Where’s my “Deleted Items” in the Outlook Conversation View

You see it in Exchange 2010 OWA ….. but not in Outlook 2010 You can change this default setting (in Outlook 2010) by going to Search Options (File -> Options -> Search tab) And checking the box for “Include messages from the Deleted items folder in each data file when searching in All Items” Voila.


More Powershell (MONAD) Stuff

So today I have been actively learning a little bit more about Powershell and generally playing with some of the features which are not that readily obvious. I was chatting with a colleague yesterday, Paul Flaherty, and we have both been overwhelmed with the power that “Monad” will give to the Exchange Administrator. My previous…


How to Work out What a MONAD Command Does..!

Today I have been installing Ex2007 servers into my existing Ex2003 test environment all in Virtual Server, all is pretty cool even got CCR working out the box. One element I still trying to get my head round is MONAD (Powershell), my problem is that I struggle to work out what commands and parameters are available…


Exchange Unplugged Lights Out Install

The title makes absolutely zero sense without a little bit of explanation 🙂 About 18months ago, Ewan, Eileen, John, Jason and I toured the country visiting partners and customers talking about Exchange 2003 SP2, Windows Mobile and generally encouraging customers to move off of 5.5 and onto Ex2003. Well…. We are touring again, this time talking, explaining, demo’ing how to move from Ex2003 to Ex2007…


Lync for Mac 2011 RTM

  And yes…. this does work against Lync Online..! http://blogs.technet.com/b/uc/archive/2011/09/08/lync-for-mac-2011-released-to-manufacturing.aspx


Office 365 – Sign-In Assistant Update

Great news if your a rich client user: http://jorgerdiaz.wordpress.com/2011/11/01/office-365-%e2%80%93-sign-in-assistant-update/


RIM Launches BlackBerry Business Cloud Services for Microsoft Office 365

Let the transitions to 365 really start to begin..! http://press.rim.com/release.jsp?id=5359 Waterloo, ON – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced general availability of BlackBerry® Business Cloud Services for Microsoft Office 365 – a new service for business and government organizations that extends Microsoft Exchange Online to BlackBerry® smartphones and allows customers to…


Exchange 2007 and Windows 2003 SP1 Hotfixes

Every now and then something actually useful lands in my Inbox and my thanks goes to MarkS in the UK GTSC for sending this on. I think it explains itself 🙂 Hot-Fixes Grab the security hot-fixes for the operating system from http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/current.aspx. http://support.microsoft.com/?id=931836 (2007 DST Update) Exchange 2007 Requirements If you are going to install…


System Centre Capacity Planner 2006

Over the past couple of days a few mails have floated through my Inbox asking for advice on capacity and performance planning for Ex2003. It can be quite a challenge to make sure that your Exchange Infrastructure is up to the job and planning is key to a successful installation. I posted previously on an…