Rapid Migration Guide from Exchange 2010 to Exchange 2013 – Released


Very much excited to release Exchange 2010 to Exchange 2013 migration guide. Getting all the migration steps in a systematic procedure always helps Exchange Administrators to do the migration with ease. This Plan should be more suitable for Medium and Small Business environments also it can be adopted to large enterprises with little bit of […]

Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 – Installing , Deploying , Configuring


Minimum System Requirements and Forest Functional Level for Exchange 2013   Installations – How to Install Exchange 2013 Sp1 on Windows Server 2012 R2 How to Install Exchange 2013 on Windows Server 2012 Installing Exchange 2013 on Windows Server 2008 R2 Sp1   Recipient Configuration – How to Login to Exchange Administration Center (EAC) in […]

How to Configure Cross forest connectors (Mail flow) Exchange 2010 to Exchange 2013


  Source Domain – CareExchange.in Target Domain – TargetExchange.in   Lets say CareExchange.in is migrating mailboxes across forest to TargetExchange.in For Exchange TestUser@CareExchange.in  is migrated from CareExchange.in to TargetExchange.in But still the administrator looks for a solution that TestUser has to receive email of “CareExchange.in” , Until the migration gets over completely. (As Mx Record […]

How to Add a Professional Disclaimer in Exchange 2013


Login to ECP – Exchange Control Panel Mail flow – Rules – Apply Disclaimers Click on Name – Enter a Friendly Name Apply this Rule if – Choose The Sender is located Choose Inside the Organization Click on Enter Text – <font color=”gray”><div style=”font-size:8pt; font-family: Calibri, sans-serif;”> The information contained in this e-mail and any […]

Exchange 2013 CU6–2010 SP3 RU7—2007 SP3 RU14 – Released


    Released: Cumulative Update 6 for Exchange Server 2013 Release Notes – http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2961810 Download Link – http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=44022 Key Fixes- 2991934 Duplicate mailbox folders after migration to Exchange Server 2983512 RPC Client Access service crashes on an on-premises Mailbox server in an Exchange Server 2013 hybrid environment 2983207 “532 5.3.2″ NDR when you send an […]

How to install ADMT 3.2 in Windows Server 2008 R2


Updated Version – Download the re-released version from the below link. which doesn’t run OS checks Download Active Directory Migration Tool version 3.2 OS – 2008R2 Forest Level/Domain Level – 2008R2 Type the Default Instance if you have a SQL Server , I have the SQL server on DC itself , you have to type […]

The Functional Level of the forest is incompatible with this operating system


I want to introduce a Windows 2008 r2 domain controller in a Windows 2012/Windows 2012R2 Domain . let see how to we can lower Active Directory domain/forest Functional Level from 2012/2012R2 to 2008 R2 To See Existing Forest/Domain functional level Open Power shell in Windows Server 2012 Domain Controller Import-Module ActiveDirectory Get-Adforest Get-ADDomain ======== Authentication […]

.\MailboxSizeReport.ps1 for Exchange 2010/2013


Script Supports – Exchange 2007, 2010, 2013 & Office 365 .\MailboxSizeReport.ps1 Created a Mailbox Size Report for Exchange 2010 and Exchange 2013. It can Generate CSV, Display all and Display with Wild Card. Download the Script     Download the Script   Example CSV – Display Name Alias RecipientType Recipient OU Primary SMTP address Database […]