Monthly Archives: June 2014

Exchange 2013 (CU5) : Public Folders – More permissions and using Non_IPM_SUBTREE (PART 3)

In previous articles I wrote about PF Mailboxs and PF Management respectively. In this post we are going to take a look at the hidden system folder IPM_SUBTREE Recap current setup Current PF setup Current permission settings Prepare  PFs for

Posted in Exchange 2013, Public Folders

Configure DNS: “should include the loopback address…” explained

I’ve seen a lot of confusion around the net regarding to the “DNS servers on Ethernet x should include the loopback address, but not as the first entry” error message, and decided to make a post about it. The number of

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Exchange 2013 (CU5) : Public Folders – PF Mailboxes (PART 1)

Public Folders has gone through a lot of changes through the years. Some ups and downs, and several attempts to kill Public Folders (PF) by Microsoft by trying to get people to move to Sharepoint instead. Latest ‘attempt’ at this

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Exchange 2013 (CU5) : Public Folders – PF Management (PART 2)

In Part 1 we talked about Public Folder Mailbox management and we are no ready to talk about: PART 2 – Public Folder Public Folder Management. Plan and Create Public Folders Hierarchy Create Public Folders on Secondary Hierarchy Mailboxes using EMS Root

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Exchange 2013 : Remove Mailbox-Database

As I wrote in a previous post I cleaned out a Mailbox-Database an am now going to remove it. Not that Remove-MailboxDatabase is not the same as deleting the database files. What it does is dismounting the database and removes

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Exchange 2013: Move all mailboxes from one Db to another Db

As we saw in a previous post, I have a few test accounts in one database, and I want to decommision this database, but keep the accounts for further testing, so, I’m going to move them. First, lets view all

Posted in Exchange 2013, Powershell

Exchange 2013 : View mailboxes in a database

A simple command to view all mailboxes in a specific database Get-Mailbox -Database Mailboxdb02 After you get this pretty list, you can pite (|) it and do all kinds of formatting on it. Here I’m going to show two different

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Exchange 2013 : IIS 8 – change default log directory

Seing as Exchange 2013 generates a lot of logging by its various services running under IIS it can in many cases be a good idea to move the default log location to a seperate drive. You can even split up the

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

Exchange 2013 CU5 – Steps needed for MapiOverHTTP

MAPI over HTTP may experience poor performance when you upgrade to Exchange 2013 SP1 Additional setup might be needed as pr Exchange 2013 CU5 Read the block quote here to see if you are subject to this Full list of

Posted in Exchange 2013, Installing, Setup, Troubleshooting