How to Open EMC in Exchange Server 2010 while logging in

By Default in Windows Server 2008 whenever we log in Server Manager MMC opens. Its good that it allows us to check if anything has to be installed. However after few days if all required Roles and Features are installed then it is no more a necessity. Especially on a … Continue reading

Changes in msExchCurrentServerRoles in Exchange 2013 and its impact on a disaster recovery scenario

Hello All , and welcome to another topic , where we are going to discuss the architectural changes in Exchange 2013 in comparison to exchange 2007 or 2010 . We are going to focus on the disaster recovery scenario, which obviously is quiet simple, if everything goes well. Caution : … Continue reading

Unable to delete the Demoted server Object from Active directory users and computers after a successful demotion using metadata cleanup

Today we are going to demonstrate a small workaround,that might come in handy when and if you come across , while demoting a domain controller . Post metadataclenup :   we can see that the server has been demoted, which previously was a GC , and now it is not … Continue reading

There is a problem with the proxy server’s security certificate

Recently I was working on a project and I came across with the below error message for roaming users. I was not able to configure outlook profile remotely. While configuring the profile you will get this below error message. Figure : 1 Error MessageThe problem occurs when you have Exchange … Continue reading

Transport Connectivity Log – Exchange Server 2010

This article is primarily written or shared as a best practices for getting started off while mail flow is stopped in Exchange Server 2010. Although the ideas shared in this blog can also help for other versions of Exchange Server. To get started with it is advisable that one must … Continue reading

Disable Direct Booking For All Room Mailboxes

  Very recently i came across a tool called SetAA which was written by Stephen Griffin to disable Direct booking. I actually used this tool to disable Direct booking for all the room mailboxes in my organisation. It also has many other functions that it can do. In this post … Continue reading

How to view message details using Outlook Web App in Exchange Server 2013

While troubleshooting email flow at times Administrators might require message details. This message details were easily available with the help of Microsoft Outlook Client, however not all message sent from the client would be available. For Example, internal message details wont be available and only emails sent to external recipients … Continue reading

How to identify which Microsoft Exchange Store Worker process is owned by Mailbox Database in Exchange Server 2013

Microsoft Exchange Store is now managed Store. Over the years Exchange Server product group has made significant changes and Exchange Server 2013 is a very good example of that. To know more about the architecture you can read them here at TechNet. Look for Managed store. =================================================== This blog is … Continue reading

Cached Exchange Mode – Microsoft Outlook 2010

Microsoft Exchange Server Performance is one of the critical issue which Engineers might have dealt with. Dealing with such issues requires patience and collecting too many data to diagnose the root cause. Why Exchange Server Behaves sluggish? What changes might have caused Exchange Server to respond slowly? This blog post … Continue reading