Virtualization and Stress Testing White Papers for Lync Server 2013 Now Available for Download

Author: Chris Dragich, Sr. Technical Writer, Lync Server Product version: Lync Server 2013   Microsoft has released two new white papers for Lync Server 2013 The Lync Server 2013 Virtualization White Paper provides guidance for planning a Lync Server deployment on virtual servers. As a real-time application, Lync Server requires careful planning when deployed on…

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DrRez Blog Bids Farewell

The DrRez blog, community channel for the Microsoft Lync Server 2010 Resource Kit and Lync Server 2010 technical reference articles is retiring. All articles currently posted to the DrRez blog will migrate to NextHop in April 2013. Lync Server 2013 technical reference content will be available later this spring in the Lync Server 2013 Technical…

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How to Create Additional Lync Server 2010 Call Details Reports: Part 2

Microsoft Lync Server 2010 Monitoring Server Reports provide a collection of system usage and call diagnostic reports. This collection of reports meets the needs of most Lync Server 2010 audio/visual (A/V) call scenarios. However, administrators that want to add to the extensibility of the Lync Server 2010 Monitoring Server Reports can easily do so by…

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How to Create Additional Lync Server 2010 Call Details Reports: Part 1

Microsoft Lync Server 2010 Monitoring Server Reports provide a collection of system usage and call diagnostic reports. This collection of reports meets the needs of most Lync Server 2010 audio/visual (A/V) call scenarios. However, administrators that want to add to the extensibility of the Lync Server 2010 Monitoring Server Reports can easily do so by…

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Support for Microsoft Lync 2010 and Communicator 2007

If you need the latest support information on Lync 2010, bookmark this page: Support for Microsoft Lync 2010 and Communicator 2007. Here you will find latest resources and support solutions for Microsoft Lync 2010, Microsoft Server Lync 2010, Communicator 2007 R2, Communicator 2007, Communicator 2005, Office Communications Server 2007 R2, Office Communications Server 2007, Live…

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Microsoft Lync Server 2010 Resource Kit: External User Access

Microsoft Lync Server 2010 communications software allows users to connect to each other remotely. This chapter describes the most common remote access scenarios, and then provides detailed call flow diagrams, traces, and related ms-diagnostics codes. Overviews of the basic scenarios are provided, giving context for how users make various connections. You can download this and…

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Update: Microsoft Lync Server 2010 Resource Kit: Enterprise Voice

We are pleased to announce a major update to this previously released Resource Kit chapter. We have added eight pages of new information on Call Admission Control (CAC).     You can download this and other Microsoft Lync Server 2010 Resource Kit chapters from the Download Center. Author: Andreas Strebel with Roy Kuntz, Mahendra Sekaran, and…

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How to use the Office Communications Server 2007 R2 Resource Kit Script LCSEnableConfigureUsers

The Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007 R2 version of the LCSREnableConfigureUsers windows scripting file provides Office Communications Server 2007 R2 administrators with an unrestricted way to enable and configure Active Directory Domain Services user accounts for use with Office Communications Server 2007 R2. Author:  Mike Adkins Publication date: August 2, 2011 Product version: Office Communications…

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Office Communications Server 2007 R2 Tool: LCS Verify Clean

The Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007 R2 LCS Verify Clean tool (LcsVerifyClean.vbs) is a command-line tool that can be used to troubleshoot issues during the uninstallation or installation of an Office Communications Server 2007 R2 deployment. LcsVerifyClean is an efficient and straightforward tool that provides step-by-step guidance through the sometimes stubborn uninstallation of Office Communications…

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Move the Lync Server 2010 Archiving Service Database (LcsLog) to a new Instance of SQL Server

The Microsoft Lync Server 2010 communications software, Archiving Server adds the Lync Server 2010 Archiving service to your deployment. This service and its associated database, LcsLog, store and provision compliance—data for instant messaging that you don’t want to lose. One way to help ensure reliable instant messaging archiving is to host the LcsLog database on…

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