Product Review: Lepide Exchange Manager

Hello folks, Today’s review will be about a tool called Lepide Exchange Manager developed by Lepide Software (www.lepide.com) and the version that we are using for this review is the version 12. This tool can be used with Exchange Server 2000/2003/2007 and 2010. The trial version of the tool reviewed here can be found at http://www.lepide.com/exchange-manager/. First impressions and overview… Lepide Exchange Manager can be considered a Swiss Army knife for a messaging administrator and because of its neat features it allows a recover from a Disaster within a few steps, and besides of the recover capabilities which caught my … Continue reading Product Review: Lepide Exchange Manager

Removing specific messages from your Exchange Server

In this post MSExchange Team explains how to remove messages from mailboxes, public folders and queues in different versions of Exchange Servers, they also go through the process to act proactively using Transport Rules. Ever so often, an Exchange administrator faces a situation where messages that fit specific criteria need to be removed from a large number of mailboxes or from Exchange transport queues. The need may arise due to some sort of mass mailing, a message sent accidentally to a large distribution group or individual recipients, or it could be one of the steps required to be taken as … Continue reading Removing specific messages from your Exchange Server

Forefront Online Protection for Exchange: Administration Center 102

Forefront Online Protection for Exchange is a hosted service that provides a layer of protection to actively help protect inbound and outbound e-mail from spam, viruses, phishing scams, and e-mail policy violations. In this video series, I’ll walk you through the Administration Center, which is the service management site for Forefront Online Protection for Exchange. In this second video I’ll highlight some of the features and tools in the Domains subtab. Check this out at: http://edge.technet.com/Media/Forefront-Online-Protection-for-Exchange-Administration-Center-102/ Cheers, Anderson Patricio http://msmvps.org/Blog/AndersonPatricio http://www.andersonpatricio.org Twitter: @apatricio

Forefront Online Protection for Exchange: Administration Center 101

Forefront Online Protection for Exchange is a hosted service that provides a layer of protection to actively help protect inbound and outbound e-mail from spam, viruses, phishing scams, and e-mail policy violations. In this video series I’ll walk you through the Administration Center, which is the service management site for Forefront Online Protection for Exchange. In this first video I’ll highlight some of the features and tools in the Information tab and the Company subtab. Check this out at: http://edge.technet.com/Media/Forefront-Online-Protection-for-Exchange-Administration-Center-101/ Cheers, Anderson Patricio http://msmvps.org/Blog/AndersonPatricio http://www.andersonpatricio.org Twitter: @apatricio

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS10-024 released

Hi folks, We have released security updates for the following versions of Exchange: Security Update for Exchange 2000 Server (KB976703) Security Update for Exchange Server 2003 Service Pack 2 (KB976702) Update Rollup 10 for Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 1 (KB981407) Update Rollup 4 for Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 2 (KB981383) Update Rollup 3 for Exchange Server 2010 (KB981401) Security related changes for Exchange 2007 and Exchange 2010 ship as Update rollups following the cumulative servicing model. However we have tried to keep the number of non-security related changes in these rollups down to a minimum. More information can … Continue reading Microsoft Security Bulletin MS10-024 released

Exchange French Community (updated)

Hi folks, I’m trying to learn French and during my process to understand the language which by the way in a scale of 0 to 10 is 0.5 🙂 I started to read sites and blogs related to Exchange in French and I found out that the french community writes a lot about Exchange and UC and it is really good stuff. If you want to learn French and also get a lot of tricks in French I will give you a list of some of the blogs that I’ve been reading on that language, as follows: Groupe des utilisateurs … Continue reading Exchange French Community (updated)

Windows Search 4.0 has been released

Hello folks, A new version of Windows Search was released yesterday. This new version has some improvements related to Exchange Server/Outlook. Check this information that came from the Windows Vista Team Blog (http://www.windowsvistablog.com). Speaking of accessing Microsoft Exchange Server – if your organization selects not to use Microsoft Office Outlook in cached mode, you can set a Group Policy to index Exchange in online mode. Windows Search 4.0 will then index with minimal impact to the server. Our internal testing of this configuration shows significant decrease in the load on the server and the network as compared to Windows Desktop … Continue reading Windows Search 4.0 has been released

Protecting and Recovering E-Mail Using DPM 2007 and Exchange 2007

Hello folks, An interesting post about Exchange Server 2007 and DPM 2007. As more and more data is stored in electronic formats, data backup and recovery is increasingly becoming a key business requirement. Apart from being an operational requirement, today companies also may need to maintain a backup of their data for other reasons such as to fulfill legal requirements. Data comes in various forms, such as operational data, accounting information, and emails among others. In this blog post, we look at Exchange data recovery goals and why Microsoft System Center Data Protection Manager 2007 (DPM) is an effective solution … Continue reading Protecting and Recovering E-Mail Using DPM 2007 and Exchange 2007