Category Archives: Exchange 2010

Installation of exchange server 2010 SP3 UpdateRollup Failed with event log 1023 Eventvwr

“Update Rollup 17 for Exchange Server 2010 Service Pack 3 (KB4011326) 14.3.352.0′ could not be installed. Error code 1603” :After searching the web I’ve found a way to run the setup with verbose log redirected to a file “Exchange2010-KB4011326-x64-en.msp /lxv*! … Continue reading

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Exchange 2010: Get-MailboxDatabase -Status for Whitespace

In exchange 2010, event id 1221 does not exist anymore, and in order for us to find the whitespace, Microsoft has provided an appropriate command shell: Get-MailboxDatabase -Status |ft name,databasesize,availablenewmailboxspace -auto

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Exchange 2010 – SMTP address is generated in the format of username2@domain.com

Symptom: When a new user is created, in some cases an SMTP address is generated in the format of username2@domain.com instead of username@domain.com although there is no such existing address on the network Cause: Issue is possibly due to the … Continue reading

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Add New exchange 2010 certificate – from CA

On your Exchange Server, Open the Management Console then from Server Configuration, Click on “New Exchange Certificate” Enter A name for your Certificate, then click Next Leave the ” Enable Wildcard Certificate ” un-checked, then click Next Select the services … Continue reading

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Exchange 2010 – Converting Legacy Mailboxes to User Mailboxes

How to convert Legacy Mailboxes to regular User Mailboxes after Exchange upgrade If you recently completed a transition from Exchange 2003/2007 to 2010 you probably noticed that some of the migrated mailboxes are marked as Legacy Mailboxes.     In … Continue reading

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Move Mailbox failed – Mailbox size exceeds target quota

Open ADSIEDIT.MSC   Find the user and change the value  ‘mBDUseDefaults’  to True wait a few minutes and try again.   Good Luck

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Activesync not working After Migration from Exchange 2007 to Exchange 2010- event ID 1053

Error: event ID 1053: “Exchange Activesync doesn’t have sufficient Open Active Directory – find the user RightClick – properties – Security – Advanced Chack: “Include inheritable permissions from this objects parent”

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Exchange ActiveSync Error – 1053

“Exchange ActiveSync doesn’t have sufficient permissions to create the “” container under Active Directory user “Active Directory operation failed on dc.domain.com. This error is not retriable. Additional information: Access is denied. Active directory response: 00000005: SecErr: DSID-03152611, problem 4003 (INSUFF_ACCESS_RIGHTS), data … Continue reading

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How to set all virtual directories at once With PowerShell

For internal URLs: $urlpath = Read-Host "Type internal Client Access FQDN starting with http:// or https://" Set-ClientAccessServer –Identity * –AutodiscoverServiceInternalUri “$urlpath/autodiscover/autodiscover.xml” Set-webservicesvirtualdirectory –Identity * –internalurl “$urlpath/ews/exchange.asmx” Set-oabvirtualdirectory –Identity * –internalurl “$urlpath/oab” Set-owavirtualdirectory –Identity * –internalurl “$urlpath/owa” Set-ecpvirtualdirectory –Identity * –internalurl … Continue reading

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Netapp – Create new LUN for exchange DB Using Netapp 2020

  This guide provide the steps to take in order to create new Database in Exchange using Netapp storage and snap drive In this case , I’m using Netapp 2020   1. Check Space Availability Available storage in NetApp filers … Continue reading

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