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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How to send outbound messages only through some Edge servers and not others?

I have an Exchange 2010 infrastructure with multiple Hub servers and multiple Edge servers; all Edge servers are subscribed to the organization and are used to deliver both inbound and outbound ...
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How do I get statistics from Exchange about the number of words typed in emails

Summary I am looking for a way to show staff that if they put just a small percentage of the time and effort they spend e-mailing each other into writing documentation, they would end up with a great ...
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Exchange 2003 mail non-delivery (NDR), spam activity? events 7002 & 7004

Windows Server 2003 Small Business Server SP2 Exchange Version 6.5 (Build 7638.2: Service Pack 2) This network has been neglected and has been having email problems for years and was on many ...
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ActiveSync does not sync appointments from iCalendar files

There is a problem with ActiveSync and iCalendar files, at least with Outlook/Exchange: you receive an email with an iCalendar attachment, .vcs or .ics file. you accept the meeting request or double ...
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Exchange server cannot connect to remote host

I have installed a Microsoft Exchange 2013 server on a Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 machine. I've installed both Mailbox and Client Access roles. All the prerequisites have been installed. I found a fix ...
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Can I use different certifcates for www and Exchange?

I have a website www.domainname.com and a published Exchange address of webmail.domainname.com The website is hosted offsite and the Exchange server is on-premises. I need extended validation for the ...
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Exchange Online Powershell Dynamic Dist. List of Contacts

We have Exchange online with Office 365. I am trying to set up a dynamic distribution list of external mail contacts if their address contains a certain email domain. I have tried the powershell ...
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Issues with Forefront for Exchange file filter

I have an issue where I want to strip some image attachments from emails. Using Forefront for Exchange I can create a file filter rule based on attachment name, type, and size. This initially seemed ...
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Dial Extension without Pound key in Exchange 2010

We are trying to move from Cisco Unity to Exchange 2010 SP1 Unified messaging. Our goal is to keep everything as similar as possible. With unity our Auto Attendant greeting is something like this: ...
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Not receiving emails from edge server - 6 hours later and I still can't see why

6 hours ago I stopped receiving email from our edge server. We can send email out and we can send email to each other just not receive from external domains. I re-established the subscription and it ...
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How to identify Message-ID from the Sender's mailbox

We have an Exchange 2010 & Outlook 2010 environment. When a bulk item is sent to multiple users, each of the message has the same unique message-ID. I am researching a way to identify to validate ...
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Detecting/preventing malicious outlook rules

Attackers like to abuse Outlook for a variety of purposes. For example, an attacker could auto forward emails to a remote address or persist inside a network by creating client-side rules that ...
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Exchange 2013 with two wildcard certificates for services

We've an Exchange Server with two different DNS names pointing to the same server, the internal and the external name. Something like this: exchange.domain.com [External Domain] ...
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Exchange 2013 IPBlockListProvider blocking some (but not all) matched IPs

I have configured our Exchange 2013 Edge Transport server to utilize several IPBlockListProviders including Spamhaus. While they work great most of the time, there are still some emails which despite ...
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How to handle (and test) hybrid multi-forest with Office365

Let's say we have two domains: contoso.com and fabrikam.com. Both have: two UPNs (.local and .com) Then: Contoso.com have Lync servers on-premise. Exchange, Sharepoint 2013 and Azure AD on ...
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Retrieve “IP Phone” Attribute from AD for Exchange Disclaimer/Signature

I'm trying to build a company-wide signature in Exchange using the Transport Rules and Disclaimers. I'd like to include our Skype names as part of this signature. In ADAC, the closest field I could ...
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Setting up forced/mutual/required TLS with checktls.com, sending works, receiving returns 530 5.7.1 (not authenticated)

I have exchange 2010 on a 64-bit Windows Server 2008 R2 VM. I am using an SSL multi domain certificate from a certificate authority with IIS and SMTP services enabled. My goal is to setup ...
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Programatically Creating Outlook Rules

I need to distribute a rule to all my users. Conditions are subject contains, from and has attachment. I didn't want to reinvent the wheel for this, so I initially tried New-InboxRule from the ...
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Exchange 2010 SP3: 4.3.1 Insufficient system resources

We have Office 365 with a hybrid deployment. Our on-premise server is relaying email directly out to the web (not via EOP). domain-a.com is an accepted domain on our on-premise server; domain-b.com is ...
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Analyze meeting room coverage on Exchange server

We have a dozen meeting rooms, are looking to get rid of some of them, if we can prove that the remaining meeting rooms will cover our needs. We use an Exchange server. Is there any way I can query ...
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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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Renamed user in Active Directory/Exchange not correctly displaying in Outlook calender

We renamed a user via the SBS2011 console. It appeared to update everywhere. However when other domain users use Outlook to connect to the user's shared calendar it still has the old username. Ex: ...
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Rolling Oncall Distribution List with Microsoft Exchange

I'm trying to set up an "oncall" user/email for Microsoft Exchange (ex: oncall@mybiz.org), with the idea being that whoever on my team is currently "oncall" will be added to the list. Then, when they ...
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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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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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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 2003 100% CPU from store.exe Inetinfo.exe

We are running exchange 2003 which mysteriously rebooted itself over the weekend and now is running with 100% CPU through "store.exe" "Inetinfo.exe" which also seems to be very slow running ...
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MS Exchange - Public Reservations For Calendar (similar to www.youcanbook.me)

Does Exchange (or Office 365 Exchange hosting) offer any functionality similar to www.youcanbook.me, where people who are not members of an organization (and do not have login credentials) can make ...
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Exchange Server 2013 and RADIUS server(freeRADIUS2)

I am a student and doing an internship. I have to test Microsoft Exchange Server 2013. I am using Windows Server 2012, I already installed Exchange Server 2013 on it and everything works as intended. ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Multiple CAS servers with Microsoft Exchange and selective authorization

I have a Microsoft Exchange 2010 organization within one Microsoft Windows domain and I have users accessing it through OWA. For simplicity lets say I currently have one CAS server (CAS 1) which is ...
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Exchange 07 to 07 mailbox migration using local continuous replication

I have an existing Exchange Server ex0 and a fresh Exchange Server ex1, both 2007SP3. The servers are in different sites so users cannot access mailboxes on ex1 as from my understanding, a standalone ...
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Exchange HA Cert handling

If you have two Exchange 2010 servers acting as a client access, hub transport and mailbox server. One as a primary online server and the other as a warm or hot spare scenerio. How at the certs ...
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Can Telnet be used to test Direct Push is open “long enough”

I am getting the event below in the Eventlog regarding Direct Push for Activesync. If it matters we have a Cisco ASA and a Citrix Netscaler. Event 1040 MSExchange Activesync The average of ...
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Out of office broken on Exchange 2007 server wide

We are running a 2007 Exchange server with the most recent rollout. We have a CAS server set up. Recently after routine maintenance we have had users complain that their Out of Office (OOF) is not ...
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Exchange 2010 being blacklisted

Let me start with thanking everyone for trying to help. First, let me fill everyone to the environment we are running. We are using Exchange 2010 in virtual Windows 2008 R2 (VMWare 4.5). We are ...
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Dismounted Exchange Database - It's disappeared

I dismounted a database to try and fix the backup. It's not in the list of databases anymore, and I can't figure out how to mount it again. Googling does not help. Does anyone have any suggestions? ...
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Defining the GAL for Outlook 2007

I'm having an issue with running Outlook clients between domains. Essentially, the computers that Outlook is installed on are joined to Domain 1. They, however, must connect to Domain 2 which is ...
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Out-of-office in Exchange 2010 doesn't work after executing new email address policy

After changing the email address policy from alias to first name.last name the out-of-office function doesn't work anymore from Outlook (we're using 2007 or 2010). It works from OWA. I've been ...
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Exchange 2010 disabled account…will email redirect work?

If user mailbox account has been disabled in exchange 2010, will email redirect still work? Or will the mailbox need to be enabled for the redirect to work?
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MS Exchange 2000 - move entire mail store to another server

I am in the situation that I have to replace an old server running MS Exchange 2000 server. This is running within a Active Directory domain consisting of, apart from that old server, a few Windows ...
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Cannot move emails to Outlook 2007 .pst archive

I'm getting a message that says: Cannot move the items. You don't have appropriate permission to perform this operation. Things I've tried: I've checked the security settings for the entire ...
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Remove priv1.edb from functioning Exchange 2003 server

I have an Exchange 2003 server (Exchange1) that is just about to run out of space on the partition where the priv1.edb database is located. We have another fully functional Exchange 2003 server ...
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Exchange 2007 databases keep growing exponentially - Why?

I am using exchange 2007 in my infrastructure setup and do daily backups, however in the past week or two I have noticed that that my database space is growing in size, taking up 4gb more each day. I ...
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Email hosting for external domains

Is it possible with exchange server, to not only host email for the internal Lan but also for external lans, other businesses for example. So if my company is Acompany.com and our email is hosted on ...