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On April 11, 2017, Exchange Server 2007 will reach End of Life. If you haven’t already begun your migration from Exchange 2007 to Office 365 or Exchange 2016, you need to start planning now.

End of life means that Microsoft will no longer provide the foll

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Does Microsoft have any stats on how many Exchange Server 2007 customers are still out there? Just a big global number would be ideal. :-)

We have an old environment of Exchange 2010 and thus we have nice working backups. When we want to restore it, create a restore database etc.

Now we want to upgrade to 2016. When we get a restore request of, let's say, our HR department for a mailbox of 1

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Hi Olaf,

 

In such migrations, it is always best to keep a legacy Exchange server for a while so it can be used to meet such restore requirements. Alternatively, you can do

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Hi Olaf,

 

The best way to acomplish your goal in future is to activate Retention in Deleted items and Inplace Hold in your Mailboxes.

If you change version of Exchange you

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Forgive the cross post

Wondering if this has been covered already.

We have 2 companties with there own O365 tenancy and dirsync and adfs

They want to have contacts distributed to each others domain

Is there a easy automatic way for this.  Instead of exporting

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Hello David,

 

If you have something like Microsoft Identity Manager (MIM)/Forefront Identity Manager (FIM) then you can still acomplish this pretty easily, even on multupl

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Hi All,

 

Did a bit of searching and I can't find anything on any advancements in regards to shared calendars and getting them added to mobile devices easily through outlook app or default mail app

 

Can I just clarify that the main routes are still;

  1. Paid addi
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I can use SharePoint room list. This provides way to add calendar items using outlook or web. you do not need to assign any seperate licensed for this.

Just seen a reply to a similar thread last year by @Juan Carlos González Martín 

 

Improvements coming to Microsoft Outlook

 

Though sadly there doesn't seem to be any ETA de

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https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt775114(v=exchg.160).aspx

 

Yesterday I found that now we can connect to Exchange Online through Powershell even with MFA enabled account. This is a preview feature. IMO, this is one of the long awaited feature.

 

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Hi NarisimaPerumal, 

 

Yes, now we are just waiting to be GA to finally the clients have MFA in all Global Admins, this is  required for security.

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just curious and would like to know if somone running this many servers in a JBOD configuration.

Data below is from the latest Calc 8.4 from Role Requirement Tab. I' curious if you are running this many server then how do you manage the hardawre, OS and Ex

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Hi Adnan,

 

Not so many, but with that number it should be Virtual Servers and the patching normally are done with SCCM with the OS and the Exchange using Scripting and Pac

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Where a customer has an Exchange Online hybrid scenario and MX records are still pointed on-premises, can ATP still re-write the links inside emails to make them "Safe links"?

The FAQ on TechNet isn't 100% clear on this as it indicates that the rewrite is

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This is a very interesting question!

I have spent a bit trying to replicate this and see what I could find, as I could not anwser this off the top of my head. I do allot o

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So using the default retention policy on office 365. The default retention tag is the one that says archive after 2yrs. But that doesn't seem to have applied or at least doesn't seem to be working.

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Thanks everyone. The problem does seem to be the inline archive option. I was assuming this retention tag would apply to the archive folder now present in everyone mailbo... Read More
Yep, agree with Vasil. As Nuno asked, is Archive enabled for the user? If Archive isn't enabled, then the retention tag will not work. User mailbox has to have an Exchang... Read More

Hi Jeff,

 

I agree with Vasil, is your mailbox an E3 with Archive activated ?

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There can be a number of reasons why the retention policy/tags are not taking efect, in general you can start troubleshooting by making sure the correct tags are applied.

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Hi,

We've got a little weird problem. When either forwards or send an email with attachments from native mail app on an iOS device, emails are not sent and remains in the outbox. This happens only when you are on 3G / 4G, works fine when connected to WiFi.

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Hey Alv,

 

I had an issue very similar to this a few years ago with our hosted exchange platform here at Rackspace.

 

Ultimately it was an escalation that went through AT&T a

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Do you have 4G permission on that App? 

When you say "WiFi", you mean any WiFi or WiFi at the office or home? Does it get stuck in the outbox on every WiFi?

It's quite possible it is in ActiveSync bug on the native iOS mail client - there have been those before.
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About two or three times a month I get an email that is one giant image. The image always looks the same except for a small amount of text that changes.

 

Most importantly, why is EOP letting this through? This kind of thing should never make it through a s

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There was a vuln in OWA for Exchange/EXO that permitted a remote image that is coded as the background image for a table cell to display automatically, even when remote i

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Answering those questions requires a more detailed investigation into the message content, headers and so on, why dont you open a case with support and have them look at

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Is there any chance that the customisation of message size limits for ActiveSync can be, or will soon be able to be, configured via Exchange management?

 

primarily so that any such modifications are retained through a CU install.

 

as a workaround for this,

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I have made a script Configure-ClientSizeLimits.ps1 available to lighten the burden of reconfiguring those web.config files after every CU update or new deployments:
https://eightwone.com/2015/06/29/configuring-message-size-limits/

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First off, please forgive my ignorance on anything Microsoft related. My company just pivoted in to the enterprise space, and wouldn't you know it -- everyone uses office and exchange!

 

That said, our product is a cloud based scheduling solution, and we ke

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Users can access Exchange remotely through a number of different methods such as Outlook on the web (OWA), ActiveSync mobile clients, and the full Outlook desktop client.
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What setting would make a Shared Mailbox NOT show up for a user?

 

User is using Office 365 ProPlus (click to run), version 2016 (first release deferred channel).

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if you want a Shared Mailbox not to appear in outlook, you need to disable auto mapping.

Connect power shell and run the command below.

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Hiya,

 

If you are seeing the shared mailbox automatically add itself to the user with permissions Outlook profile, then it is being auto mapped. This is the default either

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A few years ago we migrated to O365 which means now I have a bunch of old employee mailboxes wasting space on my Exchange server.

 

I want to reclaim that space by expunging the mailboxes but I don't want to delete them outright. Is exporting to PST the pro

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As above, if you have E3 (or Exchange Online Plan 2) licences available to cover temporarily licensing those users, you could consider migrating them, licensing them as E

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In our move to Office365 a couple years ago I moved all current and former employee data to Office365. For the former employees I put a Hold on their mailboxes and their

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Does anyone know of any organisations that can write custom Transport Agents for Exchange at all? Our customer wants to configure Exchange so that a certain group of users can only receive email between certain hours, and email sent after those hours is h

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Hello Dan,

 

unfortunately I saw your request too late.

Anyway if anyone wants to develop an Exchange  custom transport agent ot something similar please contact me: info@iv

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