The main feature of Microsoft Exchange is delivery of email messages, however it has many other features such as calendaring, contact lists and to-do lists.

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Exchange 2010 SP1 Certificate renewal, the new rule not allowing local intranet domains and will this change mail flow?

I'm in a pickle with the infamous "The Security certificate has Expired or is not yet valid" message and I know it is due to our (multi domain name certificate; or I think that is called a SAN cert? ...
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Is it possible to restore Exchange mailboxes from file system snapshot backups?

I have a client who performs file system snapshot-level backups using a tool which works with VSS, to backup everything, including his Exchange server. Is it possible to use this backup method to ...
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When does an ACCOUNTDISABLE value in userAccountControl *not* correspond to a disabled mailbox?

We are querying a number (dozens) of LDAP servers (mostly Active Directory, but not exclusively) to determine which mailboxes are active, for the purpose of a mail gateway/forwarding application. We ...
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Exchange 2003 Multi Server Administrative Group

I recently installed an additional Exchange 2003 server into my Exchange Organisation. The server is in the same Administrative Group as the original server but mail flow doesn't seem to be working ...
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Forward only email containing attachments [closed]

Is it possible to create rules on an exchange server so that if an email with an attachment is sent to *@*.com the email will then be redirected to **@**.com and ***@***.com ?? Google hasn't helped ...
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Outlook Missing Sent Items in Cached Mode [closed]

We've got a user that's having random sent messages disappear after sending, they aren't stuck in the Outbox and they never reach the recipient. This used to occur on our Exchange 2007 server but ...
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Outlook cannot connect to Exchange over PPTP VPN on some PCs but not others

I have a few clients (notably only in the IS department) that aren't able to connect to Exchange 2010 with Outlook 2010 over our PPTP VPN connection, citing that Exchange is unavailable. This is true ...
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Big Trouble with (I think) Outlook X500 addressing

I moved a small client from one hosted Exchange server (Microsoft Office 365) to another (Intermedia.net). Some emails from External senders to the users on the new server host are undeliverable, ...
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MAPI ConfigureMsgService fails with error code 80040115. How to solve this issue?

I have an Exchange organisation with Exchange 2013 and Exchange 2007 server. I need to pull some data from Exchange 2007 server and I'm using MAPI for that purpose. In MAPI, while creating a profile ...
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How to connect remote powershell to Exchange server 2007 sp3? [closed]

I have an Exchange environment with two servers - both are Exchange 2007 sp3. Now I need to use remote PowerShell to pull some data from the servers. How do I connect remote powershell from a client ...
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Exchange Transport Service Won't start

Initially it was because of a corrupt database file so as I'm not fussed about missing the emails, I removed the files in the data\queue folder. When I try to restart the edge transport service, it ...
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Can't access Exchange OWA from Wireless Subnet - Firewall rule?

The Problem The issue is that I can't access port 80 (or 443) on the Exchange server, unless I add a blanket rule to allow all traffic from the client to the server's subnet. If I add a rule to ...
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Can anyone help a stupid developer trying to set up Office 365 Exchange?

As a Microsoft MVP, I have access to Office 365, with a limited number of users. I'm trying to figure out how to set it up, but I'm running in to issues everywhere (I get the basics - just trying to ...
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How can I sync meeting rooms between Exchange and Google Apps?

At my company we're going to move one division off of Exchange (2010) and into Google Apps. We'll still be in the same building, however, so we need a way to handle reserving meeting rooms. Is there a ...
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Exchange 2010 SMTP Pipelining support not working correctly

Am trying to configure a Sophos Appliance (SEA) to handle anti-spam. Part of this service is recipient validation, which interrogates the downstream MTA, in our case, Exchange 2010, for a valid ...
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Exchange 2010 joining sites in different sites with common external DNS namespace

Looking for advice on joining two existing Exchange 2010 sites. Main driver being to share calendar information and a common GAL. Due to complexities with internal domain names and shared (non ...
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Outlook/BITS client can't download the OAB, returns HTTP 401

We're having difficulties with Outlook clients running in cached mode. They get stuck forever on "Offline Address Book is connecting to Microsoft Exchange". The two Exchange servers in question are ...
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Exchange 2007 SCR Setup Error finding Domain Controller?

just setting up my SCR enviroment however when running the Enable-StorageGroupCopy command its returning with an error stating that my exchange server object could not be found on my domain ...
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Microsoft Exchange Server Permission Insight

I was just assigned management of our Exchange Servers. The person who installed and configured our Exchange 2010 Servers did not set up permissions correctly. I noticed that anyone within the ...
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Is it possible to hide a phone number in the global address list from certain users?

I am an Exchange 2010 administrator. I know users can be hidden from the GAL using the Exchange Management Console. Is it possible to hide a phone number of a user in the GAL from certain users? ...
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Outlook 2013 and exchange. Cant see new mail in subfolders

In our company we have exchange 2010 with sp3 and all clients with windows 8.1 and Outlook 2013. Problem is that clients have problem with new messages in their mailboxes. they cant see new messages ...
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Exchange 2007 and 2013 can't send email internally to eachother

We have exchange 2007 installed with all roles installed on that server. Now we want to Migratie exchange 2013 and we installed exchange server 2013 with all roles on another server. After that I ...
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Phantom Out of Office

I have a user who has an out of office message that comes on every day before 8am. The user sets the out of office via Outlook web access from their device (Mac, iPhone, iPad, etc - whatever they have ...
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Does Exchange support SMTPS receive connectors? [duplicate]

I'm aware that Exchange supports opportunistic TLS (STARTTLS). But can I create a SMTPS receive connector (plain SSL)?
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Exchange / Outlook Managing multiple smtp addresses

In our company some of our employee's have multiple email addresses on multiple domains. Now we have tried multiple setup to manage this situation, only to find that there is no ideal one. We are ...
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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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Moving clients from Outlook Express/POP3 to Outlook/IMAP or Exchange

I have a client that is still running outlook express with XP and on POP3 based e-mail. I've not played with Exchange or IMAP much but would it be possible to import all their addresses, folders, and ...
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How do i point emails to Office 365 and Exchange at the same time?

in the near future i will be moving a company that we support to office 365. They are currently on Exchange 2003. I will be saving each users emails to pst from their current mailboxes, then adding ...
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What type of email address should I recreate to prevent this NDR?

I deleted a user and need to recreate them. What is the correct proxy address I need to setup to prevent these NDRs: (sample) Delivery has failed to these recipients or groups: Camp, Erica ...
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Exchange 2010 Retention Policy for Notes Folder

We have a default retention policy that archives all folder contents after 2 years. I am trying to stop the Notes folder from being archived. According to this TechNet article there is no way to ...
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Outline the quirks of Windows Small Business Servers (SBS)

I'm not much of a Microsoft administrator. However, I do work extensively with new and existing Microsoft Exchange deployments. That's just how the career-arc went. I'm working with a small customer ...
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Exchange: Calendar sharing only working in OWA, but not in Outlook - how to debug?

Here is an Exchange 2010 server working and we are accessing it via our local Outlook clients (mostly 2010, but also 2007 and 2013). I want to share my calendar with a co-worker (and vice-versa) so ...
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Postfix - forward rejected by unknown recepients emails to SPAM-learning mailbox

I have Postfix + BitDefender FRAMS running as hygiene gateway before few Exchanges. BD FRAMS can learn it's Baesian filter by download SPAM and HAM emails from dedicated mailboxes. Because we have ...
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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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Outlook sets wrong “Date” header

When sending new emails, the date header is not set in UTC +0100. Problem occurs on every client (WTSx5) and with different Users. The dateheader: Date: Wed, 1 Oct 2014 09:10:05 +0000 To the ...
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Exchange server relay [duplicate]

I'm currently trying to configure our exchange 2010 to be used as a external smtp relay. What I'm trying to do is allow certain websites that we manage to send email using our exchange server smtp ...
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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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Any benefit and/or risk in enabling Jumbo Frames for the DAG replication network?

Exchange 2013 DAG, two nodes, a dedicated GBE network interface on each server for replication traffic, connected to a GBE switch, using a dedicated VLAN. Is there any benefit to Exchange replication ...
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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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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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Mail not delivered from custom email server (MS Exchange)

I have my own Exchange Server 2013 (SP1). I am able to receive emails ok but sending emails is not reliable. Emails sent to gmail or seznam.cz (email provider in Czech Republic) is ok. The problem is ...
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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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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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Exchange 2010 Automatic Site Fail Over

Here is my setup 2 Mail box servers cluster with one dag in Toronto. 1 Cas server in Toronto. My question is if I setup another mailbox Cas server in vancouver. Can I acheieve automatic site fail ...
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looping Get-ReceiveConnector to grab multiple receive connectors

This is on a Windows 2008R2 server running Exchange2010. I would like to use powershell and "Get-ReceiveConnector" to grab information from about 20 configured receive connectors. Ultimately we are ...
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Exchange 2010 - Remove AD User, Keep Email

We have a normal active directory user synchronized with an exchange mailbox. Is there anyway to keep the mailbox & all the email, but remove the active directory account, or prevent the active ...
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Microsoft Exchange 2010: How can I get a count of e-mails received for a particular mailbox for a particular date?

I am using Microsoft Exchange 2010. How can I get a count of e-mails received for a particular mailbox for a particular date? For example I want to see how many e-mails ...
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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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What could prevent autocompletion from working on Exchange 2010/Outlook 2010?

I am working with a user in my organization who recently had her mailbox contents restored and now is unable to add entries to her autocompletion list. We are all using Exchange 2010 and Outlook 2010 ...