Exchange 2010

Exchange 2010 SP1 Update Rollup 6

Some days ago Update Rollup 6 was released for Exchange 2010 SP1 The Exchange team blog posted some short info around it, check for the comments. Most of the time the comments are valuable information regarding issues, if there are any.. http://blogs.technet.com/b/exchange/archive/2011/10/28/released-update-rollup-6-for-exchange-server-2010-sp1.aspx Download http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=27849 KB Info http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2608646 For automatically stop and start the services, check the script at this link, it could be helpful http://blogs.technet.com/b/jribeiro/archive/2010/06/28/sample-script-to-disable-and-enable-forefront-service-during-exchange-patching.aspx Before installing it, make sure you have done some test deployments into test environment. Now, let’s wait for an announcement regarding SP2…

Exchange 2003, Exchange 2007, Exchange 2010

What to do when the Transaction Log LUN is full?

Hi everyone, I think most of us have or will run into this problem some day or another 🙂 With that said, I hope this post will help others that will hit into the same issue. A time ago I was heading into this issue when doing a large migration. We were using a 2 node DAG with normal logging enabled. Anyway, after some hours the LUN was so full that the databases were dismounted. I didn’t monitor the disks but I noticed that something was wrong with the system…

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Exchange 2010

Exchange 2010 RTM lifecycle

The article is currently updated 9th of September. It seems that Exchange 2010 RTM lifecycle is ending at the 11th of October. So it’s time to update the customer environments at this time so you’re not running out of support. Exchange 2010 SP1 can be found here. Source: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2615653/

Exchange 2010

Released: Update Rollup 5 for Exchange 2010 SP1

Update Rollup 5 for Exchange 2010 SP1 have been released. For feedback and comments have a look at the team blog here: http://blogs.technet.com/b/exchange/archive/2011/08/23/released-update-rollup-5-for-exchange-2010-sp1.aspx For downloading the UR5 Exchange 2010 SP1 directly, go to: http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?displaylang=en&id=27193 KB for what issues have been fixed in the update rollup http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=2582113 Before deploying it into production, make sure you have tested it in a test environment.

Exchange 2010

Protect Exchange databases using DPM 2010

  Published: 2011-08-04 Updated: – Version: 1.0     Those step-by-steps followed in this article is one way to reach the goal and protect the Exchange databases using DPM 2010. A guide for Recovering the databases and contents will be provided. I was posting a recovery guide using DPM 2010 Beta, it can be found here. But I will in a short while post a new one using DPM 2010 RTM.   Prerequisites DPM installation is successfully completed with all of its requirements.     Let’s start with checking so…

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Exchange 2010

Exchange 2010 SP1 Update Rollup 4 v2 released

Yesterdays news… The UR4 have been re-released as a version 2 More information can be found on the Exchange team blog http://blogs.technet.com/b/exchange/archive/2011/07/27/announcing-the-re-release-of-exchange-2010-sp1-rollup-4.aspx http://blogs.technet.com/b/exchange/archive/2011/07/27/an-update-on-exchange-server-2010-sp1-rollup-update-4.aspx Download link: http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?displaylang=en&id=26910 KB information: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2579150

Exchange 2010

Exchange 2010 and Symantec Backup Exec Restore Scenarios

  Published: 2011-07-22 Updated: – Version: 1.0   Here are some restore scenarios that I will show how to use with Symantec Backup Exec 2010 R3 together with Exchange native tools.   Restore single item/content   Mailbox view, delete of the latest email content.   The mail is now deleted.   Empty recycle bin as well.   Go into Symantec Backup Exec console and select “New Restore Job…”. It’s placed in the upper right.   Select the mailbox and content that should be restored.   Restore Job Activity overview..  …

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Exchange 2010

Install and create backup jobs with Symantec Backup Exec 2010 R3

  Published: 2011-06-21 Updated: – Version: 1.0   Infrastructure setup     This guide is not a best practice guide in any way, it should be treated as an example on how it can be done. I’m going to use the GRT feature with Backup Exec (BE) to being able to recover individual items etc.   Installation of Backup Exec 2010 R3   Startup browser.exe and select Installation and press Backup Exec.   Type in the license keys. Press Next.   Type in the service account that should be used,…

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Exchange 2007, Exchange 2010

Out of Office and Free/Busy doesn’t work

  Hi! I’ve seen so many threads on the TechNet forum now so i thought it was time for a blog post around this topic.   I hit into trouble when the Out of Office (OoO) and Free Busy (F/B) functions didn’t work. It started with troubleshooting it regarding certificate, names, URL’s and autodiscover testing. Everything looked OK, but still the functions were out of order.. This issue will apply on both Exchange 2007 and 2010 as far as I know.   When using Outlook 2007 or newer and a…

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Exchange 2010

Issues regarding Update Rollup 4 for Exchange 2010 SP1

UR4 have been removed from Download Center, read more about in on the Exchange Team Blog http://blogs.technet.com/b/exchange/archive/2011/07/13/exchange-2010-sp1-ru4-removed-from-download-center.aspx  Paul Cunningham at http://exchangeserverpro.com posted today that there were issues regarding UR4, I just want to highlight about it. You can read his article here: http://exchangeserverpro.com/microsoft-releases-update-rollup-4-exchange-2010-sp1#comments http://exchangeserverpro.com/issues-copying-public-folders-installing-update-rollup-4-exchange-2010-sp1 And here is one link to the Exchange team blog regarding UR4 http://blogs.technet.com/b/exchange/archive/2011/06/22/released-update-rollup-4-for-exchange-2010-sp1.aspx If you have deployed it and have some feedback, please share it with us Feedback (Quote’s from MS blog): MSFT have escalated it to the Outlook Product team for further investigation. “After deleting the…

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