Archive for August, 2011

Autodiscover for multiple domain without changing single SSL cert

When you have multiple domains configured for your users. You must redirect your autodiscover functionality to your primary SMTP domain. You can use these different methods: How does Outlook/Entourage check for autodiscover functionality? Autodiscover check https://<smtpdomain>/Autodiscover/Autodiscover.xml. Autodiscover check https://autodiscover.<smtpdomain>/Autodiscover/Autodiscover.xml. Autodiscover check http://autodiscover.<smtpdomain>/Autodiscover/Autodiscover.xml. Autodiscover check for SRV lookup for _autodiscover._tcp.<smtpdomain>.   1. DNS SRV Record (Service record) […]

Installing an SSL Certificate in Microsoft Exchange Server 2007

Before you begin, make sure you are logged in to your server as Administrator. To run multiple services securely, such as SMTP, POP, IMAP, UM, and IIS, you must use a Multiple Domain (UCC) Certificate. To Install Your SSL Certificate in Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 From the Start menu, click Run… Type mmc and click OK. The Microsoft Management Console (Console) […]

How do I know Outlook Anywhere is working?

Simple… when no one is complaining! Seriously though, it is preferable is to run diagnostics on Outlook Anywhere before subjecting it to thousands of users. The one tool that works pretty well in most cases is rpcping. Yes, it has a lot of parameters and is confusing, but it does provide pretty good diagnostic information […]

Exchange Database Recovery Using eseutil commands

Exchange Database Recovery – Using eseutil commands The real job of an exchange administrator is to maintain high availability when it comes to a messaging environment. Below mentioned processes are not done on a day to day basis, but understanding how the process works is mandatory for every exchange administrator. A step by step walk-through […]

Hide Network in explorer on windows terminal server 2008?

Apply this to Terminal Server 2008 [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\NonEnum] “{F02C1A0D-BE21-4350-88B0-7367FC96EF3C}”=dword:00000001 OR To create GPO Templet use below. ; Use this one for hiding the network icon in your explorer. CLASS MACHINE CATEGORY !!Custom CATEGORY !!ExplorerExtras POLICY !!HideNetworkInExplorer KEYNAME “SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\NonEnum” EXPLAIN !!HideNetworkInExplorer_Help VALUENAME “{F02C1A0D-BE21-4350-88B0-7367FC96EF3C}” VALUEON NUMERIC 1 VALUEOFF NUMERIC 0 END POLICY END CATEGORY END CATEGORY [strings] Custom=”Custom […]