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Office365 Cutover Migration fails

I am working on migrating an on premise Exchange 2010 server to Office365 Exchange Online. I am doing a cutover migration as we have less than 100 mailboxes and the cutover is going to happen in a ...
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New-InboxRule to autoreply, or always autoreply

My client is in the process of being divested from a parent company, and users have already been migrated to a new AD forest and Exchange org. On the parent company, they want autoreplies for the ...
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Can “Automatically update e-mail addresses based on e-mail address policy” delete e-mail addresses?

When editing a mailbox's e-mail addresses in the Exchange 2010 Management Console I see the checkbox: My only e-mail address policy defines email addresses like username@mydomain.com. If I edit a ...
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Replacing current exchange server(2003) with new exchange server(2010) in existing domain

I know I'm behind the power curve here, but in light of the discontinuation of Microsoft support for Server 2003, Exchange 2003 and Windows XP, I'm beginning the process of replacing old servers with ...
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Why are Exchange 2010 cmdlets ignoring ErrorVariable?

I'm trying to run Exchange 2010 cmdlets such as this one: Get-Mailbox UserName -ErrorVariable err However, the cmdlets seem to completely ignore the -ErrorVariable parameter: the variable $err is ...
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Exchange 2010 Mail Contacts get assigned internal SMTP addresses by the recipient policy

This environment has been upgraded from Exchange 2007 to a new Exchange 2010 server. There are several thousand email contacts that reside under the Federation_Contacts OU. Under the Email Addresses ...
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Piping Objects From Format-Table to Export-CSV Has Unexpected Results

I'm running this command to get a list of all Activesync users and export them to C:\activesync.csv Get-ActiveSyncDevice | Get-ActiveSyncDeviceStatistics | sort-object status, devicetype , ...
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SBS2011 Exchange and Outlook 2010 looking for autodiscover.extdomain.com

I have an out of the box SBS2011 install which is fully patched and updated. During SBS2011 installation did not give me the option of putting a .com and has instead setup my domain name with a local ...
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How Exchange integrates with DC

This probably is a very open ended question, but really I'm only looking for a specific aspect I suppose. It relates to a reboot question I posted earlier, relating to restart orders of servers, ...
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Authenticating to Exchange 2010 smarthost?

I have a postfix mail server that should relay all outgoing mail to an Exchange 2010 server (the Exchange box is my smarthost). I have administrator access to the Exchange 2010 system, but I'm not ...
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Clarifying terminology: MAPI vs RPC/HTTPS vs Outlook Anywhere

Will someone correct or verify my understanding of the following terms: MAPI (sometimes referred to as TCP) The on-the-wire RPC protocol format that Outlook uses with Exchange server. The client ...
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Is there a standard best practice for moving mailboxes to Exchange 2010?

I am knee deep in an Exchange migration currently of about 850 users from an Exchange 2007 environment to an Exchange 2010 environment. The mailbox databases are connected to a SAN via fiber and from ...
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Exchange 2010 site resilience vs actice/passive stretched DAG configuration

Does it make sense to place DAG members in different sites when the witness server must stay in one of them? Think to this configuration: two DAG mailbox servers, one into primary site with witness ...
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Can Exchange 2010 Re-Route Outbound Messages Based On X-Header?

I'd like to know if it's possible to configure Exchange 2010 to read x-headers from an outbound message (say, user@internaldomain.com to user@yahoo.com) and then re-direct the message to an alternate ...
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Least Permission for day-to-day administration of Exchange

We're in the middle of migrating to Exchange 2010. When it's done, our SA in charge of Exchange will be moving to a non-technical position within the department. We're taking this opportunity to ...
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Exchange 2010: Outlook clients refusing to update to new CAS server

I recently installed the CAS role on an internal mail server in an attempt to move CAS to that server instead of an outward facing web server (which also happens to be the DC). After installing CAS ...
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What breaks if someone has a missing or misconfigured “_autodiscover” SRV record

Suppose many companies are using Exchange 2010 for email hosting, and each company has a different TLD / Domain. The email hoster does not want to add Subject Alternative Names and opts for the SRV ...
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Preventing email blasts with Exchange 2010 IP Throttling (or any other technology)

We need to slow down the rate email spam is sent through the Exchange system from our developers' buggy applications. How can I throttle email messages in Exchange 2010 by Source IP, or sender, so ...
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Two Exchange 2010 servers in different locations - Outlook connection problems

I have two Exchange 2010 servers in two locations (and one Exchange 2007 at one of the places but this one is not really in use nor causing any problems) - one server per site (say site A and site B). ...
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What does this icon mean in the Exchange Management Console? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Exchange 2010 some users mailboxes have a green arrow I've never really looked that closely before, but in the Mailbox settings of Exchange 2010 some of the user accounts ...
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Exchange 2010 Setup

I am testing MS exchange 2010 SP1 for our firm. It's new exchnage installation as we don't have any previous versions. I installed Exchange 2010 with SP1 on Windows server 2008 SP2 (64-bit) with ...
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Does Microsoft support Exchange 2010 on Server 2008 R2 with Active Directory?

Will Microsoft provide support for Exchange 2010 installed on Server 2008 R2 with Active Directory? I know they advise against this. They have for the past four Exchange versions. The concern is will ...
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How to combine properties in Powershell from multiple Objects

Many times I've needed to combine data that can only be retrieved from two separate powershell CMDLETs into a single dataset for export. I believe this should be do-able by creating a PSObject and ...
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Moving to Exchange 2016 while keeping Exchange 2010 as primary relay

Here's our current setup: - Firewall with SMTP proxy, scans incoming/outgoing mail and forwards to Exchange2010 server - Internal Exchange 2010 server (SP3 RU11), running Sophos PureMessage as ...
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All External Mail to Office 365 Fails SPF, Marked as Junk by EOP in a Hybrid Deployment

In short: legitimate emails are landing in Junk folders as EOP (Exchange Online Protection) stamps email messages as junk (SCL5) and SPF-failed. This happens with all external domains (e.g. gmail.com/...
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Migrating emails from Exchange (2010/SBS2011) to Office 365

After spending several weeks and reading many different guides, I just have not been able to come up with a solution other than to use a third party tool and I would be greatful if someone can help me ...
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Exchange 2010: EXPR section missing from Autodiscover for some users

I am trying to migrate mailboxes to 365. I am doing a cutover migration. All is going well, except I have about 15 mailboxes that keep failing. I have tracked down the issue I think... on the ...
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How to deploy separate DNS server for email filtering

I'm looking to install Vamsoft ORF as a spam filter for my domain. Looking at the Deployment Guide I've noted the following statements regarding DNS. The server should not be the same DNS server ...
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Remove all recurring meetings scheduled by terminated user

I am looking for a way to efficiently and effectively remove all meetings that a terminated user may have created during their tenure. Currently, our group has to grant admin access to the user's ...
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Exchange - limit enrollment of ActiveSync devices

Is it possible to modify an ActiveSync policy to prevent a user from having more than one (or any specified number of) device(s) enrolled simultaneously? What would be the Powershell script to do so? ...
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Exchange 2010 Sp2 Prepare Domain the parameter 'preparead' cannot have a value

I try to install Exchange 2010 Sp2 on a fresh environment (the first Exchange server in the environment ) and I do all the Prerequisites and I prepare the 2003 DC by the windows server 2008 ...
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troubleshooting postifx -> exchange connection issues

I have three linux-based mail routers that run postfix and relay mail to our on-premise exchange server as well as to outlook.com, splitting the mail based on ldap atttributes. What I've observed ...
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How do I pull counts of email sent to a specific smtp address

I was asked to see if I could pull statistics on the volumne of email, and specifically the size of attachments sent from within my organization to a particular email address. I work a lot with ...
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The User Profile Service Failed the Logon. User Profile Cannot Be Loaded

We have Windows 2008R2 with Exchange 2010. A user logged in and they receive a message The User Profile Service Failed the Logon. User Profile Cannot Be Loaded. I can currently remote in as I have ...
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Utilized Space by a mailbox in Exchange 2010

Is there any way to check, how much space has been used by an user mailbox in Exchange 2010. I would like to get the result in this format: Name (Alias) | Quota Assigned | Used Space | Send Prohibit |...
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Enforce the use of distribution groups in Exchange 2010

In my organization, we have multiple distribution groups set up. One of these consists of a company wide group to which every internal user belongs to. This is a moderated internal group so messages ...
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Microsoft Exchange Solutions

We have an 800GB (and Growing) Exchange 2010 SP1 environment and a 3rd Party Archiving Solution on top of that. We have grown without bounds for years (No retention polices outside of Sent/Deleted ...
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Why deploy Kerberos for Exchange 2010 SP1 RU3?

The first version of Exchange 2010 to support Kerberos is SP1 RU3. It does this through the RollAlternateServiceAccountCredential.ps1 commandlet. Besides implementing "better" security, does this ...
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Exchange 2010 error during setup: “Failed to mount database” “edb is missing but still has transaction log files”

-------------------------------------------------------- Microsoft Exchange Error -------------------------------------------------------- Failed to mount database 'Public Folder Database 1471458426'. ...
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Exchange 2010 IMAP issue

We have Exchange 2003 and 2010 servers in our environment with IMAP access (non SSL) enabled to an Exchange 2010 client access server. After establishing an IMAP telnet connection and logging in as ...
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Problems Configuring TFS 2010 Email Notification with Office 365 Exchange Server

We are using Office 365 as our Exchange server. Our O365 account is a P1 plan and so our email accounts are not in the same domain as our local TFS accounts. I have configured TFS 2010 to use our ...
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How to mail disable a non-existing public folder in Exchange Server

The title speaks for itself. A public folder has been deleted but the email address corresponding to a child mail-enabled folder cannot be deleted... These are the Aliases I want to remove: PS C:...
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Exchange 2010 MailboxDisabled after Storage Quota Reached

In Exchange 2010 we have found that users are not able to access their mailbox once they hit their storage quota. This is not what we want: we want them to receive a warning, but still be able to get ...
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Exchange 2010 in AD environment - additional Accepted Domains

I'm new to Exchange 2010 and I have some questions about impact of adding additional Accepted Domains. We are set up with Exchange in Active Directory at domain.com and want to add others, domainhome....
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Change Exchange 2010 Out of office to behave like Exchange 2003

We have 2 Exchange servers, one Exchange 2003 and one 2010. We are migrating from 2003 to 2010 and this has been largely painless, but we have a niggly problem I can't figure out and the documentation ...
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Why can't some users see new items in Global Address List while others can?

This is my issue: We are using Exchange 2010 and Outlook 2007. Last week we added a new conference room in Exchange. When I look up the conference room in the Global Address List, it doesn't show up. ...
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When do I need multiple Database Availability Groups for Exchange 2010?

What is the deciding factor when we implement multiple Exchange 2010 Database Availability Groups (DAG's) versus a single DAG? I'm using HP's Exchange 2010 sizing tool to put a budget together and it'...
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status code 550- Mailbox unavailable.. server response was: 5.7.1 UNABLE TO RELAY on Edge Server 2010

I have setup an Exchange 2010 environment with an Edge Server, Hub Trans/Client Access Server, and 2 Mailbox Servers in a DAG. Today I pointed the mx record to my Edge Server and am receiving the ...
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Microsoft Exchange 2010 Setup

I'm having an issue setting up exchange 2010. When I run the setup I get the following error: [08/17/2010 01:28:42.0645] [2] [ERROR] Property CustomerFeedbackEnabled can't be set on this ...
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RAID setup for exchange 2010

I am going to order a new exchange server soon and want advice on the RAID setup. My current plan is as follows. Is my idea sensible? This will be a single server housing the Mailbox, CAS and Hub ...