Clean-mailboxdatabase and Exchange 2013

Clean-MailboxDatabase command has  been decommissioned for Exchange 2013 and replaced with Update-StoreMailboxState http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj860462(v=exchg.150).aspx Update-StoreMailboxState require the GUID of a mailbox to execute so it usually easier to run in combination with Get-MailboxStatistics like the example below Get-MailboxStatistics -Database MDB02 | ForEach { Update-StoreMailboxState -Database $_.Database -Identity $_.MailboxGuid -Confirm:$false } Use the Update-StoreMailboxState cmdlet to synchronize the…

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Backup and Restore Instructions for the DirSync Database

The Windows Azure Active Directory Sync tool (DirSync) is used to provision user accounts from Windows Active Directory on-premises to Azure Active Directory in the cloud. DirSync will synchronize changes to user accounts made on-premises to the cloud so that cloud users have access to directory information and can sign-in. This document describes how to…

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Issues with Exchange 2013 Cumulative Update 6 (CU6)

Exchange 2013 CU6 databases unexpectedly fail over in a co-existence environment with Exchange 2007: This is an issue that has come up after the release of Exchange 2013 CU6. The details of this issue are available in KB:2997209 – “Exchange Server 2013 databases unexpectedly fail over in a co-existence environment with Exchange Server 2007” A…

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Released: Cumulative Update 6 for Exchange Server 2013,Update Rollup 7 for Exchange Server 2010 Service Pack 3, and Released: Update Rollup 14 for Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 3

  The Exchange team announced Exchange Server 2013 Cumulative Update 6. CU6 represents the continuation of our Exchange 2013 servicing and builds upon Exchange 2013 CU5. A complete list of customer reported issues resolved in Exchange 2013 CU6 can be found in KB 2961810. Customers running any previous release of Exchange 2013 can move directly…

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Largest collection of FREE Microsoft eBooks ever

FREE Microsoft eBooks! Who doesn’t love FREE Microsoft eBooks? Enjoy 🙂 http://blogs.msdn.com/b/mssmallbiz/archive/2014/07/07/largest-collection-of-free-microsoft-ebooks-ever-including-windows-8-1-windows-8-windows-7-office-2013-office-365-office-2010-sharepoint-2013-dynamics-crm-powershell-exchange-server-lync-2013-system-center-azure-cloud-sql.aspx

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Exchange 2013 Maintenance mode

  Now that Exchange 2013 service pack 1 is released, I believe it’s a good time to revisit this subject. Why do I need Exchange 2013 Maintenance mode? This is to ensure that your end users won’t be effected when performing any type of software/hardware maintenance on your exchange servers or when you are working…

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Released: Update Rollup 5 for Exchange 2010 Service Pack 3 and Update Rollup 13 for Exchange 2007 Service Pack 3

Update Rollup 5 for Exchange Server 2010 Service Pack 3 Update Rollup 13 for Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 3 Exchange Server 2010 Service Pack 3 Update Rollup 5 resolves customer reported issues and includes previously released security bulletins for Exchange Server 2010 Service Pack 3. A complete list of the issues resolved in this…

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Released: Exchange Server 2013 Service Pack 1

Exchange Server 2013 Service Pack 1 (SP1) is now available for download! Please make sure to read the release notes before installing SP1. The final build number for Exchange Server 2013 SP1 is 15.00.0847.032. More details here http://blogs.technet.com/b/exchange/archive/2014/02/25/exchange-server-2013-service-pack-1-available.aspx 

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Transforming work, transforming Office

And, we will continue with our on-premises releases of both SharePoint Server and Exchange Server on our traditional 2-3 year release cadence.  We’ll also continue supporting hybrid deployments spanning both cloud and on prem technologies. http://blogs.office.com/2014/02/17/transforming-work-transforming-office/

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