Exchange World

My notes to myself and others about Microsoft Exchange 2013, Exchange 2010, Microsoft Exchange 2007 , Microsoft Exchange 2003, E2k3, E12, E14, E15

From .5GB #per #user to #10GB

20 times increase in the #SharePoint Online #per #user license storage allocation ! Great news for...

Author: nawaral Date: 06/11/2018

Enabling Exchange server TLS 1.2 and Identifying Clients Not Using It

We will use this a lot so lets keep it here...

Author: nawaral Date: 04/11/2018

Configure Exchange to support delegated mailbox permissions in a hybrid deployment

Important and long waited changes related to Mailbox delegation (Permissions) in Hybrid Deployments...

Author: nawaral Date: 04/11/2018

Ignite 2017 Exchange sessions !

See below for some of the Ignite 2017 Exchange sessions that worth watching ! Running Exchange...

Author: nawaral Date: 10/04/2017

Free books to enjoy including Azure and Office 365

Author: nawaral Date: 07/25/2017

Forcing synchronization with Azure AD Connect 1.1 (AAD Connect 1.1)

With AAD Connect 1.1, Microsoft no longer have a Windows scheduled task running every 3 hours. The...

Author: nawaral Date: 02/25/2016

Important notice about certificate expiration for Exchange 2013 Hybrid customers

If you’re running Exchange 2013 and you’ve configured a hybrid deployment with Office...

Author: nawaral Date: 02/25/2016

Azure AD Connect 1.1 is now GA

With this new release, we now support sync directory data every 30 minutes With this release, in the...

Author: nawaral Date: 02/22/2016

PowerShell for Office 365

its been a while , a nice site not to miss :)

Author: nawaral Date: 07/09/2015

Support for Exchange 2013 on Azure IaaS

Deployment of Exchange 2013 on Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) providers is supported if all...

Author: nawaral Date: 05/07/2015

Network ports for clients and mail flow in Exchange 2013

Amazing link, must be here :)

Author: nawaral Date: 04/09/2015

Exchange Server 2013 Performance Recommendations and Performance counters Direct link to Performance...

Author: nawaral Date: 01/21/2015

Clean-mailboxdatabase and Exchange 2013

Clean-MailboxDatabase command has been decommissioned for Exchange 2013 and replaced with...

Author: nawaral Date: 11/20/2014

Backup and Restore Instructions for the DirSync Database

The Windows Azure Active Directory Sync tool (DirSync) is used to provision user accounts from...

Author: nawaral Date: 10/16/2014

Issues with Exchange 2013 Cumulative Update 6 (CU6)

Exchange 2013 CU6 databases unexpectedly fail over in a co-existence environment with Exchange 2007:...

Author: nawaral Date: 09/10/2014

Released: Cumulative Update 6 for Exchange Server 2013,Update Rollup 7 for Exchange Server 2010 Service Pack 3, and Released: Update Rollup 14 for Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 3

The Exchange team announced Exchange Server 2013 Cumulative Update 6. CU6 represents the...

Author: nawaral Date: 09/10/2014

Largest collection of FREE Microsoft eBooks ever

FREE Microsoft eBooks! Who doesn’t love FREE Microsoft eBooks? Enjoy :)...

Author: nawaral Date: 07/18/2014

Exchange 2013 Maintenance mode

Now that Exchange 2013 service pack 1 is released, I believe it’s a good time to revisit this...

Author: nawaral Date: 03/30/2014

Released: Update Rollup 5 for Exchange 2010 Service Pack 3 and Update Rollup 13 for Exchange 2007 Service Pack 3

Update Rollup 5 for Exchange Server 2010 Service Pack 3 Update Rollup 13 for Exchange Server 2007...

Author: nawaral Date: 02/25/2014

Released: Exchange Server 2013 Service Pack 1

Exchange Server 2013 Service Pack 1 (SP1) is now available for download! Please make sure to read...

Author: nawaral Date: 02/25/2014

{Tool for office 365 / O365} DirSync Toolbox

Author: nawaral Date: 02/18/2014

Transforming work, transforming Office

And, we will continue with our on-premises releases of both SharePoint Server and Exchange Server on...

Author: nawaral Date: 02/18/2014

Hello MapiHttp

Exchange 2013 SP1 is expected to have a new protocol implementation called MapiHttp. To help you...

Author: nawaral Date: 02/06/2014

'Microsoft.Exchange.Management.PowerShell.E2010' is not installed on this machine

I have written before about the case of a missing shortcut for Exchange PowerShell here...

Author: nawaral Date: 02/06/2014

Released: Exchange Server 2013 Cumulative Update 3 & Update Rollup 3 For Exchange 2010 Service Pack 3

Exchange 2013 CU3 The Exchange team is announcing today the availability of our most recent...

Author: nawaral Date: 12/05/2013

Exchange Server 2013 Service Pack 1 Coming in Early 2014

The big news is here :) Exchange Server 2013 Service Pack 1 Coming in Early 2014 Few notable...

Author: nawaral Date: 11/20/2013

The Exchange ActiveSync Admin (EASAdmin)

Nice tool, adding it to the blog , so we never forget about it The Exchange ActiveSync Admin...

Author: nawaral Date: 11/14/2013

Office 365: New version of DirSync released

Version: 6553.0002Date Released:11/4/2013Notable Changes: Fix to handle Read-Only Domain Controllers...

Author: nawaral Date: 11/05/2013

Update Rollup 2 For Exchange 2010 SP3 Released (KB2866475)

Download: KB Articles:...

Author: nawaral Date: 08/13/2013

Moving to Exchange 2010 SP3 ? pay attention to “Logfile 'f:logsDBEnn.log’ is generation 2024; however the expected generation is 2004”

I have seen the following behavior in certain customer environments, and this is due to the 8DOT3...

Author: nawaral Date: 05/21/2013

Released: Exchange 2013 Server Role Requirements Calculator

The long waited , is here :)...

Author: nawaral Date: 05/14/2013

Latest Exchange 2013 downloadable help file

Author: nawaral Date: 04/05/2013

Updated Exchange Server 2013 docs on TechNet

Enjoy And make sure you...

Author: nawaral Date: 03/02/2013

Windows Management Framework 3.0 on Exchange 2007 and Exchange 2010

Our guidance at this time is that WindowsManagement Framework 3.0 should not be deployed on...

Author: nawaral Date: 12/19/2012

Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 Help

Just in case you are looking for an offline resource to carry with you for Exchange 2013 , the RTM...

Author: nawaral Date: 11/01/2012

Restart Outlook prompt post Exchange 2010 SP2 rollup 3+

Kindly note the change in RPC Client Access behavior with Exchange 2010 SP2 Rollup 3 and up: When...

Author: nawaral Date: 09/04/2012

Exchange Server 2013 what's new

What’s new on the fly: Server Roles: Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 Preview consists ofthe...

Author: nawaral Date: 07/16/2012

Welcome Exchange Server 2013


Author: nawaral Date: 07/16/2012

Mailboxes on a database are Quarantined in an environment with System Center Operations Manager

I have started seeing this issue recently while doing my usual customer visits , kindly check the...

Author: nawaral Date: 07/02/2012

Update Rollup 3 for Exchange 2010 Service Pack 2 released

Exchange team blog post:...

Author: nawaral Date: 05/29/2012

Update Rollup for Exchange 2010 SP2 and Excahnge 2007 SP3

. On 16th April 2012 the Exchange CXP (Customer Experience) team released Update Rollup 2 for...

Author: nawaral Date: 04/20/2012

Two cool scripts you will always need

Creates an HTML Report showing Distribution and Dynamic Distribution Group Summary and Members...

Author: nawaral Date: 03/14/2012

MEC is Back!

Very happy to hear that...dont miss it :)...

Author: nawaral Date: 03/06/2012

Calendar Checking Tool for Outlook

The Calendar Checking Tool for Outlook is a command-line program that checks Outlook Calendars for...

Author: nawaral Date: 02/19/2012

Update Rollup 6 For Exchange 2007 SP3 Released

Download: For a list of changes that are...

Author: nawaral Date: 01/26/2012

Exchange Server 2010 SP2 Help file download

Author: nawaral Date: 12/18/2011

Microsoft Exchange Server User Monitor EXMON

New Version release: Version: Date Published: 5 Dec 2011 Enables system administrators to...

Author: nawaral Date: 12/18/2011

Exchange 2010 SP2 & "IIS WMI Compatibility"

When upgrading your Exchange 2010 CAS to SP2 you may encounter the following error: The "IIS WMI...

Author: nawaral Date: 12/05/2011

In early August 2011, the Windows SE team released the following Knowledge Base (KB) article and...

Author: nawaral Date: 11/23/2011

MSExchangeIS Mailbox Store - EventID 10001

Mailbox cleanup could not completely remove the mailbox for user XXXXXXX following mailbox removal....

Author: nawaral Date: 11/04/2011