Microsoft Office for Mac releases 12.1.4 Update – Fixes Entourage calendar issue

Our friends over at Mactopia.com announced the release of the 12.1.4 update. According to their site, this fixes an issue from the 12.1.3 and scheduling meetings when an Entourage identity is configured with more than one mail account. Check it out here: http://www.microsoft.com/mac/downloads.mspx – Joey Masterson Share this post :


The Microsoft International Community Party – Barcelona, Nov 06 2008

On Thursday, 6 November, at 21:00 (9:00pm), get ready to rub shoulders with some of the world’s most powerful IT Professionals and community influencers. Exclusively for Microsoft MVPs, TechNet Plus Subscribers, Microsoft Certified Masters and Microsoft Certified Trainers, the Microsoft International Community Party held the week of TechEd IT Pro Week in Barcelona, Spain, is…


Powershell Tip o’ the mornin: Restoring Message Tracking Logs with variable Time Stamps

We had a case come in a few months ago where we were restoring Message Tracking Logs from backups and couldn’t use the Get-MessageTrackingLog properly when specifying an -EndDate parameter. Consequently, we run into this same problem when trying to load up logs from other servers as well. Basically, Exchange documentation states the following (at…


Scripting Corner Volume 4

I am always on the lookout for new and interesting scripts that are worth writing and worth writing about. Recently, I got two requests for scripts that I thought were useful so felt I would share them here. Both of these scripts were used to solve real world customer requests and both of them will…


Exchange CVP Terry Myerson heading to Windows Mobile

Terry Myerson, Microsoft CVP for Exchange, is heading over to lead the Windows Mobile product team. The Exchange community will miss Terry,  but this is a fantastic opportunity for him and the Windows Mobile team gains a strong new leader. Terry came to Exchange in 2001. Under his excellent leadership, the Exchange team has delivered…


How to Configure Certificate Based Authentication for OWA – Part I

Lately we have seen more interest in certificate based authentication with Exchange 2007 Outlook Web Access. Using certificates for authentication can be considered more secure because a user cannot gain access to the mailbox simply by knowing the user name and password. The certificate option prevents key loggers or other malware on a client machine…


Update Rollup 4 for Exchange Server 2007 SP1 has been released

EDIT 10/9/2008: We updated the MU (Microsoft Update) release date of this patch as well as the Installation Notes section. We have released the final version of Update Rollup 4 for Exchange Server 2007 SP1 (KB952580) The update is live at: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=8B492ED2-EA92-412F-A852-3AA1C58D9499&displaylang=en Related KB article: http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=952580 The rollup is marked as “v2” in the file…


Troubleshooting error 0x8004010f when downloading the Offline Address Book

This is one of those subjects that keep coming up. A while ago, we had a post on how to troubleshoot error 0x8004010f when downloading an OAB in Outlook. Dave Goldman has been working on updating this guidance with latest tips and tricks and has, after a little encouragement, just published it on his blog…