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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 […]

Hyper-V 3.0 2012 Cluster, KB’s to be Aware of

Hyper-V 3.0 2012 Cluster KB’s to be Aware of… I have over the last couple of months come across a couple of KB’s that really are must reads for anyone who has deployed or is planning a Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V cluster. Unreliable Hyper-V 2012 Cluster, possibly backup related issues with event ID 1520… This first one […]

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. […]