Exchange 2010 archive support in Outlook 2007

Outlook 2007 is now supporting access to  Exchange 2010 Personal Archives, this can be achieved by installing the following update: Office 2007 Cumulative Update for February 2011   The archive mailbox is only accessible when the user is connected to the Exchange server.( the archive mailbox is never cached locally)   A user can: Move…


Exchange 2010 Tested Solutions

Looking for some Exchange 2010 well designed solutions ?! Microsoft has release examples of well-designed, cost-effective Exchange 2010 solutions deployed on hardware offered by Microsoft’s server, storage, and network partners. Single site, 500 mailboxesSingle site, 16,000 mailboxesTwo sites, 9,000 mailboxesTwo Sites, 20,000 mailboxesTwo sites, 15,000 mailboxes  

Rollups !

Earlier today the Exchange CXP team released a number of Update Rollups for versions of Exchange Server to the Download Center and via Microsoft Update. Update Rollup 2 for Exchange Server 2010 Service Pack 1 Update Rollup 2 for Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 3 Update Rollup 5 for Exchange Server 2010 RTM Update Rollup…

Great post : Verify Exchange Server Schema Version

I was thinking to write a blog post around schema version till I found this great post:

Exchange Server 2010 Architecture Poster

Head over to the Download Center to download the Exchange Server 2010 Architecture Poster (PDF).

Slow mailbox move with Exchange 2010 SP1

I had complaints from some of my customers that moving users to Exchange 2010 SP1 system is slow and taking long time. In RTM Exchange was doing 5 parallel moves at a time due to the following settings:   RTM values: MaxActiveMovesPerSourceMDB: This property indicates the number of mailboxes that can be moved on the…


Exchange Management Shell (EMS) missing after applying Exchange 2010 SP1

Problem: After installing Service Pack 1 for Exchange Server 2010, the Exchange Management Shell is missing. Cause: Missing certain .ps1 scripts from the bin directory, removed during SP1 setup.Resolution: There is no resolution at this time.    Workaround:   1. Verify that the ConnectFunctions.ps1 , RemoteExchange.ps1 and CommonConnectFunctions.ps1 files are present in the %ExchangeInstallPath%\bin directory….


Exchange Server 2010 SP1 VHD

This download comes as a pre-configured VHD. This download enables you evaluate Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 SP1 for 180 days. One VHD with Windows 2008 Domain Controller & Global Catalog Rights Management Exchange Server 2010 SP1 DNS Certificate Authority Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 Office Communications Server Standard Edition