Common Connectivity Issues Between Microsoft Exchange and Microsoft Outlook

By | November 24, 2016

Microsoft Outlook is the most popular and the recommended email client for users who use Microsoft Exchange Server as their email service. Microsoft Outlook offers convenient connectivity data synchronization with your Exchange Server and Microsoft Outlook uses Outlook Storage Table and Personal Storage Table (file extensions .ost and .pst respectively) data file types to store email,… Read More »

Exchange Online Remote Move Migration Woes: Migration Batch Completes with Zero Mailboxes Moved

By | November 20, 2016

A popular migration mode for organization with an on-premises deployment of Microsoft Exchange Server is to use remote move migration. During a migration, regardless of the migration mode, there can be issues that prevents a migration batch from succeeding. This post is about one of those issues which a customer of mine brought to me… Read More »

Enable Office 365 Modern Authentication

By | October 27, 2016

If you have an Office 365 subscription, you can enable Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA)1 for end users which will add an additional layer of security. Enabling MFA makes client apps to require an app password to authenticate to Office 365 services. App passwords are randomly generated, long strings, that are not easy to remember. Therefore it won’t… Read More »

Exchange Server Role Requirements Calculator 8.3

By | October 9, 2016

Exchange Server Role Requirements Calculator by Exchange Server Team is a tool that all Microsoft Exchange Server administrators should know about and have used at some point in their life. Initially released as Mailbox Server Role Calculator, this handy tool got re-branded as Exchange Server Role Requirements Calculator in 2013. And Over the years, the… Read More »

Unlimited Exchange Online Archiving: Is It Truly Unlimited? Or Just a Marketing Trick?

By | September 19, 2016

Microsoft has been promoting unlimited Exchange Online Archiving for about a year now. And many people have chosen E3 and E4 plans in Office 365 to have unlimited space for Online Archiving (you could purchase a standalone Exchange Online Archiving license as well). It promised to address a concern users with pretty large mailbox capacities… Read More »