Questions Regarding /PHYSICALMOVE

In preparation for a potential time zone move, customers may use the Outlook Time Zone Data Update Tool with the /PHYSICALMOVE switch, which has promoted some questions as noted here: Q: Are there negative effects from running the tool multiple times on the same mailbox? (i.e., on the first pass, original time zone = Central…

0

DST VIDEOS NOW AVAILABLE!

Steve Justice (Senior Escalation Engineer) and Joel Schaeffer (Escalation Engineer) from Microsoft Product Support have put together some instructional videos to assist your DST planning efforts. On-Demand (hosted by Channel9.MSDN.com) These videos can be streamed on-demand for viewing.  DST: Cumulative Time Zone Update for Microsoft Windows https://channel9.msdn.com/ShowPost.aspx?PostID=341535 DST: Using the Outlook v2.0 Time Zone Data…

0

Q: Updates to Microsoft Office 2004 for Mac 11.3.7 update and Entourage?

Q:  I checked http://support.microsoft.com/gp/dst_prodlist#Ent and under Entourage it states to download Microsoft Office 2004 for Mac 11.3.7 update. I checked the KB for the update and it mentioned nothing about DST. I checked the readme for the download and it updates the following 3 files: Microsoft Component Plugin Microsoft Excel Microsoft Ole Automation Can someone…

0

Q: Updates to Exchange 2003 SP1 AND BES Blackberry server advice?

Q: We currently run Exchange 2003 SP1, and also have Blackberry server. Up to now our understanding was that we need to apply the standard DST O/S fix to the Exchange server, but would only need to install the CDO patch if we had applications that use CDO – and Microsoft was only releasing the…

1

Q: Is there any reason not to use the /forcerebasesuppressallupdates switch with tzmove?

Q: Is there any reason not to recommend the use of the /forcerebasesuppressallupdates switch with tzmove? And what is the likely scenario why someone would get the error below? Get the following error with the /FORCEREBASESUPPRESSALLUPDATES switch.         A: We do not recommend that customers use the /forcerebasesuppressallupdates switch with tzmove because ALL appointments…

0

Q: What is the correct syntax when a rebasing a second calendar in a user’s mailbox?

Q: I have had this question come in from a customer around rebasing of calendars: In the Knowledgebase article KB931667: DST using Outlook TZmove, the following is stated: You can also rebase calendar items that are stored in additional calendars that may exist in a user’s mailbox. For example, a command for rebasing the items in…

0

Q: What steps are needed to install the Exchange Calendar Update tool version 2

Q: I’m attempting to install the new Exchange Calendar Update tool on a system that had the previous version installed – I removed the previous version via Add/Remove Programs, but when I execute the installation for the new version, I get an option to repair or remove and choosing either option results in an error…

0

Q: if we applied Microsoft daylight saving time updates this past Spring, are we covered for the Fall?

Q: “If we updated for this [US and Canadian daylight saving time] change this spring, we should be covered for the fall time change, correct?” A: Generally, the answer is yes.  As noted here, it depends: we recommend that companies review their specific situation. Companies that do not have a presence in an affected time zone…

1

Q: Is there a list of the time zones and daylight saving time changes in Windows?

Q: Is there a list of the time zones [and daylight saving time/ summer time] changes in Windows?” A: yes, there is a list of all changes included in KB article 933360, “August 2007 cumulative time zone update for Microsoft Windows operating systems,” that notes that the following changes have been made since the previous…

0

Will update KB 933360 be released for WSUS deployment and will it be classified as an Update Rollup?

Q: Will update KB 933360 be released for WSUS deployment and will it be classified as an Update Rollup? A: Yes, Microsoft Windows operating systems KB 933360 is now available (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/933360/), “August 2007 cumulative time zone update for Microsoft Windows operating systems.” KB 933360 will be issued as an “Update Rollup” and available via WSUS. …

2