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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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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Using a remote domain as an secondary address to a single mailbox on Exchange

We have two Exchange mail servers. Athens and Paris. Each one resides on a different subnet in a different location. Paris is handling one domain: cat.com Athens is handling many domains, including ...
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Can't get edge transport to receive internet mail

I am upgrading an Exchange 2007 environment to Exchange 2013. Temporarily, while I complete the upgrade, I have both an Exchange 2k7 and a new Exchange 2013 Edge Transport server and MailBox server ...
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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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How to modify user data on Exchange

I'm looking for the best way to update our employee's information in Exchange. I'm currently trying to modify employee information using the EWS API. I can modify contact information, but only for a ...
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Exchange 2013 Edge Transport role

I am upgrading exchange 2007 to 2013. Although the docs say you don't need an Edge transport server any more, (as was recommended in 2007), the role still exists. What advantages are there to using ...
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In Get-Mailbox, (Exchange 2010) why would the servername change and how can I correct it?

I have a 4 node DAG in 2 sites. All databases are mounted in Site 1. For some reason the "servername" property in "get-mailbox" is causing an issue with MAPI based software such as Goodlink. ...
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Sync not correct between Exchange 2007 and MacBook Pro

a MacBook Pro is not synchronizing correctly the E-Mails to an Exchange Server 2007. Situation: We are using a SBS2008 with Exchange 2003. Users are connecting from HomeOffice via Outlook Anywhere ...
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Email account terminology

I know how to perform basic through to fairly advanced tasks in on-premises and cloud-based Exchange systems but I still sometimes get confused when trying to use the terminology. Here's what I think ...
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remove inheritance from exchange mailbox database

On Exchange 2007 mgmt shell, if I run this command: Get-MailboxDatabase "EXCHANGE1\Storage Group 4\SG4_Mailbox_DB" | GET-ADpermission -user mydomain\mysysadmin I get this output: User ...
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What does an empty AUTH EHLO SMTP response mean with MS Exchange?

I'm a programmer, not a sys-admin, but my customer's sys-admins are not being helpful and after much googling I still can't find the answer to this. My Java application gets the following response ...
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Create Distribution List from External Source

Our ERP system contains up to date information regarding the employee hierarchy (who manages who etc). Our HR Manager wants a distribution list in Exchange that only contains managers. However, our ...
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What permissions are needed on Mailbox database to call FindAppointments for all mailboxes?

I have a small application that retrieves all appointments from Exchange 2010 and puts them in a timesheet management app. The code to retrieve the appointments is as follows (it uses Exchange Web ...
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Migrating from Exchange 2010 to a VM running Exchange 2013

I have a server 2012 box that is now AD/GC/DC/DNS/Hyper-V and exchange 2010. The domain/exchange started life on a sbs 2003 box that I recently demoted after transferring all roles/mailboxes to the ...
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Search for Outlook ID

Is there a way to search for an email with a specific Oulook ID? I've got a response from a mail archive tool saying that a messag with the Outlook ID ...
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clean-mailboxdatabase error : unable to sync mailboxes with DS

Trying to run a script to clean exchange databases. When i run the clean-mailboxdatabase cmd-let I'm getting the following error: Exchange is unable to clean the database that you specified...Unable ...
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Exchange 2013 really slow outside of localhost

We've got a 12 core xeon, 24GB of ram 2012 server. We've recently migrated from exchange 2010 (which was on another server) to exchange 2013 which resides on our new 12 core server. Accessing the OWA ...
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Exchange 2010 Split-Brain DNS with an SSL for External DNS name

Last weekend I did a swing migration from Exchange 2003 to Exchange 2010. It all went fine, but now my users are getting a Security Alert ~ "The name on the security certificate is invalid or dose ...
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Reply in shared mailbox without Send on behalf / Send as permission

Users are experiencing problems with shared mailboxes in Outlook with the currently assigned rights. When a user tries to reply on an e-mail sent to a shared mailbox, the 'from address' is ...
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Exchange 2013 install into Non-functioning Exchange 2007 Environment

Have a dead Exchange 2007 Server, client was planning on going to 2013 anyways, so looking at a PST party (via OST recovery tool) and just importing into the new Exchange Server 2013. Question: what ...
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SSL Cert error after migrating to hosted exchange service

OLD SETUP SBS 2011 w/ Exchange and all clients running Office 2010 (using rpc/http as many were laptops) NEW SETUP All mailboxes and accounts moved to hosted Exchange. Local Exchange services ...
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“Delegates page is not available” in Outlook 2010 with Exchange 2010

I have a user that is trying to assign delegates but receives the following error message when they try to access Delegate information in Outlook 2010: The delegates page is not available. ...
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smtp relay attack on our mail server (not an open relay server)

Help, We put our Exchange Server (10.0.0.125) behind a SMTP Proxy server (Xeams if you have heard of it), however recently our client complaints we replies their email too late - and we found ...
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Is it possible to authenticate Outlook users with certificates on RPC over HTTPS?

I would like to understand the possibility to limit access from Internet to Exchange (RPC over HTTPS in Outlook) by requiring the machine or user to present a client certificate (before the login ...
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ExRecipNotFound; not found after disabling / recreating mailbox in exchange - x500 not working

We had an issue with some mail boxes and I have had to recreate some user mail boxes (not a Move Request). After doing this, people can't send to the new mail boxes. I have read about the x500 record ...
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Backup exchange to PST without New-MailboxExportRequest

I've been tasked with archiving the contents of 300 mailboxes to PST on an Exchange 2010 environment. However, the exchange administrators are being annoyingly overprotective and not allowing me to ...
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Exchange 2013 - Default email policy with lowercase emails?

I've been trying to apply a custom email address policy to our new Exchange 2013 server. By default Exchange gives users capitalized emails address. Eg - Firstname.Surname@contoso.com I've done a bit ...
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Exim routing based on individual email addresses

I am trying to migrate individual users, one at a time, from an Exim based mail system to an Exchange 2010 system. I'm hoping to do this by leaving the Exim based system as the MX for the time being, ...
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Exchange 2013 CAS server unknown app pool name for services

I have an problem with a CAS server that I'm trying to wrap my head around. This server was recently rebuilt (clean uninstall of Exchange 2013 and fresh install without restoring settings) in an ...
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Exchange 2010 and 2003 Co-Existence - Mail flow and Public folder issues

Hopefully someone out there can help me out. As the subject says i have exchange 2010 and 2003 in a co-existence mode. I have configured public folder replications and plan to use the powershell ...
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Microsoft Outlook VPN into Microsoft Exchange 2007 [closed]

I am having difficulty connecting to my Exchange server 2007 over VPN when using Outlook 2013 in a Windows 7 Pro environment. What has me totally baffled is that I can connect just fine from a Windows ...
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Why is email being delivered normally despite an SPF “hardfail”?

I'm trying to figure out why forged email is being delivered to major email providers (gmail.com, outlook.com) even though email is marked with an SPF hardfail. The email is also delivered to ...
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IIS/OWA is not handling new SSL Certificate

I recently created a new SSL Certificate and self-signed it via this tutorial. The new certificate showed up in the list of certificates. I then assigned IMAP, POP, SMTP & IIS to the ...
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How can I restore an Exchange 2010 mailbox to its original state after the mailbox has been deleted?

In our environment we are running Exchange 2010 with NetBackup 7 and Symantec eVault. We have global 25 year retention and no purging policies (insane, but that's what the boss wants). We use eVault ...
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Migrating from Exchange to Google Apps for Business

I am looking at migrating a client from their MS Exchange email server to Google Apps for Business email. They are a small firm with 5 email accounts, but they are very heavy email users and have ...
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Postfix TLS connection not verified

  Hi! I am in the process of setting up postfix. What I want to achieve is trusted TLS connection between all internal parties. We deployed a PKI infrastructure with a Windows Server 2012 R2 ...
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Exchange 2010 Blocking Twitter

I am responsible for a windows network with an Exchange 2010 server. It appears that we haven't been receiving twitter emails for quite sometime, maybe even as far back as just before ...
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550 5.7.1 Message Rejected due to content restrictions

I have a server that for some reason, out of the blue is now having a huge amount of its email being rejected, coming back with 550 5.7.1 NDR's or various derivatives thereof. This just started ...
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Exchange 2003 & 2010 Coexistence - Access denied in OWA

I am currently working on migrating a client from Exchange 2003 to 2010. I have configured the mail flow through the 2010(internet send & receive connectors) and configured a bidirectional RGC. ...
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Exchange 2010 Autodiscover, Return OWAUrl Configuration

I have a Exchange 2010 instance where 2 different domains, Fabrikam.com and Contoso.com, are using the same server that has all 3 Exchange server roles installed, CAS/Transport/Mailbox. All of the ...
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Allow outgoing mail without authentication in MS Exchange

We have a legacy application that needs to send notification email to users using SMTP. It runs on a dedicated server with static IP. It has configuration for SMTP USer and SMTP Server IP, but no ...
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BCC every incoming and outgoing e-mail in Microsoft Exchange

A content inspection system wants to inspect every e-mail that is sent or received outside organisation's boundary (e.g. from/to Internet). I do not want to put the inspection system in-line as an ...
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Android and Microsoft ActiveSync problems

I have a Windows 2008 R2 Server with Exchange 2010 installed, and I'm having trouble to set up the Microsoft ActiveSync properly. Right now it works wonders with iPad and iPhone, but something is ...
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Email disappears in OWA [closed]

i have an hosted exchange 2013 server, with 2 emails address configured in POP on thunderbird. But my email disappears in OWA after reading them in thunderbird. Why?
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How to prevent Microsoft Small Business Server Active Directory addresses showing up in OSX Address Book?

A client has MS Small Business Server installed and numerous iMacs and MacBooks in their office which staff use. They use Google Apps for Business for email not Exchange. Their IT guy needed to ...
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How can I create a dynamic distribution group for an (approximate) section of users?

I need to set up ten dynamic distribution groups, each for about a tenth of the users in my Exchange environment, but I can't find a suitable filter to use. I tried filtering on the first letter of ...
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Uncontrolled MS Exchange db growth caused by a single mailbox

I have an odd problem on one of the MS Exchange 2010 systems I manage. A single mailbox is causing rapid database growth. This is a problem we saw once before on the same system, only this time its a ...
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Emails to AOL address arrive with incorrect Sent Time

People in our company have been emailing a person with an AOL email address (let's say bob@aol.com). The first problem was that the emails were taking hours to arrive. This isn't a big deal. ...
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Need help configuring Exchange 2010 server certificate

I've set an a multi-role Exchange server (SVR1) for my office, and now I am setting up a second multi-role server (SVR2) in a different site. Outlook Anywhere is not activated, and I don't have an ...
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Enable Outlook/Exchange autoarchive feature

I would like to apply automatic email archiving to the local computer for all domain users. Now we use Exchange 2010 and Outlook 2010/2013. I already tried to turn on Exchange retention policy tags, ...