João Ribeiro

Exchange Server ;Office Communications Server and Windows Mobile / Phones

Transitioning from an Exchange 2007 environment to Exchange 2010

Transitioning an Exchange 2007 environment to Exchange 2010 When you are ready to begin transitioning your organization to Exchange 2010, you must transition the “Internet Facing AD Site” that is associated with your external Autodiscover record, then regional Internet facing AD Sites, and then transition your internal Active Directory sites. It is not supported to… Read more

Transitioning from an Exchange 2003 Environment to Exchange 2010

Now that Exchange Server 2010 is out to market I bring you the Transitioning from Exchange 2003 to Exchange 2010 guide : Transitioning an Exchange 2003 Environment to Exchange 2010 When you are ready to begin transitioning your organization to Exchange 2010, you must transition the “Internet Facing AD Site(s)” first, and then transition your… Read more

Update Rollup 1 for Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 2 (KB971534)

Update Rollup 1 for Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 2 (SP2) resolves issues that were found in Exchange Server 2007 SP2 since the software was released. This update rollup is highly recommended for all Exchange Server 2007 SP2 customers. For a list of changes that are included in this update rollup, see KB971534. This update… Read more

Public Office 2010 Downloads

64-bit Client Installation of Office 2010 Describes and illustrates the 64-bit client installation of Office 2010. Microsoft Office Web Apps (Beta) Microsoft Office Web Apps are new web-based tools that extend the Microsoft Office 2010 experience to your browser. Office Web Apps enable you to view, do light editing, and share your Office documents from… Read more

Exchange Server 2007 Anti-spam myths revealed and compared to Exchange 2010

In Microsoft CSS (Customer Service and Support) we deal with many anti-spam questions. While the anti-spam features that come out of the box with Exchange 2007 provide a robust level of protection against unwanted garbage in your inbox, there is still a lot of confusion out there as to how all the parts work together…. Read more

Development Technologies Removed from Exchange 2010

Some development technologies that shipped in earlier versions of Exchange Server are not included in Exchange 2010. The following technologies were removed from Exchange Server 2007: •Exchange providers for Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) •Collaboration Data Objects for Exchange Management (CDOEXM) •Collaboration Data Objects for Exchange Workflow (CDOWF) •Exchange Web Forms •At Functions •DAPI.DLL The following… Read more

Learn about the Exchange 2010 Developer Story Today!

We’ve just finished our 6 part series of webcasts on six key topics that developers need to know about as they start planning for moving their applications to Exchange 2010.  Those webcasts are now available as on-demand webcasts below, check them out today!  If you’d like a bit more human contact than these webcasts, then… Read more

Announcing the Release of the Exchange Server 2010 Deployment Assistant

We heard concerns from our early adoption Exchange Server 2010 customers regarding transitioning from Exchange Server 2003 and/or Exchange Server 2007 in a few key areas. One of which is the fact that you, Exchange/IT administrators, are burdened with complex migration steps (multiple firewall rules, multiple certificates, multiple external URLs/ports for clients). This complexity means… Read more

UPDATE – Issues in OCS 2007/ LCS 2005 caused by applying KB974571

As promised, here goes the update to the “Issues in OCS 2007/ LCS 2005 caused by applying KB974571” post. The KB that contains all the information regarding this issue has been updated and so, please find below the part that will resolve the issue for LCS and OCS. Resolution for the known issue :A fix… Read more

UPDATE – Supporting Exchange 2007 on Windows Server 2008 R2

As a member of the Exchange Server support team nothing gives me more pleasure than announcing this  ” We always talk about listening to customers and sometimes this is written off by many as ‘marketing speak’. In fact, we do take feedback seriously and no input is more important to our engineering processes than your… Read more