A Month in #Exchange: April 2010

#Exchange2010 … April already

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Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 2 Help
The Exchange Server 2007 SP2 Help can help you in the day-to-day administration of Exchange. Use this information to guide you through Exchange Server 2007 SP2 features, tasks, and administration procedures.
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&FamilyID=85c5ef71-6a1f-4eb0-9ff3-3feee6057e96

Microsoft Exchange Server Profile Analyzer (32 bit)
Use the Microsoft Exchange Server Profile Analyzer tool to collect estimated statistical information from a single mailbox store or across an Exchange Server organization. The collected data can be used for such tasks as analyzing the performance and health of a server that has mailboxes, improving capacity planning models, and improving testing methodologies and tools.
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&FamilyID=8f575f60-bd80-44aa-858b-a1f721108fad

Microsoft Exchange Server Profile Analyzer (64 bit)
Use the Microsoft Exchange Server Profile Analyzer tool to collect estimated statistical information from a single mailbox store or across an Exchange Server organization. The collected data can be used for such tasks as analyzing the performance and health of a server that has mailboxes, improving capacity planning models, and improving testing methodologies and tools.
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&FamilyID=c009c049-9f4c-4519-a389-69c281b2abda

Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Language Pack Bundle
This download is available to customers who would like to install the most recent languages packs for Exchange 2010. This bundle does not include language packs for Unified Messaging.
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&FamilyID=30a01b2b-0360-44b4-8b9a-1c4b3af781a6

Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Language Pack Bundle, March 2010
This download is available to customers who would like to install the most recent languages packs for Exchange 2010. This bundle does not include language packs for Unified Messaging.
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&FamilyID=4ba91cf8-dafa-4328-9edc-2052fe8347fc

Microsoft Forefront Server Security Management Console Documentation
Forefront Server Security Management Console allows administrators to easily manage Forefront Security for Exchange Server, Forefront Security for SharePoint and Microsoft Antigen, providing a web-based console to centralize configuration and operation, automate the download and distribution of signature and scan engine updates, and generate comprehensive reports. Forefront Server Security Management Console also allows administrators to rapidly respond to outbreaks and update protection across enterprise deployments, improving organizational agility in responding to new threats. Through integration with Windows Server 2003 and Microsoft SQL Server, Forefront Server Security Management Console helps maintain reliability and performance of messaging and collaboration protection.
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&FamilyID=ae4ce23b-9e1e-455c-87a4-36167fe43107

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TechNet Webcast: Hyper-V for the VMware Administrator (Level 300)
If you are a VMware administrator or you are considering a virtualization platform purchase, then this webcast is for you. Using demonstrations, we compare Microsoft and VMware virtualization platforms and highlight the differences in the two platforms. Topics we cover include Failover Clustering, the Microsoft high availability solution; live migration, how Microsoft does VMotion; using Performance and Resource Optimization (PRO) to move virtual machines; and much more.   
https://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?EventID=1032441811&EventCategory=5&culture=en-US&CountryCode=US

TechNet Webcast: Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007 R2 Audio Conferencing Deep Dive (Level 200) 
Are you familiar with Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007 R2 dial-in conferencing and want to go deeper into the technical details? Or, are you thinking about deploying dial-in conferencing but have not yet done so? Attend this webcast for a demonstration of how Communications Server 2007 R2 works in practice, and get a detailed look at component interactions and call flows
https://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?EventID=1032441775&EventCategory=5&culture=en-US&CountryCode=US

TechNet Webcast: Monitoring, Backing Up, and Restoring Exchange Server 2010 with System Center (Level 300)
Microsoft System Center helps you get the most from your mission-critical messaging infrastructure with management solutions that enhance the availability features built into Microsoft Exchange Server 2010. In this webcast, we look at how System Center can improve the health and availability of your servers running Exchange with the Exchange Server 2010 Management Pack for Microsoft Operations Manager 2007 and Microsoft System Center Data Protection Manager 2007. System Center has application awareness built into its management solutions to help deliver guidance and best practices to Exchange administrators, ensuring service level agreements (SLAs) are met and saving organizations money.
https://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?EventID=1032437152&EventCategory=5&culture=en-US&CountryCode=US

TechNet
Webcast: Discover the New OWA: Outlook Web App (Level 200)
Outlook Web App provides the most robust Web experience for accessing Microsoft Exchange Server 2010. With Outlook Web App, users get more ways to communicate from the Web, including the new Outlook Web App instant messaging (IM) and SMS sync features, changes made to the conversation view, new communication types, and presentation methods in Outlook Web App that can increase user productivity. Attend this webcast to learn about Outlook Web Access and to see demonstrations of new features like MailTips, side-by-side calendars, delegate access, and delivery reports. We focus on the new end-user functions in Outlook Web App 2010, walk you through the configuration of IM with Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007 R2, and demonstrate how to troubleshoot common configuration errors in setting up Outlook Web App IM.
https://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?EventID=1032441268&EventCategory=5&culture=en-US&CountryCode=US

TechNet Webcast: Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Management and Operations (Level 200)
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 includes new capabilities that make the operation of your Exchange environment more efficient. Attend this webcast to discover how Microsoft made the Exchange Management Console more powerful, extended the reach of PowerShell, made it easier to delegate management tasks, and built Web-based tools to make the job of managing Exchange easier than ever.
https://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?EventID=1032441270&EventCategory=5&culture=en-US&CountryCode=US

TechNet Webcast: Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Unified Messaging (Level 300)
Unified messaging in Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 made it possible to connect with a telephone system and put voice mail into an Outlook inbox. In this webcast, we demonstrate how deeper use of speech recognition in Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 unified messaging makes “anywhere access” to information even easier. We also discuss other new features, product architecture, and upgrading from Exchange Server 2007.
https://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?EventID=1032442908&EventCategory=5&culture=en-US&CountryCode=US

TechNet Webcast: Calendar Sharing and Federation in Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 (Level 300)
Federation is a key part of the architecture of Microsoft Exchange Server 2010, powering new organization-to-organization sharing scenarios. Attend this webcast to learn how to implement free/busy and full calendar sharing with your business partners using Exchange Server 2010.
https://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?EventID=1032440902&EventCategory=5&culture=en-US&CountryCode=US

TechNet Webcast: Windows Failover Clustering PowerShell Cmdlets: Overview and Examples (Level 400)
With the release of the Windows Server 2008 R2 operating system, a new set of Windows PowerShell cmdlets has been included, providing a new level of robust automation for Windows clusters. In this webcast, we review the pre-PowerShell methods for interacting with a Windows cluster and then dive into the new cmdlets. We spend most of the time in the webcast on two demonstrations that focus on the top 20 new cmdlets that every “traditional” and Hyper-V cluster administrator should know.
https://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?EventID=1032445738&EventCategory=5&culture=en-US&CountryCode=US

TechNet Webcast: Deploying and Managing Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Transport Servers (Level 200)
The transport server role in Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 provides some exciting new management functionality that makes mail flow issues easier to monitor and diagnose. In this webcast, we show you the best ways to take advantage this functionality, including Direct Deliver, Shadow Redundancy, and transport service level agreement (SLA) measurement and reporting. Learn how to plan for the most efficient transition to Exchange Server 2010, whether you are moving from Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 or Exchange Server 2003.
https://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?EventID=1032441275&EventCategory=5&culture=en-US&CountryCode=US

TechNet Webcast: Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Storage Architecture (Level 300)
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 carries on the tradition begun in Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 of dramatically reducing mailbox storage costs. Attend this webcast to learn about the new levels of storage flexibility in Exchange Server 2010, and find out the technical details to help you select the right storage solution for your Exchange Server 2010 environment. We focus on how the storage architecture in Exchange Server 2010 has evolved and goes beyond the investments previously made to positively impact Microsoft customers.
https://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?EventID=1032442912&EventCategory=5&culture=en-US&CountryCode=US

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Friday, April 09, 2010: TechNet Webcast: Security Best Practices for Hyper-V and Server Virtualization (Level 300) 
Virtualization is one of the hottest topics in IT today and security is a top priory for IT staff. In this webcast, we cover security best practices for Hyper-V and introduce the Hyper-V Security Guide, the Microsoft reference for hardening servers running Windows Server 2008 with Hyper-V enabled.
https://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?culture=en-US&EventID=1032445996

Thursday, April 15, 2010: TechNet Webcast: Scaling Out Forefront Unified Access Gateway (Level 200) 
Deploying more than what’s in the box is a typical requirement for enterprise IT organizations. You do it to achieve high availability of your remote access service, and you do it to achieve better scale. Attend this webcast to learn how to scale out deployments with Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG) array or cluster, how to take advantage of the integrated Windows Load Balancer, and how to use the external Hardware Load Balancer.
https://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?culture=en-US&EventID=1032447236

Thursday, April 22, 2010: TechNet Webcast: Publishing SharePoint and Exchange with Forefront Unified Access Gatewa
y (Level 200)
Accessing your messaging and collaboration software solutions while working remotely has never been easier. Attend this webcast to learn how to use Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG) 2010 to securely publish Microsoft Exchange Server, Microsoft SharePoint Server, and other applications to your remote users—employees, partners, vendors, and others.
https://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?culture=en-US&EventID=1032447231

Monday, April 26, 2010: TechNet Webcast: Forefront Unified Access Gateway and DirectAccess – Better Together (Level 200)
Attend this webcast to learn about the additional manageabilty, scalability, and security Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG) brings to DirectAccess deployments. We provide a short overview of DirectAccess, a new innovative technology available in the Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 operating systems, and we explain what Network Address Translation64 (NAT64) and Domain Name System64 (DNS64) are used for, why do you need two tunnels, and how to set tunnels up.
https://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?culture=en-US&EventID=1032447228

Tuesday, April 27, 2010: TechNet Webcast: Protecting Exchange Server 2010 Using Hybrid Forefront Protection for Exchange (Level 300)
Attend this webcast to learn how Microsoft Forefront and Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 work better together. Discover how Microsoft Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server (FPE) and Microsoft Forefront Online Protection for Exchange (FOPE) facilitate the protection of Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 from malware, unsolicited e-mail, and other security threats.
https://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?culture=en-US&EventID=1032433626

Tuesday, April 27, 2010: Business Insights Webcast: How to Migrate from Your POP E-Mail Account to Exchange Online (Level 200)
Join us for the fifth webcast in this migration series. This week we discuss migrating POP and IMAP mailboxes to Microsoft Exchange Online. Learn about the workflow for POP and IMAP migrations, the availability of Microsoft partner tools for migration, and how to use the Microsoft Online Migration Tools to help you move to Exchange Online.
https://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?culture=en-US&EventID=1032447715

Wednesday, April 28, 2010: TechNet Webcast: Planning and Deploying Virtual Desktop Infrastructure with Management Technologies (Level 300)
In this webcast, we drill down into the architecture of the Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) and determine what key questions need to be asked and answered around required components, networking, capacity, and end-user experience.
https://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?culture=en-US&EventID=1032447901

Friday, April 30, 2010: TechNet Webcast: Capacity Planning and Sizing for Session Virtualization and VDI with RDS (Level 300)
Customers are increasingly looking at centralizing their users’ desktops and applications as a way to lower their total cost of ownership (TCO) or to increase business agility. Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) and session virtualization (formerly Terminal Services) are two scenarios supported by Remote Desktop Services (RDS) in the Windows Server 2008 R2 operating system, and both have different pros and cons from an IT professional’s perspective. From a scalability and user-density standpoint, session virtualization looks like the clear winner, but just how many virtual desktops—or sessions—can you host on any given hardware? Attend this webcast to learn about Microsoft tests and tools to measure capacity and performance of your RDS deployments, so you arrive at the right planning and sizing conclusions
https://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?culture=en-US&EventID=1032447903

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http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc164340.aspx

White Paper: Configuration and Mailbox Access Auditing for Exchange 2007 Organizations
Topic Last Modified: 2010-02-08
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee331009(EXCHG.80).aspx

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http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd795096(EXCHG.140).aspx

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http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc164372.aspx

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Exchange Provisioning Article in TechNet Magazine
http://msexchangeteam.com/archive/2010/04/05/454531.aspx

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New means they appear in KB as Revision 1.0! 
Exchange 5.5:  http://kbalertz.com/Technology_55.aspx
Exchange 2000: http://kbalertz.com/Technology_53.aspx
Exchange 2003: http://kbalertz.com/Technology_313.aspx
Exchange 2007: http://kbalertz.com/Technology_515.aspx
Exchange 2010: http://kbalertz.com/Technology_1282.aspx
Exchange 2010 Coexistence: http://kbalertz.com/Technology_1281.aspx
Forefront For Exchange: http://kbalertz.com/Technology_523.aspx
Communications Server 2007: http://kbalertz.com/Technology_557.aspx

March 25, 2000

  • 201273 “Microsoft Outlook Synchronization Service Failed” Error Message During Synchronization

March 22, 2010

  • 961919 A new feature known as Intelligent Message Filter in Exchange Server 2003 prevents regular messages from being moved to the Junk E-mail folder

March 18, 2010

  • 979170 You receive an error message when you use ExBPA to schedule a scan on an Exchange Server 2007 SP2 server
  • 978200 The sender address of a forwarded meeting request does not include on behalf of as expected in an Exchange Server 2003 organization and an Exchan
    ge Server 2007 organization mixed environment
  • 978469 A mailbox that was moved from an Exchange Server 2007 server to an Exchange Server 2010 server cannot be accessed by using Outlook
  • 977179 You receive an “0x800423f0” error message when you perform system state backups on the passive node of Windows Server 2008-based Exchange Server 2007 CCR clusters
  • 978517 The Exchange Information Store service stops responding on an Exchange Server 2007 server
  • 976108 “451 4.4.0 DNS Query Failed” status message in an Exchange Server 2007 Edge Transport server
  • 978528 The Exchange Information Store service crashes on a Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 server when a user tries to access a specific calendar item
  • 978253 A SSL certificate validation error is generated on an Exchange Server 2007 server when you run any test commands after you run the Test-SystemHealth command
  • 977531 An external recipient misses the last occurrence of a recurring meeting request or a recurring appointment that is sent from an Exchange Server 2007 user
  • 981541 You must enter your logon credentials two times when you log on to Outlook Web App
  • 978137 The subject of a confirmation message is garbled for certain languages when a remote device wipe operation is performed in Exchange Server 2007
  • 978832 Read items are marked incorrectly as unread items in an Exchange Server 2007 public folder
  • 978521 The synchronization and the reconciliation between Microsoft Office Outlook and a BlackBerry mobile device fails when a mailbox is moved around between two Exchange Server 2007 servers
  • 979694 Error message when you import a third-party certificate into Exchange Server 2010: “The certificate status could not be determined because the revocation check failed”
  • 981474 You receive error 1603 when you try to install the Exchange Server 2010 RU1
  • 979357 You experience audio quality issues when many performance counters are logged on to Office Communications Server 2007 R2, Audio/Video Conferencing Server

March 16, 2010

  • 972077 “Outlook cannot display this view. Unknown Error” error message is generated in Outlook client and Event ID 9667 is logged on an Exchange Server 2003 server
  • 979690 An error occurs when an Exchange server 2003 user tries to open more than one delegate mailboxes of Exchange Server 2010 in Outlook 2003

March 4, 2010

  • 979563 Exchange Server 2010 Push Notifications does not work
  • 980261 This fix introduces the supports for Exchange Server 2010 page patching when a “-1022” disk I/O error is generated
  • 980262 Event ID 2156 is logged on a computer that is running Exchange Server 2010
  • 977633 Certain third-party IMAP4 clients cannot connect to Exchange Server 2003 mailboxes through an Exchange Server 2010 CAS server
  • 979431 The POP3 service crashes when a user connects to a mailbox through the POP3 protocol and the user is migrated from an Exchange Server 2003 server to an Exchange Server 2010 server
  • 979611 Description of Update Rollup 2 for Exchange Server 2010: February 18, 2010

March 3, 2010

  • 980400 On Exchange Server 2007 or on Exchange Server 2010, e-mail messages seem to disappear when you try to move them to a mailbox folder
  • 977920 You receive an error when you try to create a Unified Messaging Auto Attendant in the Exchange Management Console: “The pilotidentifier ‘string value’ is not a valid extension”
  • 980049 You cannot connect to an Exchange Server 2010 mailbox from Outlook Web Access

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