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Category: Exchange 2016

As an Exchange Admin, everything is running well and you come into the office and you have a ton of calls logged by users who cannot send/forward or reply to emails on OWA. You think hard about any changes that have been made, and well, none have. You take a look at one of the […]

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This is an interesting topic. Outlook Web App Policies for Exchange 2016. This “feature” configures the ability to Allow or Block features within the default policy for all users or you can create a custom one to assign to individual mailboxes. Let’s take a step back and think about this. In most organizations, you have […]

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In any Exchange Environment, your users will create Inbox Rules on there mailboxes. For them it is like a filing system, Email X goes here and Email Y goes there. In my previous post we looked at the Rules Quota on a mailbox. If you would like to see what rules have been created on […]

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As an Exchange Admin, you might have your saved list of commands you use on a daily or weekly basis. I would like to share my Top 10 list of commands used in Exchange, as some of the environments worked on are massive, these might not be your Top 10 but you can add them […]

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In Exchange 2016, you do not have all the roles like in Exchange 2010 and Exchange 2013. You only have 2 roles, the Mailbox Role and the Edge Transport role. You might be wondering how mail flows within Exchange 2016. Let’s take a look: The Mailbox server role has three transport services called the transport pipeline, take […]

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In this tutorial, we will be looking at installing Exchange 2016 CU7 on Windows Server 2016. Take note that you can install Exchange 2016 CU3 and up on Windows Server 2016. Prior versions of Exchange 2016 can be installed on Windows Server 2012 and 2012 R2. We will cover the following steps: **Take Note, you […]

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Many times the question has been asked, can I not add my Exchange 2010 Server to my Exchange 2013 DAG or my Exchange 2013 Server to my Exchange 2016 DAG. Well, the answer is No you cannot. Let me explain why. Firstly, your Exchange 2010 Servers are probably running on Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise […]

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In Exchange, be it Exchange 2010, Exchange 2013 or Exchange 2016, you might have come across back pressure alerts or where Exchange just won’t function. These include: Disk space Memory These in turn log different event logs, you might see the following Event ID’s logged in the application log: 15004 15006 If we take a […]

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In Exchange, whether it is Exchange 2010, Exchange 2013 or Exchange 2016, there is always some sort of confusion when it comes to deleting or disabling a user mailbox. While one will leave the account in tact and disconnect the mailbox, the other one will remove the account and mailbox. Here is an explanation of […]

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In my previous post we looked at redistributing the active databases and copies in a DAG. Today we will be taking a look at moving an active mailbox database to another server in the DAG. We will be using the Exchange Management Shell to perform this action. Why you may ask do we need to […]

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In any organization running Exchange 2010, Exchange 2013 or Exchange 2013, the internal certificate that is part of Exchange once you have done an installation will expire after 5 years. Sometimes Admins remove these certificates but can lead you to issues down the line when you SSL certificate has expired or was removed and now […]

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In any organization running Exchange 2016 or legacy versions like Exchange 2010 or 2013, you may get the request to get a count of all mailboxes in the environment. This is quite easy to get when running a simple command from the Exchange Management Shell (EMS). Launch the EMS and run the following command: (Get-Mailbox).count […]

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As Exchange has progressed over the years, the roles have changed. Generally in larger environments you would have the Exchange 2010 roles like Mailbox and Client access each on their own servers, whether it was physical or virtual. The same would have applied to Exchange 2013. Let’s take a look at the changes in each […]

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MAPI over HTTP was introduced in Exchange 2013 SP, it is a new transport protocol. It was not enabled by default. In Exchange 2016 MAPI over HTTP is the default protocol. It is a more reliable and stable procotol used at the Transport Layer. Take note that if you are running Exchange 2013 and introduce an […]

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In any Exchange Organization, you might come across a time where you have a corrupt .EDB file and yes Microsoft built-in tools to repair it or recover the .EDB file, you can also use 3rd party software like Stellar Phoenix Mailbox Exchange Recovery to read a corrupted .EDB file and allow you to export the mailboxes […]

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In every organization you have 1 or many Exchange Admins that run and perform daily tasks in exchange, whether it is changing the quota of a mailbox, adding a new send connector etc. but from a compliance perspective and for security in the company, all changes done need to be logged. In this post we […]

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In Exchange, not only Exchange 2016, you have 2 kinds of licensing, Standard and Enterprise. Each one has its limitations but when you are planning your Database Availability Group requirements ensure you choose correctly. Let’s take a look at what you get in these 2 options: Enterprise Edition can scale to 100 mounted databases per […]

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Scenario: Exchange 2016 ECP/EAC Page is blank after logging in and the Exchange Management Shell giving errors when opening. Recently we upgraded our Exchange 2016 Lab Server to CU7 from CU6. The installation ran fine, it did do an Organizational Prepare on Step 1 and the installation went through without issue. After the reboot, launching […]

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There may come a time when you have been requested to provide HR or your manager a list of mailboxes and their creation dates. This is a simple task to do, lets jump right to it. Firstly, launch the Exchange Management Shell (EMS) and enter in the following command: Get-Mailbox * | Select-Object Name,whenMailboxCreated You […]

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