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Exchange Server 2013 is the version of Microsoft Exchange that went RTM on October 11, 2012. It replaced Exchange Server 2010. Exchange Server is the email server product developed by Microsoft, and (most notably), integrates calendaring and contact management software with its email ...

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Exchange+Outlook 2013 - Read Mails turn Unread

I have a local EX2013 server and several Outlook 2013 clients. Some of the clients occasionally (once or twice a day) see a random read email turn unread with no apparent reason. I went through the ...
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Error upgrading Exchange 2013 - Setup can't use the domain controller

When I try to run the setup for my upgrade on my Mail Server, I get an error. "Setup can't use the domain controller 'Default-First-Site-Name' because it belongs to Active Directory Site ''" I also ...
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Exchange 2013 as VM vs Exchange Physical Server [closed]

We are planning on installing a new Exchange 2013 server into our network (we currently use hosting now). We will be hosting about 200 mailboxes and clients are in 5 locations. Has Exchange 2013 come ...
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Getting “5.7.1 Unable to Relay” intermittently on mails sent to Exchange 2013

I have a helpdesk system that sends mails through the local exchange server. Until a few days ago, I never had issues with it. For the last week we have started getting complaints about missing ...
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Recipient verification for Exchange 2013

I am attempting to do recipient verification for Exchange 2013 and not getting very far. Everything seems to be enabled, but it's not working as expected (test is to telnet to port 2525 and send ...
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Identify data loss due to logging failure on Exchange 2013 database(s)

Over the few weeks our Exchange server has had problems with its backup jobs failing to complete which has caused our normally ~empty log drives to fill up to the point where Exchange has dismounted ...
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Exchange 2013 contact emails - mailbox or public folder?

Is there any guidance of that? We are connsidering reenabling public folders for a customer and moving contact emails that we publish to public folders. Right now we are using separate email accounts ...
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Blocking access to Exchange from mobile devices…sorta

We use an MDM solution to control access to email; if you're not using the MDM, you don't get email, simple as that. However, there's one exception to the rule...the CEO. Without getting into that ...
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Exchange Location Not Showing Up in OS X Calendar

Exchange 2013 & Windows Server 2012 R2, OS X 10.9.5/10.10.0. When trying to create a new meeting in OS X Calendar.app, the location field is not correctly populating with the configured meeting ...
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Sending email from Exchange & Notes

We have a domain, contoso.com, which is running under Lotus Domino 9. Under said domain we have accounts like alexander@contoso.com or info@contoso.com, and we can send and receive eMail with Lotus ...
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Exchange 2013 Setup fails - Couldn't find the Enterprise Organization container

I'm working on an Exchange 2013 CU6 installation at a site whose AD was comprised of two Windows 2003 domain controllers (in an odd HA cluster configuration). New Windows 2012 R2 DCs have been ...
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Proxy Exchange Server using mod_proxy

I'm having a problem getting my Exchange Server to work with mod_proxy. This is my current VirtualHost config: <VirtualHost *:80> ServerName mail.example.com ServerAlias www.mail.example.com ...
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Adding a new Exchange 2013 mailbox from Powershell error

I am trying to add a new mailbox via the Powershell and I get the following error: #New-ADUser -Name AreallyTest -SamAccountName AreallyTest -AccountPassword (ConvertTo-SecureString Password1234 ...
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Exchange 2013 OWA White Screen Out of the Blue

The OWA for my Exchange 2013 has been working fine up until today, now I get a white screen when I login. The ECP side works fine. I have restarted the app pool, the default web site, even the ...
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Exchange 2013 Calendar Issues

I have an ongoing Exchange 2013 problem with some users not being able to add/edit Calendar entries into the Calendars of other users. I'm hoping for a clue as to why this may be happening. We have ...
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how can I change the FQDN of an exchange 2013 server [closed]

During the setup of our Exchange 2013 server, when asked for my FQDN, I entered in 'fabricam.com.CS.local', but it needs to be pointed at 'mail.fabricam.com'. I've tried deleting the current records ...
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Which mailbox information will get-mailbox return after I move a mailbox?

Assume, I move a mailbox from one database to another. Within the retention period, get-mailboxstatistics will return mailbox information for both databases ie. there will be two entries for the same ...
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What are the cases when get-mailboxstatistics cmdlet returns duplicate mailbox information?

I'm using Exchange 2010 and sometimes I've noticed that the cmdlet get-mailboxstatistics returns duplicate mailbox information. For example, if I move a mailbox from one database to other, the cmdlet ...
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Exchange 2013 pop3 authentication issue

We have two 2013 sp1 CAS servers which accept 995 and 993 connections through a hardware load balancer. When testing the POP3 connection in Outlook it will log in and send and receive but on a regular ...
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One Certificate to Rule them all [closed]

I'm looking to roll out Exchange 2013. We also have various web facing properties. We have an internal domain name of ourdomain.local and an external domain name of ourdomain.com. To keep things as ...
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High CPU Usage by LSASS.exe when installing Exchange Server 2013

We have a Windows 2008 R2 DC and we are installing Exchange Server 2013 (New installation) on a Windows 2012 R2 Server. During the installation I noticed it is getting stuck after completing 18% or ...
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Exchange 2013 Outlook “Send to cache”

Having some trouble with users changing AD accounts but their primary SMTP address is moved to the new account. Let me explain: User Andersson1 gets a new AD accout because he changes department and ...
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exchange 2013 transport role won't start unless custom receive connector is disabled

We have one Exchange 2013 server (EX13 – Exchange 2013 SP1 on Win2012R2). CAS and MBX roles installed. When I start the server up, the Microsoft Exchange Transport service does not start. I figured ...
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Office 365 - what is in the “Sensitive Word List” for spam filtering?

In Office 365 you can toggle a few settings to help with spam email filtering. Among these is a setting to enable a "Sensitive Word List" as shown below: The problem is...I can't find any list on ...
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Exchange: find where is stored an email by its internalMessagedId

I have some trouble with Exchange, I received some emails from a gmail account and I didn't find them in my mailbox. I check Echange logs with Get-MessageTrackingLog and I could find this events: ...
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Exchange distribution group behavior when two groups have the same member

I'm using Exchange 2013 and I have two distribution groups, DistA and DistB. Each group has UserA and UserB as members. If someone sends an email to DistA and DistB as recipients, UserA and UserB ...
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Exchange 2013 (CU6): Can't find named Receive Connector referenced in Event ID 1018

I'm receiving the current Event ID's 1018 on an Exchange Server 2013 (CU6) CAS/Mailbox server causing all received/incoming mail, for all users to be stuck in the mail queue (mail is received from an ...
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What is the best transition path of MS Exchange 2003 to 2013?

From what I have found, there is no direct path to upgrade a Microsoft Exchange 2003 to Microsoft Exchange 2013. Either we would have to export all of the data from the 2003 and do a clean install ...
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Appointment from myself are moved to deleted folder Exchange 2013 OWA

I have Exchange server 2013 and some users with outlook connected to server by smtp/po3. When user creates Appointment/Meeting in OWA and adds himself to attendees the invite appears in the "Income" ...
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Confusion about Microsoft Exchange 2013 RTM .ISO and Cumulative Updates

What is the best practice regarding deployments of Microsoft Exchange 2013 and the various Cumulative Updates available for the platform? I've once made the mistake of downloading the Exchange ...
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Exchange 2013: shared mailbox very large

I have an Exchange 2013 server with a dozen users. These users are using a shared mailbox for sharing all communications in nearly a thousand subfolders for a total of about 20GB. Unfortunately, the ...
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Exchange Autodiscover Authentication fails after mailbox migration from 2010 to 2013 is completed; until server is backed up or rebooted

I have installed an Exchange 2013 Mail server on our network following the Microsoft guide on migrating from an Exchange 2010 to 2013 server. I am at the point where I have both servers running side ...
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Reliably identify sender in Exchange SmtpReceiveAgent

I use Exchange as a simple SMTP server and I want to take specific actions depending on who the sender is. I made a connector which allow basic authentication (auth login) and a SmtpReceicveAgent. I ...
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How to change password complexity for mailbox in exchange 2013

I find the default password policy in exchange pretty weak (only 6 char.). Is there a way to change this password policy ? e.g. : Minimum 1 cap, Minimum 8 letters. Thank you !
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How to get free hours of a user using EWS?

I'm trying to find the free/busy information of a user in my Exchange Organisation. I'm using GetUserAvailability operation for this purpose. This method is returning only busy and tentative ...
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Receiving MAIL FROM:<>

I've been looking into an issue with Exchange where our exchange server seems to be used as a relay for spam. It is set up to only allow our domain to be able to send out emails which when I've ...
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Microsoft Exchange 2013 is not receiving internet email

We are having issues with our exchange 2013 server. The server is running Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard. The issue we're having is that our Exchange server isn't receiving internet emails. It can ...
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After disabling OWA Light using Set-OWAMailboxPolicy, how can users who have set OWA Light as a preference regain access to OWA?

If I use Set-OWAMailboxPolicy -OwaLightEnabled $false -Identity Default to disable OWA Light, anyone who has gone in to display settings -> Outlook Web App Version and selected OWA Light is then ...
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Exchange Admin Archiving for Legal Purposes

I have a new Exchange server and a few domains setup, all seems to be working OK. One of my clients is asking how the Archiving works as of now as they need to keep all email communications for the ...
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Issues importing PST into Archive Mailbox Exchange 2013

I've completed a successful mailbox import request into the archive mailbox for a particular user. There are no errors to speak of and the size of the archive mailbox has grown to the expected size ...
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Scripting for Public Calendars in Office 365

We have about 10 onsite technicians who do breakfix work. I would like to create a unified calendar that shows all of their appointments for the day, week and month without having to populate it ...
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Catch-All for MS Exchange 2013 SP1 on specific Authoritative Domains

I have an MS Exchange 2013 SP1 Environment with an Edge Server in the DMZ. I have several email domains added to the accepted domains and all are authoritative. For the purposes of this query, we ...
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Exchange 2013 Client Frontend connector will not accept TLS

I have a new Exchange 2013 environment running on Windows 2013 R2 with 2x Edge and 4x CAS/Mailbox servers deployed. It is deployed in a resource forest, with proper trust relationships established to ...
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How to globally set the deleted item retention period in Exchange Online?

The default retention period for deleted items (those you can recover by using "Recover Deleted Items" in Outlook) is 14 days, but it can be changed; however, this is a per-mailbox setting, and it ...
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Disable Outlook Web Access Junk filtering in Exchange 2013

By default, Outlook Web Access (OWA) in Exchange 2013 seems to move suspected junk mail to the Junk Email folder. This is undesirable behavior in most of my environments because we have Barracuda Spam ...
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Does OWA let users change their AD passwords once their passwords are expired?

We have a cloud active directory server which is running Exchange 2013. We have a lot of users with only exchange accounts and most of them will have their passwords expired in a few days, I was ...
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Installation failure in MS-exchange server 2013 in step 8

Exchange server 2013 installation i got following error message, i configure active directory and domain and assign roles for them. every time at 97% in step 8 i got this. Error: The following error ...
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VSS does not truncate Exchange 2013 Logs on Server 2012

I have a single exchange 2013 server on Server 2012. It is being backed up by Veeam and Veeam is utilizing VSS in its operations. The backups are actually working fine, but at the end of backups, ...
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Exchange 2013 cannot send mails from some (not all!) clients

I have a strange problem with Exchange 2013. I'm using an Wildcard certificate for ex-01.internal.company.nl, this is also the internal + external server name for this machine. The Remote ...
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MS-Exchange Server questions [closed]

I am a new user of MS-Exchange Server and I have a couple of queries regarding MS-Exchange. 1) May I install 2 versions of MS-Exchange on one system? (Installing Exchange 2010 and Exchange 2013 on ...