Outlook Programming : How to get the File Menu commands programmatically?

This time we will try using the Outlook Object model, we can able to get the Outlook File Menu commands programmatically (I tried with Outlook 10) 1: … 2: ‘ First get the ActiveExplorer 3: Dim oExp As Outlook.Explorer = oApp.ActiveExplorer() 4:   5: ‘ Then get the menu bar. 6: Dim oCmdBars As Office._CommandBars…


Transport Agent Factories

Transport agent implementation: In general the transport agent is implemented as a class that derives from either the SmtpReceiveAgent Class or the RoutingAgent Class. Every agent also needs a corresponding agent factory that derives from the SmtpReceiveAgentFactory Class or the RoutingAgentFactory Class, respectively. Then, what is the Transport Agent factories all about… The agent factory…

1

Video : Demo of Exchange Server 2007, Windows Vista and Office 2007

Find the enclosed demo of Exchange Server 2007, Windows Vista and Office 2007, which can give a glimpse of the products, new features etc; though it’s quite older, but worth of watching this. Video : Demo of Exchange Server 2007, Windows Vista and Office 2007

1

Gotcha – PermanentURL & WebDAV Series # 1

Take this scenario. One of my customer wanted to updated the contact fields using PR_ENTRY_ID and other fields. He can able to obtain the other all fields and getting issue with this property whenever he retrieve using WebDAV·  He gets garbage values at one client and another client it leads him to Exception. In this…

4

Creating Outlook rules not possible using Exchange Web Services?

When i working with the customer who is working with Exchange Server 2007, the discussion turned towards the Exchange Web Services. He is interested to create rules on Outlook using Exchange Web Services (EWS) and looks how to proceed on this. At the end of research, we found that it’s not possible to create rules…

3

Outlook 2007 : Color category not getting printed AS-IS

One of my customer reported that whenever he assign the color categories to his Outlook items (in Outlook 2007), he facing an unique issue. For example, if he chooses the color category – a dark color except black, whenever he took the printout it prints lighter than the other color categories; which leads him trouble…

1

Microsoft Support Policies and Recommendations for Exchange Servers in Hardware Virtualization Environments

As you know Hardware Virtualization software enables you to run multiple, separate operating systems concurrently on a single physical machine. Please find the Microsoft support policies enclosed here for running currently supported versions of Microsoft Exchange Server in production in a hardware Virtualization environment & recommendations for running Exchange Server in production in a hardware…

2

Monitoring event sink # 29 – Event Sink & VSAPI

Viruses, worms, and other malicious content transmitted by e-mail systems are a destructive reality faced by most Microsoft Exchange administrators. Therefore, we should develop a defensive antivirus deployment for all messaging systems. Now we can have a look on VSAPI. VSAPI is used for… This enables non-Microsoft vendors to implement the virus scanners or AV’s,…

1

Monitoring event sink # 28 – Attachments Are Missing When You Use an Event Sink to Modify the Stream of Messages

One of my customer reported that they have a store event sink, which is used to modify the stream of incoming messages in Exchange Server environment (2003). But their attachments are missing when they open & view the message in Microsoft Outlook or in Microsoft Outlook Web Access (OWA); But contrarily when we view the…

1

Monitoring event sink # 27 – After you register an event sink on a mailbox store, the Microsoft Exchange Information Store service does not start in Exchange Server 2003

One of my customer had migrated from Exchange server 2000 to Exchange Server 2003, where had an event sink registered on a mailbox store. But his Store.exe (Exchange Information Store service) stops responding for one of the following events:  • You restart the Microsoft Exchange Information Store service. • Store.exe automatically starts after a restart…

1

Monitoring event sink # 26 – Implementing onTimer Event sink

Timers & Events: Whenever we talk about the event sink and we plan to implement the event sink that should trigger within a specified time or interval, then we will go for onTimer Event sink. Basically Timers have scope, in the same way as other events. With timers, however, no event occurs in that location…

1