Exchange 2010 EMC and Certificate failed revocation check error

One of my customer had recently deployed Exchange 2010 and they had received the following error on EMC for certificate request I did a search on BING and found some blogs that helped us resolve the issue. Sharing it on my blog if you are in a similar boat


Script options for migrating mailboxes from Exchange 2003 to Exchange 2010

I recently came across a customer query of migrating mailboxes from Exchange 2003 to Exchange 2010 via a script. Sharing the options that I had discussed with him (There could be more so please share your comments ) Option1 1.            Create a text file with the alias of each Exchange 2003 mailbox that you want…


Exchange 2010 EMC–not able to view all objects

In a recent installation of Exchange 2010 when we logged in using the Exchange Admin account for the FIRST time,  we were not able to view all objects. It was similar to the issue reported on the post – “The user “domain\administrator” isn’t assigned to any management roles.” To resolve this, I followed the…


Live Series by Partner Technical Services: Virtual Partner Day – Collaboration and Unified Communications

Partner Technical Services are pleased to present this special Live Series event. This virtual partner day provides the opportunity to attend a choice of 26 live meeting sessions helping you to sell and deliver Microsoft collaboration and unified communication technologies, including Lync Server 2010, SharePoint 2010, Exchange 2010, Project Server and CRM 2011.   Tuesday…


Exchange Pre-Deployment Analyzer available for download

A great reporting tool that was published on the Microsoft Download site yesterday. It will help consultants who are planning / performing the Exchange 2010 transitions in their companies or for their customers. The reports will alert you if there are any issues within your organization, which could prevent you from deploying Exchange 2010. For…


Downloads on Exchange 2007/2010, OCS, MDT etc

Interesting Downloads Exchange Server 2010 Beta This download comes as a pre-configured VHD. This download enables you evaluate Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Beta VHD for 60 days. Microsoft Directory Synchronization Tool 9.1 The Microsoft Directory Synchronization Tool 9.1 enables you to securely synchronize selected data between an on-premise Active Directory and the Forefront Online Security…


What’s new in Exchange 2010 Beta?

  New Rights-Protected E-Mail Functionality with Active Directory RMS ·         Transport rules to apply AD RMS protection to messages based on conditions ·         Persistent protection of attachments in rights-protected messages ·         Support for AD RMS templates ·         An Internet confidential AD RMS template for protection over the Internet ·         AD RMS protection for Unified Messaging…


Upcoming webcasts on Exchange 2010

6/1/09 – 9:00am PT: TechNet Webcast: Exchange 2010 High Availability Welcome to the future! The future of Exchange high availability, that is.  In this webcast, we reveal the changes and improvements to the built-in high availability platform in Exchange Server 2010.  Exchange 2010 includes a unified framework for high availability and disaster recovery that is…


Exchange 2010 Step by Step Install

Well last weekend I tried my hands installing the Beta version of Exchange 2010 in my lab. I am enclosing the steps that I did to install my lab with the screenshots. Lab Setup – Windows 2008 x64bit Std edition VM running in a Hyper-V environment. For more information about the requirements for Exchange Server…


Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Beta is available

Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Beta is available – Microsoft Exchange Server 2010  on TechNet –                                                       MORE on the NEW FEATURES by accessing this link –      What’s New in Exchange Server 2010 Beta? NOTE – BETA is time-limited, free beta version of Microsoft® Exchange Server 2010 will end 360 days after installation….