Why are My Content Indexes Not Building in Exchange 2007 SP3/2010?

There are several things that can cause indexes not to build on Exchange 2007 SP3/ Exchange 2010  databases. The most prominent one is the CRL verification within .NET.  We are finding that the steps listed in the KB 2469863(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2469863) do not always correct the issue due to an internal proxy setup on the server.  If you…


Rebuild an Index on Exchange 2013 for Specific Databases

***The  ResetSearchIndex.ps1 used in Exchange 2010 has been deprecated from Exchange 2013*** There are a few different ways to rebuild a search index inExchange 2013. Reseed the Search Catalog from another DAG member. If the server is part of a DAG, you can reseed the index (Catalog) by running the Update-MailboxDatabaseCopyusing the –CatalogOnly switch (http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd335201(v=exchg.150).aspx) Example:…


eDiscovery information

We have received a few different queries through support onhow Exchange 2013 works with eDiscovery and legal hold.  Here is a great article from the office SharePointteam that talks about eDiscovery and legal hold with the SharePoint, Exchangeand Lync 2013 products.   http://blogs.office.com/b/sharepoint/archive/2012/11/08/intro-to-ediscovery-in-sharepoint-exchange-and-lync-2013.aspx   We also have an eDiscovery FAQ that comes in handy if…