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A fatal error occurred when attempting to access the SSL server credential private key.

I have faced the following error at a client when trying to setup a Forefront TMG 2010 array in a work group environment, however this error is not related to TMG itself so you might encounter it in any setup

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Do NOT install Exchange 2010 SP1 on your Edge/TMG server

If you are running Exchange 2010 Edge on Forefront TMG do NOT install Exchange 2010 SP1 on it yet. Doing so will lead to crash your TMG Managed Control service with the error The Forefront TMG Managed Control service failed

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ISA/TMG installation fails with Unable to Connect to configuration Storage Server

While installing ISA or TMG Enterprise Edition the installation might fail with the following error Setup failed to connect to the specified configuration storage server computer. This may be because the local computer needs to be added to the Replicate

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You get “Iashlpr initialization failed” error after installing DHCP on Windows 2008R2

After installing DHCP server on windows 2008 R2, you notice that your system event log will be filled with Errors Event ID: 1070 “Iashlpr initialization failed: The DHCP service was unable to access path specified for the audit log. So

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ISA/TMG/IAG/UAG what is the difference!

Lot of people are confused about the difference between ISA/TMG/IAG/UAG, so I thought it would be a good idea to share this information hopping it will clear up this confusion. Microsoft has lately released the “Forefront Threat Management Gateway (TMG)”

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