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Exchange 2013 Wildcard There is a problem with the proxy server’s security certificate

Exchange 2013 Wildcard there is a problem with the proxy server’s security certificate I have recently come across a problem that only seems to affect Outlook 2010 or Outlook 2007 when connecting to Exchange 2013 with a wildcard certificate. This was also an issue in Exchange 2007 and 2010 but was often less obvious as […]

Create a spreadsheet showing members of a distribution group

Create a spreadsheet showing members of a distribution group A simple Exchange Management Shell (EMS) command to create a spreadsheet showing members of a distribution group. I have tried this using Active Directory shell as well but found the Exchange Management Shell worked out much better. Here is the command: get-distributiongroup -identity “yourdistributiongroupname” | get-distributiongroupmember […]

Exchange 2010 Unread Mail Count

How to get Exchange 2010 unread mail count from a mailbox’s inbox You may be asked to find out how many unread emails are in a certain mailbox and there are a few scripts around that can do this via Outlook but that might not be terribly practical for an Exchange admin. The Microsoft Exchange Web Services Managed API allows us […]

Exchange 2010 re-index mailbox database

Exchange 2010 re-index mailbox database Users may report that searching Outlook for non-cached or online mode mailboxes isn’t getting the right results or not returning results past a certain date. Also OWA may return “The action couldn’t be completed.  Try again later.” when trying to search. You need to reindex your mailbox database(s).  1. Run Repair-ExchangeSearchSymLinks.ps1. […]

SQL Database Mail Exchange 2010 421 4.3.2 and timeouts

SQL Database Mail relaying bulk email via Exchange 2010 gets 421 4.3.2 and timeouts. This article assumes you have already created your receive connector on your hub transport server(s) as per this technet guide here. I am also assuming you have configured database mail properly. This is a common issue if you have just migrated […]