Recipient Rate Limit Increase to 10K for Office 365 and Exchange Online

Update 2/26/2013: In response to your feedback, we have also raised the limit for Office 365 for Education plans (A2, A3, A4) to 10,000 recipients per day. In response to feedback from our customers, we have increased the recipient rate limit within Office 365 Enterprise (E1, E2, E3, E4, K1, and K2), Professionals and Small…


Windows Management Framework 3.0 on Exchange 2007 and Exchange 2010

Update 9/19/13: A side-by-side coexistence of PowerShell 3.0 and PowerShell 2.0 is supported starting with Exchange 2010 SP3. Note that Exchange 2010 will only use PowerShell 2.0 so PowerShell 2.0 is still a required component. Recently, Windows Update began offering the Windows Management Framework 3.0 as an Optional update. This includes all forms of update…


Released: Update Rollup 5 v2 for Exchange 2010 SP2, Exchange 2010 SP1 RU8 and Exchange 2007 SP3 RU9

Today the Exchange CXP team released the following update rollups to the Download Center. All three releases cover Security Bulletin MS12-080. Because this is a security release, the updates will also be available on Microsoft Update. Update Rollup 5-v2 for Exchange Server 2010 Service Pack 2 Update Rollup 8 for Exchange Server 2010 Service Pack…


Decommissioning your Exchange 2010 servers in a Hybrid Deployment

Update 6/17/2014: We have gotten some questions and wanted you to know that the below article also applies to Exchange 2013. Many organizations have chosen to configure a hybrid deployment with Exchange Online to take advantage of different features such as rich mailbox moves and cross-premises calendar free/busy sharing. This includes Exchange 2003, Exchange 2007…


Exchange Server 2013 Reaches General Availability

Back in October, we announced that the Release to Manufacturing (RTM) build of Exchange Server 2013 was signed off. Since that time, we’ve been focusing our efforts on releasing the next version of Exchange through multiple distribution channels to our business customers. Today, we’ve reached another important milestone – The Exchange team is excited to…


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…