Configure certificate-based authentication for Exchange ActiveSync

Note: Exchange Server 2013 Cumulative Update 5 and later supports certificate-based authentication with ActiveSync. In previous posts, we have discussed certificate based authentication (CBA) for Outlook Web App, and Greg Taylor has covered publishing Outlook Web App and Exchange ActiveSync (EAS) with certificate based authentication using ForeFront TMG in this whitepaper. Certificate based authentication for…


Supporting Windows 8 Mail in your organization

Windows 8 and Windows RT include a built-in email app named Mail (also referred to as Windows 8 Mail or the Windows 8 Mail app). The Windows 8 Mail app includes support for IMAP and Exchange ActiveSync (EAS) accounts. This article includes some key technical details of the Windows 8 Mail app. Use the information…


Publishing Exchange Server 2013 using TMG

Update 11/28/12: we wanted to let you know that the Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG) Product Team team has published a blog post around availability of UAG 2010 SP3 which will include support for publishing Exchange 2013. Update 5/21/13: The article has been updated to include information regarding Exchange 2013 RTM CU1. Now that Exchange…


What’s new with Microsoft Remote Connectivity Analyzer? A lot!

Have you ever gotten a call from someone you know whose Outlook client is having trouble connecting to their email server? Don’t you just wish you had a tool that you could send to them that would walk them through a connectivity test and provide a simple way for them to send the results back…


Public Folder replication troubleshooter

Recently, we have released a Guided Walk Through (GWT) for troubleshooting public Folder replication issues in Microsoft Exchange 2003.  There are a couple of ways to access the troubleshooter.  You can use the link here to access it directly.  As well, it will be embedded in various related public folder replication articles such as the…


Exchange Server TechNet Library URLs updated

We’ve heard your concerns and take them seriously. We’re looking into what we can do to improve this situation for you, nothing definitive yet but be assured we’re working on it and will post an update asap.  Update 11/30/2012: Please note, ExBPA content does not have multiple versions. Content (links from the ExBPA tool) may…


Public folders in the new Office

Modern public folders – ready for Office 365 We made significant architectural changes with modern public folders to deliver against the feedback we got from customers: “Having a separate management and replication model is complicated and expensive.” “We don’t get public folders in Office 365 so we cannot migrate to the service.” “We want public…


Offline access in Outlook Web App 2013

What is it? Offline access in Outlook Web App for Exchange 2013 lets users use Outlook Web App even when not connected to a network. Offline access is newly available in Outlook Web App on the following web browsers.: Internet Explorer 10 Safari 5 or greater (supported on Mac desktops only) Chrome For more information…