Tag Archives: Exchange Server

Introducing: The Cloud Journal Webinars

By | December 5, 2016

A blog is an online journal to your ideas and experiences in a given category. In my case, the information technology is the base for my online journal. I started this blog about a year back to share my knowledge and experiences on Microsoft technologies that I’m working with or have an interest. I’m not… 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 »

Delegate Distribution Group Membership Management To End Users

For IT administrators in large organizations where there is a huge number of distribution groups, adding and removing members frequently can be a real headache. One way of making this easier is by delegating management to a responsible person by making an end user a distribution group owner. However, the default MyDistributionGroups management role grants… Read More »

Quarterly Exchange Updates: June 2016

As usual, Microsoft Exchange Team has posted a new blog post with a list of latest cumulative updates for Exchange Server 2016 and Exchange Server 2013 for the quarter ending in June, 2016. As per the official blog by Microsoft Exchange Team, In addition to normal fixes to customer reported issues, these releases also include… Read More »

Exchange 2010 – Exchange Online Hybrid: Email Moderators Receive An NDR When An Action Taken

By | February 17, 2016

While working on an Exchange 2010 – Exchange Online hybrid environment, few users encountered an error where after migrating email moderators to the Exchange Online, moderators receiving an NDR when they take an action for a moderated email. Below is an excerpt of the NDR. From: Microsoft Outlook Sent: Thursday, January 14, 2016 10:30 AM… Read More »

Exchange 2010 Mail Delivery Error: 431-4.3.1 STOREDRV

By | January 26, 2016

While working on an Exchange Online and Exchange on-premises setup, I ran into an issue where a freshly migrated user complained of not receiving emails to an on-premises mailbox which had access delegated. Since the complain came as soon as the user was migrated to the Exchange online, I first thought it was a permission issue. But the… Read More »

Exchange Online and Exchange Server Hybrid Federation Metadata Refresh Error: Unable to Access the Federation Metadata Document From the Federation Partner

By | January 9, 2016

I was working on an Exchange Online and Exchange Server hybrid environment where the customer complained that on premises users cannot view free/busy status of Exchange Online users. Primary cause for this issue to occur is, if certificate and other metadata information in the Microsoft Federation Gateway or in the on-premises environment become stale or invalid.

Office 365 Remote Move Migration Error: Domain Is Not an Accepted Domain

By | January 5, 2016

Error: MigrationPermanentException: You can’t use the domain because it’s not an accepted domain for your organization. –> You can’t use the domain because it’s not an accepted domain for your organization. A small configuration mistake that can go unnoticed to many system admins who are new to Office 365 and Microsoft Exchange hybrid environments will result in above… Read More »