Configuring the CAS Role for Exchange 2013 Preview – Part One

Hello all, We discussed yesterday about installing the CAS role, but now you need to configure it. With the elimination of the Exchange Management Console and the revamp of the Exchange Control Panel (now called Exchange Admin Console) this task might seem a little ackward if you are not comfortable with the new interface. To…

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Install the Mailbox role for Exchange 2013 Preview

NOTE: Within the Exchange 2013 Preview you are not able to perform coexistence with Exchange 2007 or Exchange 2010. Exchange 2013 Preview is also not recommended or supportable within a production environment. We recommend installing this within a test lab only that will not affect your production systems. Today we will be talking about installing…

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Installing the CAS Role for Exchange Server 2013 Preview

NOTE: Within the Exchange 2013 Preview you are not able to perform coexistence with Exchange 2007 or Exchange 2010. Exchange 2013 Preview is also not recommended or supportable within a production environment. We recommend installing this within a test lab only that will not affect your production systems. Today we will be talking about installing…

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Preparing Active Directory and Schema for Exchange 2013 Release Preview

We have discussed previously about installing the prerequisites for Exchange 2013 Release Preview on Server 2008R2SP1 and Server 2012 RC, now we will discuss preparing Active Directory and the Schema within your lab for Exchange 2013 Release Preview. Before we can actually install any version of Exchange into an organization, we need to prep both the Active Directory…

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New Feature to Exchange 2010 SP2RU4 – Calendar and Tasks Retention Tag Supportability

As you might have read, we just introduced Exchange 2010 SP2 RU4 for public consumption. You can find a list of the things fixed located at the URL listed prior, and review the associated KB articles. Once thing that did come up was that retention policies did not properly tag the calendar or notes, which…

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Installing Exchange 2013 Preview Prerequisites on Windows Server 2012 Release Candidate

As you can see from the previous blog post here we have discussed how to install the pre-reqs for Exchange 2013 Preview on Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1. We will now go through and discuss the same topic but for Windows Server 2012 Release Candidate. Things to note.. This product so far is exactly…

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Installing Exchange 2013 Preview Prerequisites on Windows Server 2008 R2

As you might know, Exchange 2013 is out and a lot has changed architecture wise. Today I am going to start off a series of blog posts about Exchange 2013 with a number of other PFEs and we plan to cover the following: Changes to Exchange 2013 from Exchange 2010 Installation of Pre-Requisites for the…

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Exchange 2010: Retention Tags and Policies 101

People have asked me a lot in the past about how Retention Policies/Tags work within Exchange 2010, and how they can be utilized for their day to day tasks. Here is a good overview of what Retention Policies and Tags are, and my experience on how they work…   Types of Retention Tags: Retention tags…

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Exchange 2010 Migration Slide Deck from Techstravaganza 2012 event

So the Techstravaganza 2012 was a great success, a lot of awesome speakers and even more awesome participants. Thank you all for showing up. Attached are the slides from my presentation but I wanted to elaborate a little more on these slides, especially based off the questions I was asked. Do you need another forest…

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Welcome – Intro and Techstravaganza

Welcome to “the exchange guy” blog. Name is Adam Farage and I’m an Exchange Premier Field Engineer (PFE) in the NY/NJ region. Now, you might be asking “why would you name your blog ‘The Exchange Guy?’”. Easy, many times when I visit customer sites people cannot remember my name and refer to myself as “the exchange…

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