Last night I had to upgrade an Exchange 2007 CCR cluster to the latest Service Pack 3. Following the steps below, this error occurred while executing step 4. The installation on node ‘CCR-Node2’ is inconsistent. ConfiguredVersion = 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52 = UnpackedVersion. An upgrade might not have completed successfully.READ MORE
Had some trouble with the “Include Inheritable Permissions From This Object’s Parent” checkbox becomes unchecked every hour(?). This is normally done when a user is member of the Domain Admins, Enterprise Admins or the Administrators Active Directory groups. Normally removing the membership of the administrator groups will work, but if the user is not member of […]READ MORE
Forwarding all mail of one mailbox via EMS (Powershell)
The function is there for ages, but I am always forget the following administrative feature. 😉 Sometimes when a employee is unavailable for a longer time, due an extended holiday or sickness, you often will get the request to give access to the mail of the employee. You can do this like mentioned in an earlier […]READ MORE
Did you also create a Routing Group Connector between two Exchange systems with the -BiDirectional parameter of the new-routinggroupconnector cmdlet? When you try to remove the Routing Group Connector you receive the following error: Remove-RoutingGroupConnector : The operation could not be performed because ‘le gacy routing group connector’ matches multiple entries. At line:1 char:29 Just […]READ MORE
Exchange Full-Access and Send-As mailbox permissions with Powershell
All tasks in Exchange Server 2007 or Exchange Server 2010 can be done in the Exchange Management Shell. So you are also able to give the Send-As permission and the Full-access permission via the Exchange Management Shell.READ MORE
While implementing Exchange 2007 or Exchange 2010, often mistakes are made when requesting the SSL certificate. This can be an expensive issue. The company Digicert has made two Exchange CSR Command Wizards to help you create the right Powershell commands.READ MORE
Looking for the current Exchange Server patchlevel?
Are you also always looking for the latest patchlevel of Microsoft Exchange? On beta site of TechNet Wiki you find a list with all the latest Exchange Server versions, build numbers, patch levels and KB numbers. A must have bookmark for all Exchange Server ITpro’s! Check it out: http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/exchange-server-and-update-rollups-builds-numbers.aspxREAD MORE
The Exchange Management Console for Exchange 2007 or 2010 doesn’t have a reporting functionality. If you want to have a report on the mailboxes within your organization you will need to use the Exchange Management Shell. When you want to report the mailbox size and the last logon time for all the mailboxes in your […]READ MORE
Exchange 2007 was one of the first Powershell really integrated applications. Every configuration item can be set with the Exchange Management Shell, often the usage of the Exchange Management Shell is the only way. In the next couple of blogs the most used Exchange Powershell commands will be explained. In this blog I will look […]READ MORE
About Peter Daalmans
Peter tries to speak every year on several events like TechDays Netherlands, ExpertsLive, IT/Dev Connections, BriForum, Midwest Management Summit, TechEd Australia, TechEd New Zealand and in 2017 Peter had the honor to speak at Microsoft Ignite. See more here.
Author of four books about Configurtion Manager and Microsoft Enterprise Mobility +Security