Archive for the ‘Exchange’ Category

Public Folder Replication

During installation of the Mailbox Server a new Exchange Server 2010 Mailbox Database will be automatically created. After installation its best to make sure that this database is moved from the default location to an alternate location for recovery and performance reasons. A new Public Folder database will also be automatically created on the new […]

Mailbox Role Failed Error: The following error was generated when

Summary: 3 item(s). 1 succeeded, 1 failed. Elapsed time: 00:26:00 Preparing Setup Completed Elapsed Time: 00:00:10 Mailbox Role Failed Error: The following error was generated when “$error.Clear(); $name = [Microsoft.Exchange.Management.RecipientTasks.EnableMailbox]::DiscoveryMailboxUniqueName; $dispname = [Microsoft.Exchange.Management.RecipientTasks.EnableMailbox]::DiscoveryMailboxDisplayName; $dismbx = get-mailbox -Filter {name -eq $name} – IgnoreDefaultScope -resultSize 1; if( $dismbx -ne $null) { $srvname = $dismbx.ServerName; if( $dismbx.Database -ne […]

Service ‘MSExchangeTransport’ failed to reach status ‘Running’ on this server

Here are some points you need to check: 1. Check Manage auditing and security log Properties Administative Tools > Local Security Policy > Local Policies > User Rights Assignment > Manage auditing and security Exchance Servers. 2. Check Exchange Trusted Subsystem 1)Open Active Directory Users and Computers 2)Under domain name (For example,navigate to the […]

Uninstalling Exchange 2007

The local computer is responsible for generating the offline address book To move offline address book generation using Exchange Management Console  Open the Exchange Management Console. Expand Microsoft Exchange, expand Organization Configuration, and then select Mailbox. In the results pane, click the Offline Address Book tab. On the Offline Address Book tab, select the […]

When you try to install the Exchange Server 2010 Mailbox role, the installation process fails

Log Name: Application Source: MSExchangeSetup Date: 6/5/2009 5:24:30 PM Event ID: 1002 Task Category: (1) Level: Error Keywords: Classic User: N/A Computer: Description: The description for Event ID 1002 from source MSExchangeSetup cannot be found. Either the component that raises this event is not installed on your local computer or the installation is corrupted. […]

OWA http to https redirection

Copy and paste code below to text file, and save it as Default.htm to inetpub\www root directory. <BODY onLoad=”window.noJs()”> <SCRIPT LANGUAGE=”Javascript”> <!– Begin function noJs() { var destination = “”; window.location.replace(destination); window.location.href=destination; } // End –> </SCRIPT> Then follow the link below for 2nd part

Recovering from Server 2008 CCR Cluster Failure with Forcequorum

Server 2003 and Server 2008 Cluster Models are different in the following ways: Server 2003 utilizes the Shared Quorum Model for Single Copy Clusters and utilizes Majority Node Set for Cluster Continuous Replication Clusters. Server 2008 utilizes Majority Node Set for both Single Copy Clusters and Cluster Continuous Replication Clusters.  When using Single Copy Clusters […]

Exchange 2010 Database Activation Coordination (DAC)

  Exchange 2010 introduced a vast amount of changes to the High Availability model with the addition of the Database Availability Group (DAG).  Some features of the DAG are having up to 16 members, automatic database *over to another site as long as you still have quorum, and much more.  Exchange also introduced Database Activation […]