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Share outgoing messages related to a specific public folder

I have a knotty problem to solve. My scenario: Exchange 2007 Public folder: staff (email: staff@domainx.com) 3 users (user1, user2, user3) are allowed to get access to staff public folder My ...
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Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services user-credentials

Does anyone know how the "user-credentials" string is encoded/encrypted that is used for Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services? Thanks. ...
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Non-R2 vs R2 versions of Microsoft products [closed]

Is the R2 version just a major update for the original product with the same name (e.g. Windows 2012 vs Windows 2012 R2) or are they actually considered separate products that must be purchased (or ...
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MS Dynamics slow response when inserting lead record from WSDL

My client uses Microsoft Dynamics CRM. We wrote a basic php try catch script to post a forms values to their CRM. While testing the first submission takes a few seconds to get a response from the ...
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Custom Alert in SCCM 2012 R2

Is it possible to create a custom alert in SCCM 2012 R2. I want SCCM to alert me when computers in a certain group have a less than a certain percentage of available hard drive space. I know there ...
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More efficient way to retrieve Office365 data via Powershell

I am trying to get mailbox statistics from Office 365. This is the current script: # Get credentials $O365Creds = New-Object -Typename System.Management.Automation.PSCredential -ArgumentList ...
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Legacy files, opened in Excel 2010, have missing/hidden data

We've got a client who has 1,000's of excel documents that were created in Excel 2000 (or earlier). Which they still use to this day (Currently on Excel 2010) A few users are experiencing issue with ...
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Microsoft Exchange 2013, IMAP Login fails sometimes

Siuation: I have a script (different server) that log in every 10 minutes in the exchange-server via IMAP. Everytime it fails I get a mail. One time per day it fails with a error that the auth ...
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Rules for Active directory user name string

I have googled but not able to find a proper set of restriction in user name in active directory setting. Please help me in telling what are the special char which are not allowed in Active directory ...
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How to create a Service Connection Point for Exchange (Manually)

I'm being cautious here. Before I remove anything I want to be able to put it back. I'm having issues with a domain joined computer that is using SCP to get exchange autodiscovery information. It's ...
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Distribution list with external email sent from outside

I have Exchange Server 2010 in my environment and I have the following problem with Distribution Lists. I have created one Distribution List which includes email addresses from our company and ...
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Setting Permissions in Windows Azure Website

Windows Azure has its own set of permissions. How can I change it? Because I'm using a php website, and I want to delete a file from the folder deployed in my website directory, but I got permission ...
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How to setup a daily report of the top e-mail senders in Exchange 2010

We have had issues with compromised Exchange accounts sending a large amount of unsolicited e-mails out. We have mitigated this by using a cloud e-mail gateway that does a better job in detecting ...
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Is Windows Azure Pack actually being used anywhere [closed]

Microsoft Windows Azure Pack (WAP) seems to have been around for a year or so now, but I'm wondering if anyone out there using it for an actual production environment? ...
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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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Need help solving permission error on navision 2013 webservices

I think this question border on both programmers and server admin knowledge so let's hope I choose the correct forum. I need to make an application communicate with Microsoft dynamics 2013 using it's ...
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EAP-TLS MSCHAPv2 Windows Server Certificate Requirements for RADIUS

I am trying to get RADIUS (freeradius) in our Network working, there are still some problems with Microsoft Supplicants which reject the certificate installed on the RADIUS Server There is a ...
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Configure MSSQL 2008 to use kerberos authentication

I would like to set my current mssql db (2008 and 2012) to authenticate using a linux kerberos server that I have in my environment . The windows station is in a workgroup and I would like to avoid ...
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Failed to run task sequence - 80004005. DNS working though

I seem to be getting a fairly common generic error but with possibly with a slight difference then some of the other problems/answers I have seen. Generally it looks like this is a DNS issue but I am ...
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Manage Microsoft DNS Records from Linux

Is there a utility that allows remote editing of records on a Microsoft DNS server FROM LINUX? I know you can edit the records using DNSCMD but that is only usable on Window, is there something ...
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Copy User Mappings for SQL Logins using SQLCMD - MS SQL Server

Is there a way to directly copy the User Mapping from one SQL Server login to another using SQLCMD? In SQL Server Management Studio Object Explorer | (local) | Security | Logins, Right-Click a user ...
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SCCM 2012 R2: Email / Alert on component status errors

I know that as of SCCM SP1 we are now able to monitor and alert on a few more things in SCCM. We can now alert if there are problems with not only AV / malware alerts but also client and database ...
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certificate authority service wont start

I have this CA service issue which is not starting hence not issuing any new certificate to my wireless users, when ever we try to start that this comes back with the Bad Key. 0x80090003 (-2146893821) ...
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Win2k8S-R2, IIS FTP 7.5 lost ability to receive files in passive mode

I have a Jenkins build environment which, when complete, uploads the result binaries using Ruby to our FTP server for distribution. Between two builds, from the same slave node, of the same binary ...
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Resell SQL Server 2008 Volume Licenses [duplicate]

This may sound like a strange question, but it's incredibly relevant to my company. If it's legit to purchase previously used VL keys for SQL Server 2008 and have them legally transferred over to us ...
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Microsoft Licensing - Exchange, Server 2008, Server 2012 [duplicate]

The dreaded Microsoft audit has come my way and although I am happy to pay the money to comply I have no idea about how to make sense of Microsoft Licensing. Currently I have a mix of Server 2008 and ...
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ADFS 2.0 Best Practices

I'm having a hard time finding some good articles on best practices for ADFS. We are looking to implement SSO for less than 200 users. We plan on setting up a federated server farm (2 servers) ...
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Removing GPO - comprehensive list of 'tattooed and non tattooed' registry settings

Is there a comprehensive collection or perhaps even a 'quick guide' to which GPO settings (or registry keys) are protected from GPO 'tattooing'? I have a few clients who have horrendous GPO policies ...
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On Exchange Server enable require that all senders are authenticated on all groups

I have a large number of Distribution Groups on my Exchange 2007 server. I am starting to get spam addressed to these group addresses and would like to enable the "Require all senders are ...
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High Available SQL Server without SAN by using AlwaysOn feature

I have two Microsoft SQL Servers (v 2012) and I want to make them mirror and when one of them goes down the second one will be replaced. AlwaysOn is a new feature in SQL Server 2012 that is ...
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Can you sync two different domains on MS DNS server?

Lets say you are running a domain X, but want your internal DNS server to handle requests for both domain X and domain Y such that if machine1.X resolves to a.b.c.d, that machine1.Y would resolve to ...
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Azure: Could not automatically scale XXXX because monitoring data was not found

I've recently tried turning on the autoscaling feature on one of our cloud computing services, and I was simply unable to activate it. I've attached the settings configuration used to set up scaling ...
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Is is possible to use WSUS to update sufrace pro devices from sbs2011

We have surface pros in SBS2011 environment is it possible to use wsus in sbs2011 to manage update for surface pro devices? additional notes: so far surface pro devices shows up in sbs server console, ...
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Individual licenses needed for guests on 2012 datacenter? [duplicate]

I think I may not be 100% clear on Microsoft's licensing model for Server 2012 Datacenter edition. I have read that datacenter entitles you to run unlimited VMs, but Standard only allows you to run ...
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Automating installation of the SCOM agent on a linux system

I've been tasked to find out if there is a way to install the scom agent automatically, on freshly spawned amazon instances. http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh212686.aspx I'm worried that ...
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How does Exchange Management Console 2010 decide which server to connect to for “On Premises”?

I saw this question but it did not provide me enough to answer my question. We have multiple CAS servers with different RU (rollup) levels; we gradually do upgrades. On my local machine, I installed ...
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Microsoft Private Cloud: how do I enable web managment? [closed]

First thing, this is a college project, I know that I broke some rules on having so many roles on one server, but again this is just to prove to my instructor that I can setup MS Private Cloud. So, I ...
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Microsoft , Hotmail , Live , MSN, Outlook , unable to send emails and no support received from microsoft in 3 months we are trying asking for that [closed]

Ok this is somenthing unbelievable, we have a website, users sign up and receives links to confirm they signed up BUT: 1 - microsoft blocked our IP (no one with microsoft email account can receive ...
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windows storage server 2012 web administration

I needed to build a raid server in house for development. Being in MSDN we chose windows storage server 2012. We set up a storage pool and exercised fails and then re-built the server. I bumped into ...
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SQL Server 2008 R2 error: 18456, state 1: login failed for “domain\username”

I can't seem to authenticate to my SQL server using the following command: sqlcmd -S myserver -d mydatabase -U user -P password It always says, error: 18456, state 1: login failed for ...
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Office 365 Mailbox Information

How do I find the following information about a mailbox created in the office 365? Date of creation. Name of administrator who created the mailbox. Thanks,
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Microsoft dynamics - GridControl.js error

I have plug in CRM2011 to Outlook 2013, and when I try open CRM in Outlook I see this error Error: Could not complete the operation due to error 800a139e Code: 0 URL; ...
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Microsoft licensing in a virtualized environment questions [duplicate]

I plan on deploying two physical servers which will run VMware ESXi and have a number of questions regarding Microsoft licensing. To note, all the VMs on the servers will be configured to run in ...
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Can't deliver emails to microsoft

I have a postfix server, on Ubuntu 13.04. On my domain, I set up correctly every MX, SFP, DKIM and A record. I've tested them with gmail, reports DKIM and SPF PASSED. So no problems, my mails comes ...
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Microsoft exchange autodiscover 404 errors

What is the best way to handle an Exchange autodiscover request on a linux web server? Currently it looks for example.com/autodiscover/autodiscover.xml. Since this page doesn't exist it throws a 404. ...
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How to setup Microsoft DNS so it does not contribute to DNS amplification attacks

I am using a Microsoft DNS server to host both our internal and external DNS. This means that recursive lookups needs to be turned on, or internal users will not be able to perform DNS queries. ...
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System Center Data Protection Manager - DPM

I just stood up a SCDPM 2012 SP1 server and I am having an issue pushing an agent. I suspect that it is a firewall issue in the datacenter, between different subnets, but I am trying to verify that. ...
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Are there any negative side-effects to adding questions to a QA Gate in FIM 2010R2 (without requiring re-registration)?

We recently implemented FIM 2010R2 on our domain, and several users already started registering their answers for the self-service password retrieval feature. We've also recently identified new (and ...
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Does MS notify when an OS patch is updated?

We know the drill, every Patch Tuesday MS releases a long list of MS13-xx patches. Those typically consist of KB items for individual configurations or servers. From time to time, though, Microsoft ...
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Can we use ports other than 993 for imap in microsoft hosted exchange servers?

Can we use ports other than 993 for IMAP in Microsoft hosted exchange servers? Are these ports fixed from the Microsoft side OR any organization can configure its own port? Please share the list of ...