Exchange Server –March 2018 quarterly updates released

The March quarterly release updates for Exchange Server are now available on the download center. We documented the detailed info @ EHLO blog – https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/exchange/2018/03/20/released-march-2018-quarterly-exchange-updates/ Hope this helps.


Developer Guidance: Which endpoint should i use Microsoft Graph API or Outlook REST API?

With reference to what i blogged earlier, i get similar queries from app developers to choose Microsoft Graph API or Outlook REST API endpoints when they develop application related to Outlook APIs. Microsoft recommends using the Microsoft Graph API whenever possible. – The Microsoft Graph APIs include more features than just Outlook-related APIs, including OneDrive…


Microsoft Office 365–Using Exchange PowerShell to get Users photo from Microsoft Office 365

You can use the Get-UserPhoto cmdlet to view information about the user photos feature that allows users to associate a picture with their account. User photos appear in on-premises and cloud-based client applications, such as Microsoft Outlook Web App (OWA), Lync, Skype for Business, and SharePoint. Please note that, – This cmdlet is available in…


Supportability matrix for Microsoft Exchange Server 2007, 2010 and 2013 versions

The Exchange Server Supportability Matrix provides a central source for Microsoft Exchange administrators to easily locate information about the level of support available for any configuration or required component for supported versions of Microsoft Exchange. You can refer the supportability matrix here – all of them documented in a single place. It talks about Release…


Exchange Server 2007, 2010: How to query user mailboxes, its permissions using Exchange PowerShell?

In Exchange Server 2007/2010, you can use Exchange PowerShell cmdlets (especially using Get-Mailbox, Get-MailboxPermission, Get-ADPermission, Get-MailboxFolderPermission) to get a verity of info. I played with couple of the below in different scenarios and want to share the same with you – so that you can give a shot and make use of. Scenario # 1:…

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Webcast : Collaboration Using Office, SharePoint Server 2010, and AD FS 2.0

If you’re an IT generalist and look for collaboration using MS Office, SharePoint Server 2010 and AD FS 2.0 then this TechNet Webcast is meant for you. This event is presented by Brjann Brekkan, Technical Product Manager, Microsoft Corporation. As the world grows more connected, demand is increasing for easy, secure ways to collaborate across…


Upgrading Exchange Server 2007 SP2 setup fails in Windows Server 2008 R2?

Recently i was discussing with one of my customer, he updated a issue relevant with his upgrade. Recently he downloaded the recent Exchange 2007 SP2 & tried upgrading to Exchange 2007 SP2 in an Active Directory forest that has only Windows Server 2008 R2 Domain Controllers. He tried to run the setup, but it fails…


AD article: Managing multiple Active Directory schemas

Each Active Directory forest has its own schema, which defines the objects and attributes that the directory service uses to store data. When organizations have multiple Active Directory forests, IT administrators have to manage multiple Active Directory schemas; ensuring consistency between schemas is vital when managing multiple forests. In the April issue of TechNet Magazine,…


Test and troubleshooting tools for various Exchange technologies

I tried to compose the test and troubleshooting tools for various exchange technologies. This initial list upto Exchange Server 2003.    Technology   Tools for test and troubleshooting tools Active Directory Services Interfaces (ADSI)   All standard test and debugging tools, as well as other Microsoft and third-party test and debugging tools, can be used.  …


Tutorial : Free/Busy data – Series # 1

Publishing Free/Busy data: Free/busy data is published information that contains a user’s personal availability data based on the user’s schedule. Microsoft Exchange Server uses the information extensively when users schedule meetings. Exchange Server 2003 stores free/busy information in a dedicated public folder that is named SCHEDULE+ FREE BUSY. This folder contains a separate subfolder for…

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Outlook 2007 / MS CRM : Access denied error – [0x80070005-0x80070005-0x000508]

Whenever we send any email from the Outlook client (Outlook 2007) & MS CRM the email bounces back undeliverable with the following message: This message could not be sent. Try sending the message again later, or contact your network administrator. You do not have sufficient permission to perform this operation on this object. See the…


Offline Address Book – Birds eye-view

What is an Offline Address Book? An offline address book is a container that stores a collection of offline address lists. Administrators configure available offline address books, and Outlook users can choose which offline address lists they want to download. What is an Offline address list?    An offline address list is a set of address…

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