Exchange 2010

Quest MessageStats MAPI_E_FAILONEPROVIDER (8004011D)

  I was getting an error when connecting to the Exchange Organization. This is documented by Quest and is a bug and there is an official workaround until next release of QMS (hopefully). The “KB” at Quest’s place is named “SOL67917”. This error is happening when trying to connect to an Exchange 2010 Organization without Public Folder database and the error message looks like below. DESCRIPTIONMessageStats is unable to connect to an Exchange 2010 organization if that organization does not have at least one Public Folder database. The error that…

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Exchange 2003, Exchange 2007, Exchange 2010

How to install and configure Quest MessageStats in Lab environment

  Published: 2010-12-16 Updated: – Version: 1.0 Background Information I hope you will find this article helpful and interesting to read. I just want to mention to everyone that’s reading this article, it’s not any type of best practice, it’s just a sample of how it could be installed and configured in a Lab environment. It will not be a how-to guide in depth with every small step but it will provide as much information that you can be used as a reference. I’m going to use Quest: MessageStats 6.8.1…

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Exchange 2010

Update Rollup 2 for Exchange Server 2010 SP1 released

The update is released yesterday (the 9th of December) A little copy and paste from the release notes below; Earlier today the Exchange CXP team released Update Rollup 2 for Exchange Server 2010 SP1 to the Download Center. The release of the rollup via Microsoft Update will happen on December 9th. This update includes new fixes for the following server roles: Client Access Mailbox Edge Server Hub Transport More info: http://msexchangeteam.com/archive/2010/12/14/457194.aspx

Exchange 2010

Lotus Domino -> Exchange 2010 in Lab (Part 2)

  Published: 2010-11-19 Updated: – Version: 1.0 Part: 2 (of 2) Configure Notes Migrator for Exchange (NME)   NME will need at least SQL Express 2005 or SQL Server 2005 and newer. In my Lab environment I’m using SQL Express 2005 and the Management Studio for it. This should be installed before doing the NME installation. The installation of NME is pretty much a straightforward process and the first time it starts up, it will ask for a license, provide it with the license and go further. We will be…

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Exchange 2010

Paper: Microsoft Exchange 2010 on VMware vSphere Best Practices Guide

  VMware has released a best practice guide for how to deploy Exchange 2010. This paper hopefully will cover most parts including ESX host best practice, performance etc. The paper can be found here: http://www.vmware.com/files/pdf/Exchange_2010_on_VMware_-_Best_Practices_Guide.pdf Source: http://virtualization.info/en/news/2010/11/paper-microsoft-exchange-2010-on-vmware-vsphere-best-practices-guide.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Virtualization_info+%28virtualization.info%29

Exchange 2007, Exchange 2010

Configuring the Autodiscover Service for Multiple Forests

This text, is a copy and paste from: Exchange 2007 Autodiscover whitepaper (http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb332063(EXCHG.80).aspx) I wanted to publish it to spread the knowledge how to deploy autodiscover function in large user and resource forests. You can deploy Microsoft Exchange by using multiple forests. Two of the multiple forest deployment scenarios are the resource forest topology and the multiple trusted forest topology. The following sections describe how the Autodiscover service is used in these two deployment scenarios. Configuring the Autodiscover Service in a Resource Forest Topology If you use a resource forest topology,…

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Exchange 2010

Lotus Domino -> Exchange 2010 in Lab (Part 1)

Published: 2010-10-09 Updated: – Version: 1.0 Part: 1 (of 2) Background Information I hope a lot of you find this post/article interesting and continue to read it. It will not be a how-to guide in depth with every small step but it will provide as much information that you can be used as a reference. I’m going to use Quest: Notes Migrator for Exchange 4.3 It can be found here: http://www.quest.com/notes-migrator-for-exchange/ Don’t ask me about licensing, that’s a question for Quest, send a mail to: license@quest.com Below here is a…

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Exchange 2010

Update Rollup 1 for Exchange Server 2010 SP1 released

The update is released yesterday (the 7th of October) A little copy and paste from the release notes below; Earlier today the Exchange CXP team released Update Rollup 1 for Exchange Server 2010 SP1 to the Download Center. The release of the rollup via Microsoft Update will happen on October 12th. This update includes new fixes for the following server roles: Client Access Mailbox Edge Server Hub Transport More info: http://msexchangeteam.com/archive/2010/10/07/456538.aspx

Exchange 2010

How to publish OWA/ActiveSync/Outlook Anywhere (Exchange 2010) with Microsoft Forefront TMG

  Published: 2010-03-01 Updated: 2010-07-27 Version: 1.1 Installation     This will be a complete walkthrough to setup up certificate based on a CA server on a DC. My environment looks like this 1 x Windows 2003 (DC/DNS/CA) 1 x Forefront TMG 1 x Exchange 2010 CAS/HUB/MBX Everything is running as virtual machines in VMware Workstation. My TMG server is installed with Windows 2008 R2 x64 with 2 Nics (E1000), running with an internal Nic setup IP: 172.16.2.18 Subnet: 255.255.255.0 DNS: 172.16.2.11 (pointing to the DC) The external Nic is…

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