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Bulk approving existing ActiveSync devices after enabling ActiveSync quarantine

One of the biggest problems of enabling ActiveSync Quarantine in an established organization is that, once enabled, it will block all existing devices. I needed a simple and effective way to allow ActiveSync for the existing 2500+ devices and I

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Reset Search Index in Microsoft Exchange 2013

If you happen to need to reset the search index for an Microsoft Exchange 2013 mailbox database you would have noticed that the “ResetSearchIndex.ps1” script that used to be present in Exchange 2010 was removed. So this is what you

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Microsoft Exchange 2013 AutoReseed -Part 2-

In part I of this tutorial I have introduced a bit of theory behind the new Exchange 2013 feature of AutoReseed, today we will apply this theory in the LAB and see how it behaves. Lab Setup For this lab

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Microsoft Exchange 2013 AutoReseed -Part 1-

Introduction Exchange 2013 has been out there for a few month and I have been playing around with its High Availability features in a LAB. One of my favorite new features in Exchange 2013 is its “Automatic Reseed capability”; at

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Manual outlook configuration with Exchange 2013

Introduction When I first heard that Exchange 2013 has killed MAPI and that now even internal clients connect to exchange using RPC over HTTP (or outlook anywhere), the first question that popped to my mind was “What should we enter

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KB2756920 causes IIS to crash

I have faced a recent issue on OWA of Exchange 2010 installed on windows 2008 R2 on various server. The issues caused OWA – Blackberry – Out of office and autodiscover to totally crash and the application log was filled

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