Getting Internal Server Error 500 when creating New-CsPartnerApplication for Exchange 2013

One of the steps in creating OAuth integration between Lync Server 2013 and Exchange Server 2013 is to create a New-CsPartnerApplication on Lync 2013 referencing the OAuth metadata document from Exchange 2013 (http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj688151.aspx): New-CsPartnerApplication -Identity Exchange -ApplicationTrustLevel Full -MetadataUrl “https://autodiscover.litwareinc.com/autodiscover/metadata/json/1”   When running this cmdlet you might get the error “New-CsPartnerApplication: Cannot bind parameter ‘MetadataUrl’…


Using Lync 2010 client against Lync 2013 server and high-resolution photos from Exchange 2013

Imagine a scenario where Alice is homed on a Lync 2013 server, but has never signed in with the Lync 2013 client. Alice has an Exchange 2013 mailbox and she has loaded a high-resolution photo via Exchange 2013 OWA. Will other users in the company, using the Lync 2013 client, see Alice’s high-resolution photo in…


Using Configure-EnterprisePartnerApplication.ps1 in a multi domain controller environment

You use the Configure-EnterprisePartnerApplication.ps1 to create partner application to be used for OAuth with SharePoint 2013 and Lync 2013. The script creates a mail user and assigns management roles to that mail user. When running the script in an environment with multiple Active Directory domain controllers in the site, you might see the script failing….


Using Exchange 2013 high-resolution photos from SharePoint Server 2013

In this post I described how Lync 2013 Preview can use high-resolution photos available in Exchange 2013 Preview mailboxes. SharePoint Server 2013 is also able to use the same high-resolution photos. The SharePoint-Exchange photo sync feature implements this. How it works SharePoint Server 2013 maintains a library of User Photos, just like in SharePoint Server…


Event Id 56902 and 56904 from LS Data Collection

If you have configured integration between Lync Server 2013 Archiving and Exchange 2013 (for instructions please see here) you might see error event 56904 and warning event 56902 from LS Data Collection in the Lync Server event log. These events are reported because the content to be archived is larger than what Exchange 2013 is…


Still alive 2

This blog has been quiet for more than a year, while I’ve been busy working with our new versions of Lync and Exchange,  However now with the public beta I can start blogging again about some of the cool stuff we have included in the new versions. My first post has been posted on NextHop….