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Does Outlook continue to auto-discover account settings for already configured accounts? Can it be prevented?

fail2ban just locked me out of our website because something from my desktop was hammering port 443 on the server (which is not in use). I saw my IP also requesting "GET ...
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Disable Autodiscover in Outlook

My Dad's Outlook constantly asks him for Autodiscover settings. Since he is using 1and1 and I'm hosting the domain and doing email forwarding, I'd like to disable the Autodiscover process on his PC. ...
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Outlook - set time scale to 15 min via group policy

By default Outlook allows user to book meetings in 30 minute increments. It is possible to change a time scale to make it easier to book 15 minute meetings: ...
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Why is rpcping claiming I'm not authorized to ping RPC proxy?

I'm troubleshooting an Outlook performance issue and suspect that it's related to slow RPC response times for the user in question. I'm already seeing Avg Resp values in the Outlook Connection Status ...
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Exchange 2013: shared mailbox very large

I have an Exchange 2013 server with a dozen users. These users are using a shared mailbox for sharing all communications in nearly a thousand subfolders for a total of about 20GB. Unfortunately, the ...
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How to suppress an unwanted external Autodiscover lookup?

In a small network with Exchange 2007, when starting Outlook 2010 (and once in a while afterwards), users get a prompt to confirm that it's safe to get account configuration information from ...
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Automatic email client configuration

I have been looking for an automatic tool for e-mail clients like Outlook, Gmail and iPhone. How could I create a file that I can send to a new user that will setup their e-mail client? Can I use a ...
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Exporting Client Data from Groupwise 6.5 to Outlook 2010 without Crashing

My employer has recently moved from Novell GroupWise 6.5 to Exchange 2010. We've imposed mailbox limits on staff but we still need to move their old messages, contacts, calendars, etc. over to Outlook ...
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Exchange 2010 OWA - a few questions about using multiple mailboxes

We have an Exchange 2010 SP2 deployment and we need that our users could access multiple mailboxes in OWA. The problem is that a user (eg John Smith) needs to access not just somebody else's (eg Tom ...
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Outlook Replies with Inline Comments

I have a user who uses Word as his e-mail editor. Often when replying to an e-mail, he'll insert his comments into the body of the original e-mail. Since he is using Word as the editor, these show ...
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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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Exchange 2003 resource scheduling with mixed client versions

We run Exchange 2003, but have a mix of Outlook 2003/2007/2010 in the environment. We have three rooms that need to be configured as resources. Some observations we've made with resource ...
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Event ID 9331 MSExchangeSA & Event ID 9335 MSExchangeSA

I get this two Exchange 2010 Global Address book related event IDs: Event ID 9331 MSExchangeSA OABGen encountered error 80004005 (internal ID 50101f1) accessing the public folder database while ...
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Tracking down source of duplicate email messages in Outlook / Exchange environment

I have a few users, who are also Blackberry users, that occasionally have duplicate emails generated from their "mailbox". I put mailbox in quotes because I'm not exactly sure where the duplicates ...
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Outlook 2007 login prompt repeat prompt and exchange 2010

It seems when I first setup a new user in Outlook 2007, a login prompt comes up and asks for credentials. After the account is setup, the login prompt will repeatedly prompt throughout the day and is ...
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Outlook 2013 rules do not work after migrating mailbox to Exchange 2013

About a month ago I added Exchange 2013 to my org and migrated my box to it (from Exchange 2010). At that point my rules completely stopped working automatically. If I ran them manually they worked ...
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Outlook 2010 photos not showing in sent email header

I have been searching around in other posts but the common solution is to turn off "Show users photos when available" I know how to do that and that is not what I need a solution for at the moment. ...
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Exchange 2003-Exchange 2010 post migration GAL/OAB problem

I am very new to Exchange so forgive my newbie-ness. I've exhausted Google trying to find a way to solve my problem so I'm hoping some of you gurus can shed some light on my next steps. Please forgive ...
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Outlook security alert - The name on the security certificate is invalid or does not match the name of the site

SBS 2008 running Exchange 2007 and IIS6.0 CompanyA has two other companies that operate under the same roof. To accommodate email, we have 3 Exchange accounts per user to manage this. All users use ...
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Outlook: how do I display the email address in TO:, rather than the account?

I have an exchange mailbox called "Support" with two email addresses: foo@company.com (primary) bar@company.com Mail to both addresses goes to the same inbox correctly and message show as To: ...
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Windows 7 user profile migration between domains + exchange

I'll spare the long winded explanation as to why, let's just say the company has had a massive change and I'm taking the opportunity to perform some infrastructure changes. I have several 2003 ...
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exchange 2007 mailbox search keeps breaking for Terminal server users

system environment: Exchange 2007 server with 4x mailbox databases Windows Server 2008 Terminal Servers (3 TS servers serving about 200 users) Outlook 2007 We currently have users using terminal ...
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How to auto-cc a system email account any time a user creates an appointment

I will not bother explaining my full architecture or reasons for wanting this in order to keep this question short: Is it possible to auto-cc a certain email account any time a Exchange user creates ...
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Organizational Forms Library Subfolder in Oultook

How can I create a subfolder within the Outlook Organization Forms Library? I have been able to publish forms to this location, but I would like to create a folder and have additional forms published ...
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Dropping attachments when importing millions of .MSG files into Outlook via PowerShell script

For various reason, I need to migration several million emails from one archiving solution to another. The only method of getting the data out of Solution A is by using a proprietary utility to dump ...
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Dovecot, IMAP outlook reports error 0x800CCC0E cannot synchronize subscribed folders

I have recently some issues with people using my email server. They have problems with synchronizing folders on outlook, and I can't figure out what to do. I found somewhere that I could extend a ...
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Ignore recipients if they're out of office

We send out multiple emails on a daily basis to everyone in the company (via a user group), some are required reading and others can be discarded if not read on the day. The issue we face is that when ...
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Allow users to delete non-owned meetings in Rooms

I have an AD universal group called Kanata_CF_Nunavut_Admins which i have assigned Editor rights to a Rooms calendar in Exchange 2010. Members of that group should be allowed to cancel other peoples ...
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How to fix: The email message was detected as spam 554 Transaction failed?

Everything was working fine, no changes to DNS or Email Server settings. Then we got the error below when some users (not all) send emails (some user and domain names and ip's have been changed). ...
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How to extract specific messages from Outlook OST files?

The company I work for is in the middle of a legal dispute. As part of the dispute we have been asked to provide all emails SENT TO or RECEIVED from a list of 141 individuals during a 4 month time ...
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Import of PST backup of calendar folder is rejected as not containin calendar data

I recently migrated a user on Outlook with a pop account (PST file) to Exchange (OST file). We need to import his contacts from the PST file to the new Calendar in his Exchange box. I added the PST ...
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Recover data from OST file

I need to recover some mails from a backed up OST file. Unfortunately, I deleted the corresponding IMAP mail account from Outlook. When I recreate the mail account and replace the created OST file ...
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Problems saving encrypted emails from Outlook into Document Management System

We use a commercially available Document Management System (DMS) which integrates with Microsoft Outlook 2010. This allows users to save important emails in the DMS so that their colleagues have ...
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Mapi or Imap for small company with slow internet connection and outlook

I am helping a small company that currently have an external hosted MAPI solution in Outlook 2010-2013. It runs on 6-7 computers and for all users their outlook takes between 15-60 seconds to start, ...
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Emails can't download to Outlook (dovecot, sendmail, CentOS)

I installed dovecot with yum install dovecot Added the following configuration options to /etc/dovecot/dovecot.conf: protocols = imap pop3 lmtp disable_plaintext_auth = NO listen =* To ...
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Which attribute in Active Directory is used to store 'Outlook Anywhere' details?

I'm using Active Directory and Exchange 2010. I want to know which LDAP attribute in Active Directory will be affected if I enable or disable 'Outlook Anywhere' feature.
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KB968730 after Server 2003 SP2 already installed

Our company already has Server 2003 SP2 installed, and with it brought crypt32.dll version 5.131.3790.5014. We're still, however, having what I believe are SHA2 errors (see below). Some preliminary ...
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Outlook Exchange 2010- OWA/Outlook Client issue [closed]

Would there be a obvious reason why users can access OWA to receive email but they get a disconnect error on their Outlook client? Things I've done: Restarted/Checked all Microsoft Exchange ...
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Exchange contacts are missing in OWA

I'm working for an IT department at a university. I've got a user who's using Outlook 2011 on a Mac, and OWA. She has more than 700 contacts in her Outlook contacts (not under "On My Mac" or in ...
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Enforcing the use of S/MIME for a specific sender and/or recipient domain in Outlook and/or Exchange

I want to ensure that Exchange 2013/Outlook 2013 only accepts messages originating from a specific sender domain if they were signed by S/MIME. All unsigned messages should not be delivered to the ...
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Exchange 2010 DAG and CAS Array online and fine but Outlook clients can't connect anymore

I come to you while in a bind : I have two Exchange 2010 SP3 servers installed in the same site, with a DAG working fine, database is mounted on server #1 (index is healthy). I configured a DNS Round ...
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Force Removal of Exchange and External Outlook Connectivity

I have just performed a force removal of an erroring Exchange 2010 server from an Exchange organisation, which involved performing a cleanup in Active Directory to remove the server properly as we ...
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If using outlook to connect to exchange, how to recover contact groups?

So recently we had to move to another exchange server and migrated all data over. Some PC's running outlook had to have their account in outlook recreated (By going into Account settings and removing ...
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SBS2008 (Outlook/Exchange) How to change permission on public folder calendar

A user in my office created a shared calendar on our public folder in outlook, they have set everyone up as an author but I need to add another user as author and they are out of the office for four ...
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set attachment size limit in outlook with a domain policy

Is there a way to add a domain policy to a Windows 2008 domain that sets the attachments size limit for Outlook (various versions) and Windows Mail?
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Store PGP keys on Active Directory/Exchange?

I am looking to implement a transparent plugin for Outlook that would need no configuration at all. I was thinking of maybe using Active Directory/Exchange to store each user's public key and be able ...
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How can we migrate outlook emails to Google domains

Our custom domain's Microsoft Mail server To Google App Mail server migration: We have the Microsoft Exchange custom domain mail server for our business which has been created as a free service ...
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Should DNS A timeout to result in permanent email failure?

Occasionally an email does not get through when sent to a recipient who uses the outlook.com system for their email server. Their MX record resolves fine, but their A record (something like ...
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Server 2012: Should I use Cached Exchange Mode with Terminal Server?

The setup is a (all brand new) single physical Dell server, with 32GB RAM, running Server 2012. This has a single 3-disk RAID 5 array (DELL PERC) mapped to 3 volumes in Windows. They are SAS disks. ...
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Exchange 2010 Global Address Book

We have issues with Outlook and Exchange 2010: The global address book doesn't get updated on any Outlook clients (but works fine on the web access). We tried deleting the local address book and let ...