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Exchange 2013 – Multi Tenancy setup (Part 1)

Note: Please note that this page is still a “draft”. I just published it due to public demand. The Draft part is just a lack of expansive explanations and descriptions, but I hope you find it usefull. In this Post Here we

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Exchange 2013: Enable ‘anonymous’ Calendar sharing for webclients

In this post we will enable calender sharing, or rather publishing to external users. This is a potential security risk, so decide for yourself wheter it is worth it. I need it, as I want to provide normal users the

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Exchange 2013 Cannot open mailbox microsoft system attendant

While doing some Work on my Exchange 2013 server, a, for me, new error popped up: For some reason it turned out my maildatabses weren’t mounted. See if your database/s are mounted. Important to remember the “-status” or the column

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Exchange 2010 & 2013 rebuild Corrupted Content Index Catalog

If we only have a single copy of the database all we need is to delete the catalog folder and it’s subfolders after stopping the search service. In Exchange 2013: Stop the Microsoft Exchange Search and Microsoft Exchange Search Host Controller

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Exchange 2013: Activate your Exchange 2013 server.

The hardest part about activating your Exchange 2013 server is really the Money, so lets get started. Enter your Exchange Admin center Select ‘servers’, ‘servers’, your server name and press the edit icon. Enter your key and press ok. Read

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Exchange 2013 – Configure Send Connectors.

Configure Send Connectors: In order to be able to send mail, we have to set up a ‘send connector‘. Select “Mail Flow”, “send connector” and press the “+” Select a descriptive name and the type you are going to use.

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Exchange 2013: Disable POP3 and IMAP

As a part of setting up my Exchange 2013 server, I do not want POP3 and IMAP enabled, as I’m not going to use it. In fact, I want to make sure it is disabled. It is preconfigured to start

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Installing Prerequisites for Microsoft Exchange Server 2013

Installing Prerequisites for Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 On Windows Server 2012 Installing Prerequisites Open Powershell and paste the following. It might say you don’t need to restart, but you really should. Install-WindowsFeature AS-HTTP-Activation, Desktop-Experience, NET-Framework-45-Features, RPC-over-HTTP-proxy, RSAT-Clustering, RSAT-Clustering-CmdInterface, RSAT-Clustering-Mgmt, RSAT-Clustering-PowerShell,

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Exchange 2010 rebuild search index.

Exchange 2010 rebuild search index. After migrating to a new server the serach no longer worked as it should in Outlook, and I had to rebuild the search index. To fix this issue, I reset the search index to force the

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Install Exchange 2010 on Server 2012

To install all prerequisites for Exchange 2010: Open Powershell and type: import-module servermanager Install-WindowsFeature RSAT-ADDS,NET-Framework-Core,NET-HTTP-Activation,Web-Server,Web-Basic-Auth,Web-Windows-Auth,Web-Metabase,Web-Net-Ext,Web-Lgcy-Mgmt-Console,WAS-Process-Model,Web-ISAPI-Ext,Web-Digest-Auth,Web-Dyn-Compression,RPC-Over-HTTP-Proxy,Web-Asp-Net,Web-WMI,Web-ISAPI-Filter After a while you should see the following – if the cursor just blinks, try pressing Enter:   Now, run the following command: Set-Service NetTcpPortSharing

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