Users Cannot Access Public Folders Post Migration (Exchange 2016)
Mar29

Users Cannot Access Public Folders Post Migration (Exchange 2016)

KB ID 0001295¬†Dtd 29/03/17 Problem This post comes form my colleague Andrew Dorrian, he usually follows my migrating public folders article. Recently after a couple of Exchange 2016 migrations he has seen a problem where the public folders are visible in the Exchange Admin Console, but the users can’t access them. Solution Open ADSIedit.msc and connect to the ‘Configuration’ context. Navigate to; CN=Services >...

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OWA 2016 – Change Login From Domain\Username to Username
Nov07

OWA 2016 – Change Login From Domain\Username to Username

KB ID 0001254 Dtd 07/11/16 Problem Out of the box, if you want to log into Outlook Web App, you need to use the Domain\Username format, like so; Seeing as how Microsoft are making a big song and dance about using UPN’s to log into Office 365, I thought they might have changed from the NT4 way of doing things, but hey what do I know? As we all know users are stupid, Domain\Username is up there with string theory and quantum...

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Outlook Web App :-( Something Went Wrong
Oct28

Outlook Web App :-( Something Went Wrong

KB ID 0001252 Dtd 28/10/16 Problem I tried to get access to OWA on my Exchange 2016 server, and was greeted with this; ūüôĀ Something Went Wrong We’re having trouble getting to your mailbox right now.Please refresh the page or try again later ¬† Solution I’ve pointed it out on the image above, but it’s easy to miss, look at the time stamp on the error, and compare it to the correct time. The two are not the same. This is...

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Exchange 2016 (& 2013) Enable Circular Logging
Aug02

Exchange 2016 (& 2013) Enable Circular Logging

KB ID 0001224 Dtd¬†02/08/16 Problem Let’s be clear about this, the correct way to flush/clear the Exchange logs is to perform a backup of the mailbox database in question, with an ‘Exchange aware’ piece of backup software. This will clear down the logs properly. Why Do We Need Logs? Well I’m glad you asked, if there’s a problem, and we lose the database, we can ‘play’ the log files back into...

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Exchange – ‘Not all the required authentication methods were found’
May04

Exchange – ‘Not all the required authentication methods were found’

KB ID 0001180 Dtd 04/05/16ProblemI had to visit a client who had recently gone through an Exchange migration, now his external mail clients were having a nightmare staying connected to Outlook Anywhere. I ran the Exchange connectivity tester and got this;Additional details Not all the required authentication methods were  found Methods Found: Basic Methods Required: NTLM SolutionLooks like an open and shut case, someone forgot to...

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Migration From Exchange 2010 to Exchange 2016 or 2013
Apr03

Migration From Exchange 2010 to Exchange 2016 or 2013

Part 2 Migrating Public Folders from Exchange 2010 to Exchange 2013 / 2016 KB ID 0000789 Dtd¬†03/04/16 Problem Continued from Migration From Exchange 2010 to Exchange 2016 / 2013 Part 1 Solution Exchange 2016 / 2013 Migration Step 7 “Migrate Public Folders” Note: This article uses the newer ‘Batch Migration’ method. Make sure your exchange server is patched and up to date or the process will not work. Minimum...

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