Exchange Server 2007 – Do you know?


Do you Know?


Several features that are found in earlier versions of Microsoft Exchange Server have been removed (Discontinued features and De-emphasized functionality) from Exchange 2007.


Some of the de-emphasized legacy technologies are,



  • Public folders – Free/busy calendaring functionality is provided by the Availability service.
  • Proxy address generators – Use the Exchange Management Shell.
  • CDO 1.2.1 – This functionality is provided by the Exchange Web Services.
  • MAPI32 – This functionality is provided by the Exchange Web Services.
  • CDOEX (CDO 3.0) – This functionality is provided by the Exchange Web Services.
  • Exchange WebDAV extensions – This functionality is provided by the Exchange Web Services.
  • ExOLEDB – This functionality is provided by the Exchange Web Services.
  • Store events – This functionality is provided by the Notification Web service.
  • Streaming backup APIs.
  • Exchange 2003 Virus Scanning Application Programming Interface (VSAPI).

 There is a fine Microsoft Technet article which give detailed information into it. Click here to find more