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Creating Exchange account for user of subdomain

We have a W2008R2 server which serves as AD DC for intra.contoso.com and Exchange server. We have a W2012 server which serves as AD DC for subdomain sub.intra.contoso.com (which is not a new forest) ...
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Quick/safe way to mass delete SPAM messages from 100+ inboxes

Looking for a way to delete all messages from particular senders out of every affected users mailbox, typically 100-200/10,000. When I approached our Exchange admins about this idea I was met with ...
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Global Inbox Rules in Exchange 2013

There's a way to create global inbox rules in Exchange 2013? I'm not referring to the Transport Rules, because it does not perform what I would like to. It would be nice to force a Inbox Rule, ...
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Exchange 2003 SMTP does not receive RCPT from sender

I am mainly asking this to check whether I should be investigating further on my end, or if I should tell the sender they should talk to their own IT department for further assistance. I am not sure ...
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Moving Exchange 2010 to different machine

I'm attempting to move a 110GB Exchange database off of a old machine (see below for specs) to a newer machine ( see below for specs). I've successfully linked the new machine to the old machine's ...
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Exchange New-MailboxExportRequest PST backup to Linux server share

I'm putting together a backup script for an MS Exchange server. It uses New-MailboxExportRequest to export the Mailbox as PST files. However, it doesn't appear possible to write these PSTs to a Linux ...
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Infrastructure advice - appliaction and network servers

I'd like to ask for server infrastructure advice. We'll be upgrading our network infrastructure (built on MS ecosystem) and so far we have two servers (not counting ISA server): one machine serves ...
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Office 365 shuns MX records

I currently have a domain on Office 365 and I am adding a second one. However, the moment I added the new domain and verified ownership by adding the TXT record, my users on the first domain can no ...
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What are some useful email reports to monitor in an SMTP/email environment?

It's possible to generate dozens of email reports in a given SMTP environment, and I'm interested in learning what reports are common in large installations and how they are used. Examples: ...
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On Premise to Office 365 guidence needed

I need some here. I have an Exchange 2010 and 2013 coexistence scenario. Majority of mailboxes are still Exchange 2010. I now have licencing and want to move our entire environment into Office365. ...
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Exchange 2003 Public Folder Owners only permission is set on a public folder from an Outlook client

Based on this MS article, when user set "Owners only" permission is set on a public folder from an Outlook client, other user which have "reviewer" permission cannot view those folder. Is there any ...
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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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Exchange server not writing a “To: ” header for BCC'd messages

Is there a way to make an Exchange server set the To: header in the message sent to a bcc recipient? We have admin access to the server. Other email programs do this, so it should be possible. ...
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Exchange 2010 – Multiple Smart Hosts

A client has Exchange 2010 which, up to now, had a single internet connection. They were sending email via a smart host run by their ISP. It was working OK. We have put in a second internet ...
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Exchange draft emails not saving “From” address

I have a strange problem with draft emails stored in public folders. If a user changes the "From" address and then saves the message, or sends it, the "From" address reverts to the default address of ...
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RRAS Blocks Exchange

Injust managed to setup RRAS on our windows 200 r2 server which also acts as an exchange server 2010. The RRAs was setup to allow VPN connections. When I enable the service (RAS) i think i can ...
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Trouble “turning off” dialtone in Exchange 2010

Given that there are two ways to enable dial tone, I'm having trouble turing it off. The two ways I'm aware of are: Dismount the database, delete it or rename it, mount it, Exchange will prompt for ...
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New Servers Active Directory and Exchange

I have 3 Dell PowerEdge server, each with 2 quad-core processors. I am going to bring this office out of the stone-age network (P2P, share files on a flash drive, emails through Google, etc) and set ...
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Where does Microsoft OWA 2013 AutoComplete cache get stored?

In outlook the auto complete gets stored in *.NK2. Where does it store for OWA 2013 ? Some people saying that it gets stored on exchange server within user email account. Is there a way that I can ...
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Inbox should not contain any calendar appointment

Imagine two users A and B.User B has editor rights on mailbox A via delegation. Delegation settings: User A should not receive any invitation (calendar appointments). All should be routed to user ...
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Outlook and exchange 2010 stalls email

User found an old pst file which is around 15GB and imported to his exchange mailbox. It imported fine. Outlook client starts syncing the emails to exchange. It stalls and then the user will need to ...
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Outlook Shared Address book and contact not displaying

We have a shared Exchange addressbook with distribution email groups. When someone connects to the shared addressbook, composes an email to a group, the email distribution list is empty, then the ...
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How can I set an arbitrary (non default) attribute for an AD user or AD Contact?

I have AD Users, or contacts that are not Exchange Mailbox users, or contacts. I also have a SSO system (Ping Identity... technology similar to Microsoft ADFS), where it leverages the AD Schema ...
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OWA HTTPS login issue

I have a server running Exchange 2013 as well as OWA and when I try to access it via the browser using server.domain/owa, something automatically decides to use HTTPS. The problem is that OWA uses a ...
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Exchange 2007 issue internet receive connector

I have issue with yahoo.co.uk if I send a mail from within the yahoo webconsole the mail arrives in my inbox on the exchange server If I send mail from Iphone configure to send via mail box ...
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Outlook connected to exchange does not send email

I have multiple machines with Outlook 2010 connected to RackSpace hosted exchange server. Everything works fine, but emails send after a while since outlook started will not leave the outbox. Clicking ...
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Understanding Exchange User Monitor (ExMon) Output

I recently downloaded and ran ExMon while trying to troubleshoot Outlook connectivity problems due to high CPU usage on Exchange Server 2010 SP2 UR8. The tool provides a great set of data, but I ...
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Hybrid Exchange Online setup with on premise public folders, certificate issues?

We have a Hybrid Exchange setup with Exchange Online (v15 tenant) and Exchange 2010 on premise. The hybrid configuration for the most part is working, what I am having an issue with is getting public ...
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Exchange 2010 Edge multisite

Can one edge server running exchange 2010 Service Pack 3 be subscribed to multiple AD sites? Or it can only be subscribed to a single site?
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How can I trace the source of repeated account lockout against Exchange server?

I have an AD user account that is being repeatedly and frequently locked out, I have been able to trace the lockout to the Exchange server CAS array. However I am at a loss as to how to continue the ...
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How do I combine two Powershell outputs so that command #2 is run on each output?

I want to combine the commands Get-user and get-casmailbox so that I can get the "Company" from the first output, and the "ActiveSyncStatus" in the latter into a single output. I also understand that ...
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How to deal with the extremely big *.ost files in a Terminal Server environment which is running out of space

Our Terminal Server is running out of hard disk space, and the major files which occupy most of the space are *.ost files of the Outook, which come form the users which use the Terminal Server all the ...
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Exchange - User not receiving email from random outside users

I manage the server/email of our small company. I'm not an expert by any means but I can usually figure out how to makes things work with some searching. To start we're using SBS 2011 and Exchange ...
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Migrating email host from local MS Exchange to 3rd-party host

This may be a simple question, but so far I've had trouble finding any help that corresponds well to my specific situation. The very small business I work for is planning on "phasing out" the local ...
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Using Microsoft Exchange Online to host emails but still allow piped emails in cPanel

I want to use Microsoft Exchange Online to host my emails. I understand this involves changing MX records to point to Microsoft's servers. My issue is that in cPanel I have some piped email address ...
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Can't SEND attachments on Exchange 2013 OUTGOING emails

I have a fairly new installation of Exchange 2013 on Windows Server 2012 R2 on Hyper-V VM. I cannot seem to send any attachments other than text on any outbound emails. When I try, the email arrives ...
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How to configure Exchange 2007 to control SMTP relay access from Amazon AWS Elastic Beanstalk

For an application deployed to Tomcat on Amazon AWS Elastic Beanstalk (Eb), where each new app deployment can change the app server IP address, what is the best way to configure Exchange 2007 to ...
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Configure Exchange to ignore requests for read receipts on certain mailbox

We have an Exchange (2010) mailbox that is automatically monitored by a windows service, this service connects to the mailbox periodically using Exchange Web Services 1.1 and imports the emails into ...
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Exchange have disconnection Issue while using behind TMG 2010

We have two branch office but not VPN (Data Circuit) between them. We are using Exchange facility from another branch but we are having disconnection / slow issue as already set TMG alerts. Outlook ...
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Exchange 365 and Apple Mail Server Relay

i'm using Exchange 365 Cloud Mail Services and a Apple Server 10.9.1 (Mavericks). Now i would like to connect my Apple Servers Postfix to an Exchange SMTP Relay (Get notifications when Wiki is updated ...
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Change autodiscover URL in Exchange 2010

For historical reasons such as starting out on a Small Business Server our autodiscover URL has always been remote.domain.com. Are there any implications in changing this to mail.domain.com, ...
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Outlook discovers old server instead of Office 365 (Exchange Online) server?

I deleted my old server with my Exchange server - I did not uninstall Exchange first, so I'm afraid that some stuff still floating around about my old exchange server. We've moved to Exchange Online ...
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Exchange 2010 - Allow admin forward message as original sender

I am migrating several hundred folders of emails to our web-based CRM system from Exchange Public Folders 2010. I have scripted this using EWS Managed API and everything I test internally works ...
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Customizing OWA 2013 - Adding Links to the 'Suite Bar'

I am wondering if it's possible to customize the 'Suite Bar' in Outlook Web App 2013, as we can customize the same bar in SharePoint 2013. What I would like to do is add, for example, a Sites link to ...
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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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What's up with Alfresco failing due to mail errors?

Not sure how to troubleshoot this one as our Alfresco server suddenly decided it no longer wants to send mail (or let us do any operation that attempts to send mail, such as approving documents). I ...
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How do I setup a Hub Transport Relay Connector in Microsoft Exchange 2003?

Preface I am employed by a software company and part of our program uses an Exchange server to relay email notifications. The program works as an SMTP client and must be able to send email to ...
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MailboxExportRequest ContentFilter is “Received -ne $null” when querying by date

I am trying to export a mailbox to a PST. All email that was received before yesterday is what I am trying to export. $y = ((get-date).addDays(-1)).ToShortDateString() $exportRequest = ...
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Exchange 2010 SSL Certificate Error

Right, I want to issue a certificate for web mail access to exchange, so I've created a request for mail.domain.com (no other domains). I've then completed the certificate request and imported it and ...
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Only One Remote PC Cannot Access Exchange via OWA or via Outlook

This is driving me crazy here. Our company has a hosted exchange server (which I have no access to). Right now, it seems to be working fine for everyone. Users can connect from both inside and ...