's another story) The main problem now ...
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1answer
180 views

logging AD events when disabling an account via exchange

I have been googleing around for a few days now trying to figure this out. Any help would be greatly apprecited (links, hints, etc). Thanks! concept I want to generate an alert when an account is ...
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2answers
104 views

Allow user in Active Directory 2008 R2 to only send / receive emails

We need to create a user in Active Directory 2008 R2 that will be able to send receive emails (Exchange 2010). This user should not be able to login to any other server or PC in the domain. We can ...
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2answers
314 views

Exchange Auth breaks when no local GC

I ran into a problem while installing our Exchange 2010 server where client access authentication does not work unless the server is configured as a domain controller with global catalogue. I went to ...
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1answer
66 views

Deleted, disabled users in Exchange vs loosing phone numbers, contact information

We have Exchange 2010 and we're using Exchange and AD for storing phone numbers, contact information etc. This is also synchronized with SharePoint. What's the best approach of keeping that contact ...
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1answer
499 views

Exchange 2010 Auto-mapping mailboxes feature doesn't work when groups grant permissions

I have a shared mailbox that I need to deploy to one of our departments in an Exchange 2010 SP2 environment with Outlook 2010 clients. I'm trying to rely on the auto-mapping feature introduced by ...
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82 views

OWA access for newly created users

when creating a user in Active Directory I have always been able to simply to to Exchange and choose an existing user to create a mailbox. For some reason now these users can not log in to the OWA ...
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1answer
78 views

Exchange 2010 Archiving Offsite, Active Directory Server 2003 workflow options

I have ben tasked with archiving the contents of an Exchange 2010 on premises server after it has been decommissioned and all its active mailboxes moved to a hosted Exchange 2010 solution. I have a ...
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1answer
138 views

Demoting a DC which also runs Exchange 2010

Initially when setting up Exchange 2010 CAS I ran into problems with permissions. I got around them by promoting the server to be a DC with a GC. The Server was initially installed with 2008 R2 ...
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2answers
398 views

How does Exchange System Attendant determine what domain controller to bind to?

I have a centralized data center where my Exchange 2010 is located. This site also holds the FSMO master DC. I also have two off site locations where I have two other domain controllers, one in each ...
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1answer
300 views

Add new Child domain to Existing Exchange Forest

So basically at the moment I have a single domain, with an Exchange 2010 server. I am looking to build a new DC as a new Child Domain - but am wondering if there is anything I need to do/run/setup etc ...
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68 views

unifying active directory usernames / logins by creating a trust relationship?

I have a conceptual question: I manage user accounts for local network access using Active Directory (let's call this network A). We use an external service provider for email accounts, who's also ...
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How do I apply special group Exchange calendar permissions?

I've got an Active Directory Security Group with a number of people in it. I'd like anyone in that group to be able to update each other's calendars. How do I go about telling Exchange (2010) to do ...
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418 views

Find out when user was added to Exchange 2010 distribution group

Is there a way to find out when user was added to distribution group and by who? Probably thru AD or Exchange Management Console? Or such information is not stored anywhere?
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988 views

netbios domain rename

we have windows server 2008 r2 domain controllers. the forest and domain functional level is windows server 2003 (it's possible to raise the levels). we have an exchange 2010 server. i would like to ...
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1answer
158 views

powershell: Find all mailboxes on Server Foo whose owners are in AD group Bar

I am unsuccessful at attempting the following - maybe I have not correctly grasped the connection between AD users and Exchange mailboxes, also I often fail at seeing the simple ways for manipulation ...
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660 views

how do I list Distribution Group (List) and their members inside of an OU using AD or exchange 2010

our entire domain has thousands of distribution groups, while i can use the script referenced here: How to get a list of all Distribution Lists and their Members in Exchange 2007? to pull all ...
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Hosted email / autodiscover hangs if clients have AD but lack a Forest Trust; How can I work around this?

We host email for 200 different companies, each of them has an AD forest and we have no forest trust, or VPN to those other AD Domains. The forest name of each of the 200 companies matches the name ...
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Server 2008 R2/exchange 2010 failed login attempt logs

For awhile now a user is having issues with his AD account locking up a few times a day. I have enabled the audit logs in windows GPO to show login attempts and pushed it out to our 3 domain ...
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Multiple domains, Exchange 2010, mailbox access via OWA

We currently run two separate domains where our new implementation of exchange 2010 is currently on a separate domain the users. My problem is: joe@domaina.com cant access his mailbox at ...
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1answer
138 views

Creating child.domain.local in same network as domain.local

I'm running Windows 2008 r2. I'm curious about creating a new domain in a new forest on a separate install as child.domain.local. The issue is domain.local currently already exists in this network ...
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1answer
322 views

SBS2011 'Exchange Tasks' Missing

I've just installed a clean copy of SBS2011 with Exchange 2010 bundled. I cannot work out how to 'Mail Enable' a contact. I've read guides and help documents that suggest going into Active Directory, ...
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1answer
575 views

Exchange 2010 in different ad sites

We have the following situation: a number of servers in head office (Russia) with domain controller and exchange server, and a number of servers in Germany, also with domain controller and exchange ...
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1answer
1k views

error creating MS Exchange distribution list: Active directory response: 00000005: SecErr: DSID-031521D0

We've migrated a client from google apps to an MS Exchange 2010 SP2 on-premise setup. The setup /prepareAD went well, and the software was installed with the Administrator account. We've used the ...
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Optimal Active Directory and Exchange role setup with 3 servers [closed]

A new guy is here :) I have a discussion on this topic scheduled for mid-August, and I'd like to see how much I'm prepared and how many things I actually got right :) Also, how much more I need to ...
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1answer
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Exchange 2010 CAS and Edge-Transport on VPS in datacentres

I have a central office site and I would like to know if it is considered acceptable to install Exchange 2010 CAS/Edge-Transport roles on VPS(s) in external datacentre(s) with a VPN back to our HQ ...
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651 views

Exchange with active directory and child domains

We have the following AD topology: ourcompany.com east.ourcompany.com west.ourcompany.com We are looking to install Exchange in the root ourcompany.com. Are there any issues that we need to be ...