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SBS 2011 - Is Store.exe High Memory Usage Normal?

We have a SBS 2011 server with 16GB memory that runs Exchange, WSUS and File Sharing for approx 20 users. The server also gives 2GB memory to a virtual machine running in Hyper-V so 14GB left for the ...
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Email hoarder intervention and education - (Exchange environment)

Throughout my career, I've encountered quite a few users who were email hoarders... I'm managing a 100-user environment where users previously had 100mb quotas and a basic Cyrus IMAP/Postfix ...
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Experiences in Upgrading from Exchange 2003 to Exchange 2010

I'm currently running Exchange 2003 SP2 Cluster on a Server 2003 AD Forest (in native 2003 mode), and we beginning to plan the upgrade to Server 2008 AD and Exchange 2010. We have two main sites, one ...
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Can you reply to every email with a “this mailbox is no longer in service” mail?

I was wondering if it is possible, in Exchange server 2010, to disable a mailbox account, lets call it mailuser and if anyone sends a E-mail for mainuser@domain.com then it will send a mail back with ...
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Can Exchange 2010 high availability be achieved with only 2 servers?

In Exchange 2010, you can define Database Availability Groups and have your mailbox database(s) automatically replicated between multiple servers, and you can have mailbox server which are members of ...
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Exchange 2010 some users mailboxes have a green arrow

when we look at our Exchange Server and all the mailboxes we notice that some users have green arrows pointing right over their icon. This does appear to only be on older users on our system so I just ...
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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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Some Emails incoming to Outlook 2007 are blank, same emails work fine on webmail, iphone, etc

This is a pretty easy problem to describe. Basically users who have just been upgraded to Outlook 2007 (yeah I know 2010 is out), are not receiving SOME emails (from outside our domain, ie hotmail, ...
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What happens to emails if Distribution Group doesn't have any members on Exchange 2010

We had a distribution group on Exchange 2010 which didn't had any members for long time (nobody noticed). What happens to the emails that come to such group? There was no return messages or anything.
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Exchange Server 2010: move mailboxes from recoveded and mounted edb to user’s mailbox

One of our exchange servers crashed, and I am trying to recover the mailboxes. We had 1 exchange 2003 server named "apex" and 1 exchange 2010 server named "2008Enterprise. the exchange 2010 server ...
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Reset Search Index in Exchange 2013

I have corrupted indexes in my Exchange 2013 server and I have having trouble figuring out how to reset them. I found information on how to do it here: ...
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Problems with OAB and Certificates on Exchange Server 2010

We have an Exchange Server 2003, and installed a new Exchange server 2010 on another machine, but we have some issues: Some users "Can" download The OAB and othes don´t When Outlook is opened it ...
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Question about certificates

Can Microsoft Exchange server's Exchange active sync be used to push certificates to a exchange client? The scenario I am looking at is to push certificates from the exchange server to the client ...
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Best practice for Exchange 2010 HA topology considering 6 x Exchange licenses and TMG 2010

What would be best topology considering that: 6 x Exchange 2010 Standard Licenses 2 x Separate locations that are supposed to support redundancy in case of link problems 4 x Forefront TMG 2010 with ...
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Exchange 2010 Out of office doesn't show original senders email address

When one of our users is on holiday they will set their Out of office message and change the Out of office rule to forward all emails received to a colleague. This has always worked very well for us ...
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My DAG has failed over, but Outlook clients won't connect

My company have two exchange 2010 server(Mail1 & Mail2) with DAG configuration. One day my Mail1 server down and the Mail2 auto take over! My question is now the end user can't access the mail2 ...
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Domain rename with Exchange 2010

I have taken over all IT responsibilities for a company that is using Active Directory (2008 R2 native level) and Exchange 2010. I have come to find out that their internal Active Directory domain ...
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Connecting to Exchange PowerShell from a Linux machine

We currently have a Python script that automates user creation tasks on our servers. This script provisions users in OpenLDAP and ActiveDirectory by using python-ldap. Now, I want to modify some ...
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How do I audit user's mailbox actions performed via IMAP in Exchange 2010?

I read through the Technet article on Mailbox auditing but it seems to only be working for MAPI access. I perform the following cmdlet to enable auditing of the owner: > Set-Mailbox -Identity ...
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how to disable remote wipe for Exchange 2010 ActiveSync?

When connecting android mobile devices to Exchange ActiveSync some require granting device administrator privileges which permit an exchange administrator to remotely wipe the phone. The warning ...
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How do I reconfigure Exchange Autodiscover?

So I've had issues for a long time with out of office, i believe my exchange has been setup incorrectly. When running tests on testexchangeconnectivity it connects to http://mydomain.com/autodiscover ...
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Migrating Mailstore from Exchange 2003 to Exchange 2010 in a new domain

Proposed project ahead, and a whole lot of documentation and options out there, so I was looking for opinions or advice. I'm creating a brand new domain and installing Exchange 2010 in the ...
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How can I configure a “catchall account”?

I have an Exchange Server 2010, only on one machine with a total of 5 mail boxes. I want to create a catchall email account. Any email to non existing user should go there. I've searched the internet ...
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How do I remove an orphaned Exchange 2010 server from the organization?

We properly uninstalled Exchange 2010 from a server but it is still appearing within the Exchange Management Console of the other Exchange 2010 server. How can we remove this server from the Exchange ...
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some PDF's to iPhones via ActiveSync are corrupt

we have two server applications (one .NET/ASP web app, the other a native Windows app) that generate PDF's that are then emailed to our users on Exchange 2010. the apps deliver the emails to the ...
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How can I route a SMTP message by FROM domain (not To, CC, or BCC)

I'm handling email for many different companies. Each company needs me to route all outbound email through a specific SMTP relay based on From address. What software configuration or technology ...
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Exchange 2010 Signature Policy per group

We are about to implement a signature policy on Exchange 2010, and we'd like to know if it is possible to implement a different policy to different groups in AD. Is this possible? The examples that I ...
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Why do we need to list our CAS servers as SANs in Exchange 2010's UCC certificate?

We currently have a few CAS/Hub servers behind a hardware balancer. We were told by Microsoft and Digicert that we may not need them listed as SANs in our UCC cert since we do not publicize their ...
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Is there a better plan migrate e-mail systems?

I got thrown into a situation where I was asked to simply install Exchange 2010. The company has an IT staff, but they left out telling me that what they really wanted was to migrate a company from ...
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Do you need additional Security Products besides Forefront Security For Exchange Server

Does Forefront for Exchange Server 2010 cover the entire windows server or just the Exchange 2010 installation on a Windows 2008 R2 server? Do we need to run an additional Forefront product for full ...
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If an AD user is disabled and another user has full access to their mailbox, will they still be able to access the mailbox?

In Exchange 2010, if an AD user is disabled but another user has access to their mailbox, will they still be able to access the mailbox or does that user need to remain enabled for this functionality ...
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Find users that are auto forwarding / redirecting their email in Exchange 2010 using Powershell

We are using Live@edu, which is essentially hosted exchange server with some additional features and limitations to work around, and I'm trying to find everybody that is forwarding or redirecting ...
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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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wildcard ssl certificate - exchange 2010 - POP/IMAP problem

previously we have requested a wildcard ssl certificate from godaddy for our major domain. one of the reasons was the new established exchange server 2010. usually you require following names included ...
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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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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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Exchange 2007 and 2010: Weekly report of internal email needed

I have two Exchange mailbox servers. One running 2007 the other 2010, both Standard edition. I've looked at 3rd party solutions to get email statistics, and I'm sure they'll work fine. I like ...
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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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Exchange 2010 Outlook Anywhere (RPC over HTTP) not working (The EXCH provider section is missing from the Autodiscover response.)

A bit of backstory... network exploded, rebuilt. This AD has survived people not knowing what they are doing, Exchange 2007 (installed and removed a few times), Exchange 2010 (current in use and ...
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Exchange 2010 on VMWare - can I expand a partition with databases on it?

I have an Exchange server at a remote office that has a database partition that has grown considerably. It is running on VMWare vsphere 4.1. Normally on most VMs I would shut down the VM, and ...
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Public Folder Contacts - Exchange 2010

So we are running Exchange 2010 and have a public folder containing thousands of contacts. Recently, someone created 10,000 duplicates but we don't know who. My question is, is there a way to tell ...
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OutVariable is broken for Exchange 2010 cmdlets

It seems that OutVariable is broken when using the Exchange 2010 cmdlets. Is it just my server or is this the case for everyone? I observed the following -- get-mailbox jdoe -OutVariable asdf | ...
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exchange activesync policy and swipe/pattern locks

Is there a way to allow our Exchange 2010 ActiveSync users to use a swipe or pattern lock? I tried creating the simplest policy possible and testing it on my Android phone, which is now insisting on a ...
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Upgrading from Exchange 2003 to Exchange 2010, routing works in one direction only

I'm in the process of upgrading an Exchange 2003 server to Exchange 2010, and have installed the prerequisites and Exchange 2010 on the new hardware I've purchased. We use postfix on the perimeter to ...
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Exchange mail users cannot send to certain lists

First of all, everyone's on Exchange 2010 using OWA I have a dynamic distribution list that contains all users in my domain called 'staff'. I can send to this list, other people can send to this ...
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Can't access public folders after upgrade to Exchange 2010

After upgrading a domain from Exchange 2003 to Exchange 2010, I cannot access the public folders from Outlook 2003 or Outlook 2007. I can access the public folders from OWA. The error message in ...
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What is the importance of “RpcClientAccessServer” on a database in an Active/Active stretched DAG?

I have two sites with a stretched DAG between them. By "sites" I mean two AD sites that correspond with different physical and network circuits. When I take an individual mailbox database and move ...
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Exchange 5.6.0 Error - bounce backs contain e-mail addresses who were never meant to receive the e-mails

I'm having a bit of an odd issue with one of my Exchange servers. The Exchange Environment is as follows Exchange 2010 is primary mail server (CAS, HT, MB roles installed) Exchange 2003 is still ...
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With a volume-licensed Exchange2010 DVD, can I avoid completely re-installing Exchange2010 Standard Trial?

I have installed Exchange 2010 Standard Trial edition, into our Exchange 2003 environment. And now, for licensing, I've been provided a completely separate ISO download, volume-licensed for Exchange ...
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Event ID 9331 MSExchangeSA & Event ID 9335 MSExchangeSA

I get this two Exchange 2010 Global Address book related event IDs: Event ID 9331 MSExchangeSA OABGen encountered error 80004005 (internal ID 50101f1) accessing the public folder database while ...