Monthly Archives: September 2013

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,

Posted in Exchange, Exchange 2013, Installing, Powershell, Server 2012

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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Export/Import mails in Exchange 2010 using Powershell

Export/Import mails in Exchange 2010 using Powershell Export Requests http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff607299.aspx new-Mailboxexportrequest -mailbox [alias] -filepath \\localhost\g$\PSTtemps\[a-name].pst Note: You must export to some UNC path. Export mails from a mailbox filtered on user and date: New-MailboxExportRequest -mailbox “[usernmailbox]” -Contentfilter {(received -gt ’06/03/2013′)}  -filepath

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Exchange 2010 rulesquota size limit and how to increase it

Was cleaning up my inbox and creating some new rules, when I recieved this message: “One or more rules could not be uploaded to Exchange server and have been deactivated. This could be because some of the parameters are not

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Recover an Exchange Server

Out of curiousity I wanted to do and Exchange restore procedure, so here it is: I first shut Down all exchange services on my Exchange server. Copied databases and iis log files and the like to some storage. Make a

Posted in Exchange, Exchange 2010, Server 2012

ASA5505 Basic configuration pre asa 8.4 image using CLI

Here we are going through a basic setup of an ASA5505 using CLI. Notice I’m doing this on an ASA8.2 image. If you are using a newer version, it will differ some.   First we are going to clear up

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Cisco ASA5505 Change/upgrade asa/asdm images

Going to change to another ASA and ASDM image in this post: First, lets see what’s on disk0: ciscoasa# show disk0: –#–  –length–  —–date/time——  path 92  17881164    Apr 30 2013 08:42:26  asdm-712-102.bin 93  24827904    Apr 30 2013 08:56:40  asa846-k8.bin 94 

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Cisco ASA5505 Password Recovery

Ever forgot your password to your firwall? Or maybe you are called in to help configuring an old device and nobody knows the password. In any case, this post will deal with recovery the password. Actually we don’t recover the

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