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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Outlook fails to connect to a load-balanced Exchange 2013 cluster through Direct Access 2012 R2

We have a load-balanced Exchange 2013 SP1 cluster, running MAPI over HTTP. Client connectivity inside our own network works just fine, while clients connected over Direct Access does not connect. The ...
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Updating to Exchange 2013 - any way to do it now?

Exchange 2013 is out, available for some epople already. Got if from the VLC Center, now trying to get an upgrade path that works for some customers. Problem: There is no upgrade. It is "install on ...
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Is there a way to restore deleted contacts via OWA?

Our users are on Office 365 (Exchange Online) and so I'm hoping this is applicable to those of you using Exchange 2013 as well, but I don't have a way to verify that. I've never run into this before, ...
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Exchange 2013 ECP unable to login

I'm so angry that it is possible to get into this situation, but here goes. I had a perfectly operational exchange 2013 server which I was about to commission into production. Before doing so I was ...
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Why does Exchange 2013 return wrong search results?

When using Outlook (2010 or 2013) in online mode with Exchange 2013, using the instant search field returns very odd search results. Searching in OWA returns correct results. Using an advanced search ...
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Exchange Server Address Resolving to Random String

I am running Exchange 2013 on Windows Server 2012 R2. When I add my exchange account to Outlook, it seems to work perfectly (sending/receiving email, syncing everything), but when I open the account ...
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Mobile device access policies

HR wants us to prevent part-time hourly staff from checking email while off the clock. Is it possble to disable Activesync and OWA via exchange policy for users in a particular group? I have looked ...
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Old exchange server showing as provisioned and will not go away

Been fighting with a real odd one here... Long before I started at my current company, there was an exchange 2007 server in the network. We believe it was simply dropped and not properly removed. Now ...
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HTTP to HTTPS redirect with Exchange 2013 OWA

I'm trying to set up an automatic redirect from http://webmail.domain.com to https://webmail.domain.com/owa of our Exchange Server 2013 CU1 using the IIS interface. The old trick to just redirect the ...
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How do public folders work in Exchange 2013?

I'm studying and testing Exchange 2013, and I'm quite happy to see someone at Microsoft finally decided to move away from the old PF database management and replication which has been a full-scale ...
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How do I install Microsoft Exchange 2013 with Microsoft Powershell DSC?

We are working on a new build procedure. As a proof of concept, I wanted to install an Exchange 2013 server with CAS and Hub roles. I cannot find documentation on just how to do that. Has anyone ...
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Exchange 2013 Edge server setup

I am trying to upgrade my Exchange 2007 setup with Mailbox/CAB/Hub server, (and edge server), to a fully Exchange 2013 setup. I have Exchange 2013 Mailbox server setup, running and working, (on ...
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Exchange 2013 mailbox forwarding even though it's disabled

I had a user which had his email forwarded to gmail.com. Latly i disabled that option via ECP and it has no such settings as forwarding. But then his emails never get into his mailbox. HARED... SMTP ...
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Content filter on exchange 2013 - not working as expected

I just setup a new ex2013 server, and we have an upstream spam filter that adds the word "[SPAM]" to the subject line if it suspect incoming spam. I want to configure my ex2013 server to delete any ...
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It cannot determine the content type of the HTTP response from the destination computer wsman

I am trying to connect to an Exchange server via a wsman connection using PowerShell. The client server in question is in a Workgroup, while the Exchange server is in its own domain. I use the ...
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DAG: Exchange 2010 and 2013

I have a server 2012 box that is now running AD/GC/DC/DHCP/DNS/Hyper-V and exchange 2010. The domain/exchange started on a sbs 2003 box that I recently demoted after transferring all roles to the ...
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Microsoft Exchange Calendar Security

Let me preface this with ... I am not a MS Exchange Administrator (I have worked with Lotus Domino/Notes in the past so that's my background). So my terminology might be off. I want to connect to ...
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Exchange SSL for Internal and External Access

I am going around in circles trying to configure Exchange / The Domain to accept an SSL certificate without showing a security warning when launching outlook. **Configuration:** 2012 Domain ...
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Confusion with Exchange 2013 Setup - Multiple Domains

I have a new install of Exchange 2013, and have added 4 authoritative domains, now I am adding mail boxes. If I want to have an info@ email address on each, how can I accomplish this? It seems like ...
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exchange 2013 receives email but doesn't deliver it

We have a single exchange 2013 server. Recently a user has said that emails are being sent to them from external addresses but not arriving. Having a look at the Message Tracking Log ...
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Restrict IMAP access for a given account to only one IP address in Exchange 2013

I've created a "spam crawler" account with full access to all mailboxes in an Exchange 2013 environment to get messages in the junk folder to feed the Bayesian filtering running on SpamAssassin in a ...
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How to add a disclaimer to forwarded messages to outside domains in Exchange 2013?

I would like to implement some kind of filter to add a disclaimer message within emails forwarded to outside domains. Today we have some users that setup filters to forward messages to external mail ...
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SBS2003 relaying emails to Exchange 2013

Background info: Ive got two Servers: ServerA - Windows 2003 SBS Server, IP: 192.168.10.1/24, PDC for BizA.local, Exchange manages emails for BizA.com ServerB - Windows Server 2010 with Exchange ...
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Can you auto-invite new members of a distribution list to a meeting?

At the beginning of the year the members of the "All Employees" distribution list is invited to the quarterly company meetings. The problem is that when a new employee is hired on and their mailbox ...
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Office 365 - Outlook shows Global Address List clicking “Rooms” during a meeting request

This appears to be a "known" issue, but apparently no fix for it. However, I've been impressed before at the tenacity of the experts here to figure out an answer/fix. ISSUE When booking a New ...
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IMAP to Exchange 2013 migration: powershell cmdlets don't recognize -IMAP

I've set up an Exchange 2013 where email is being migrated to. When trying to run the necessary cmdlets to start a migration, the -IMAP switch is not recognized. An example: [PS] ...
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How can I connect to an Exchange 2013 server with OAuth?

Our goal is to have our customers grant permission to access their email on an Exchange 2013 server with OAuth, without us having to store the customers' usernames and passwords. We already do this ...
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add exchange extensions to AD

we have a windows server 2012 with AD on it. we sync that to office 365 but a few of the options like moderated email groups are not present. I contacted Microsoft tech support about this and they ...
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Multiple Domains on an Exchange Server

When I create a new user in exchange, it asks me to provide the User Logon Name. There is a dropdown box that supposedly allows you to select a domain for the user's login. What is this referring ...
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Correct way to change domain name in Active Directory

I'm trying to fix an existing AD infrastructure that was implemented using the external domain name as root domain name in the Active Directory. So it's running on "contoso.com". I want to put the ...
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How do I completely remove Exchange 2003 from network?

I upgraded to Exchange 2007 around 6 years ago and thought I had completely removed Exchange 2003 from my infrastructure. Now I'm trying to install Exchange 2013 and the install is saying that I ...
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Cutting down on Exchange 2013 .log Files in Mailbox Database folders [duplicate]

The logs found in: C:\Program Files\Microsoft\Exchange Server\V15\Mailbox\Mailbox Database Are these used to support the indexing or something important? I only ask because they take up a chunk of ...
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connecting to Exchange works on mac, not on windows

OK, so here's the scenario: We have an environment with Exchange 2013 running on Windows Server 2012 (including the DC). Current users can access their emails through outlook and OWA. However, ...
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Uninstalling Exchange Server 2013 after installer crash

I installed Microsoft Exchange server on a blank 2008r2 server a few days ago. After installing Exchange I had to remove and re-enable the Active Directory Domain Services role to fix another issue. ...
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Installing Address Book Policy Agent On Exchange 2013

I'm setting up a multi-tenant Exchange 2013 setup. We are trying to install the ABP Agent to segragate address books. I am following these instructions. When running this script in the Exchange ...
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Exchange/IIS making Server 2012 unusable due to lack of resources

I currently have a VM running Windows Server 2012 DC, with 4GB of RAM and a dual core CPU. This machine has Active Directory running, so is also a DNS and DHCP server. The problem I have is thus: as ...
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Enforcing the use of S/MIME for a specific sender and/or recipient domain in Outlook and/or Exchange

I want to ensure that Exchange 2013/Outlook 2013 only accepts messages originating from a specific sender domain if they were signed by S/MIME. All unsigned messages should not be delivered to the ...
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Setup backup mail server for Exchange

I am running an Exchange 2013 with about 10 domain names. I currently use DynDNS' backup MX service - which covers a single domain per license. I want to look into creating my own backup MX service ...
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Exchange 2013 - DNS Records for Accepting Multiple Domains

I have an Exchange 2013 server accepting two domains: domain1.com and domain2.com. All of the exchange services (OWA, ECP, POP3, SMTP, etc.) can be found via the address mail.domain1.com. So, in the ...
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What kind of SSL certificate do I need for Exchange 2013?

We're running a single domain on a single Exchange 2013 server. I'm currently trying to determine what kind of SSL cert I need. Right now I'm unsure why I need a UC (Unified Communications) ...
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How to create a forwarding account in office 365?

I'm migrating our emails from one hosted exchange provider to another. How can I create addresses that simply forward to another (external) address but don't have a mailbox of their own?
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Installing new version of Exhange (2013) on a new server

I have an Exchange 2010 server running. Some nights ago I tried to install Exchange 2013 on a new server, the installation stopped because the setup detected an instance of Exchange 2010 not running ...
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Mount Exchange 2010 EDB to Exchange 2013

I know currently Exchange 2010 (with SP2) does not coexist with Exchange 2013. If i was to install brand new Exchange 2013, new config, update schema etc, could i just simply mount the Exchange 2010 ...
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Prevent Exchange 2013 from skipping large items (TooManyLargeItemsPermanentException)

I'm experimenting with Exchange 2013. After importing my mailbox using New-MailboxImportRequest -FilePath \\path\import.pst -Mailbox test I get the message, that importging completed with errors. ...
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How to install a root certificate from file

We are in the process of migrating to Exchange 2013 on Server 2012 R2, and will be using third party certificates once fully up and running. In the meantime, however, I have been asked to use a root ...
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Exchange MoveRequest stalled: TotalStalledDueToCIDuration

I have queued a bunch of New-MoveRequest to do an intra-org move of a bunch of mailboxes between databases. However the mailboxes are small, but have been stalled for over an hour. ...
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Exchange 2013 Management Web Service

Does a web service exist for performing management tasks against Exchange 2013 - equivalent to powershell commands such as: Enable-Mailbox Add-MailboxPermission Set-Mailbox ... I am aware of ...
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Issue creating Exchange 2013 Default Profile using Office Customization Tool

My company is in the process of migrating from Exchange 2010 to Exchange 2013 -- currently the environment is mixed, OWA is up and running, and AutoConfig is working properly. For our Exchange 2007 ...
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Hybrid exchange and POP3 setup - some POP3 mailboxes and some exchange mailboxes

I'm looking to move some mailboxes to the Office365 exchange plan, however I also need to keep existing POP3 accounts. Option 1: Is there a best practise for this setup? Do you simply allow Office365 ...
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Disable GUID prefix in LegacyExchangeDn attribute

As part of a planned migration to Exchange 2013 from a third-party e-mail system, we will be interoperating side-by-side with the existing system for some time, and want to share free/busy data ...