Step by step run of the Exchange Calendar Update Configuration Tool (MSExTMZCFG.EXE)

We have put together a step-by-step walkthrough on how to run the Exchange Calendar Update Configuration Tool (MSExTMZCFG.EXE). This is a server-side tool that can be used as part of the 2007 DST process for Exchange. We have also included some information about solutions for commonly seen errors when running the tool. Please note that…


Released: Exchange Server 2013 Service Pack 1

Download What's new Release notes Exchange Server 2013 Service Pack 1 (SP1) is now available for download! Please make sure to read the release notesbefore installing SP1. The final build number for Exchange Server 2013 SP1 is 15.00.0847.032. SP1 has already been deployed to thousands of production mailboxes in customer environments via the Exchange Server…


Exchange 2010 SP1 FAQ and Known Issues

Last week we released Exchange Server 2010 Service Pack 1. It has received some great feedback and reviews from customers, experts, analysts, and the Exchange community. The starting point for SP1 setup/upgrade should be the What’s New in SP1, SP1 Release Notes, and Prerequisites docs. As with any new release, there are some frequently asked…


The Future of Exchange Starts Here: Exchange Server 2010 SP1 Is Now Available

download what’s new release notes prerequisites You have been eagerly waiting, and we have been working hard over the summer to deliver the latest Exchange Server 2010 enhancements as soon as possible. I am extremely happy to announce the availability of Exchange Server 2010 Service Pack 1, ready for download here. We released the SP1…


Released: Update Rollup 1 for Exchange Server 2010 SP3

Update 6/13/13: we added a known issue with transport rules to the blog post below. Today the Exchange CXP team released Update Rollup 1 for Exchange Server 2010 SP3 to the Download Center. Note: Some of the following KB articles may not be available at the time of publishing this post. This update contains fixes…


Talking Exchange 2007 SP1…

We’re wrapping up our Beta of Exchange 2007 SP1 (to be released through TechNet plus this April), and as always we wanted to discuss it publicly here first. We are targeting final release with Longhorn Server 2nd half of this year. Our work in this service pack is purely in response to your feedback on…


Released: Exchange Server 2013 RTM Cumulative Update 1

download release notes We know a lot of you have been waiting for this, and so it is with great excitement that we announce that Exchange Server 2013 RTM Cumulative Update 1 (CU1) has been released to the web and is available for immediate download! This is the first release using the new servicing model…


Additional information about Exchange and Daylight Saving Time 2007 is now available

As a followup to Elizabeth’s previous post I wanted to let you know that the “Preparing for daylight saving time changes in 2007” page has been updated with more information related to Exchange, Outlook, Windows and other products. Please keep checking that page for more information: http://www.microsoft.com/windows/timezone/dst2007.mspx – Nino Bilic


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…


Video demos for running Exchange and Outlook DST 2007 tools

EDIT: This post has been edited on 9/14/2007 to point to new versions of videos. We have put together three demos that you can use to familiarize yourself with the process of running the DST tools. We think that the following three scenarios cover what people need to run most often. DST: How to Address…