Category Archives: Exchange Server 2016

Script: Exchange Server 2016 Deployment (EXDeploy.ps1)

Hello folks, We created an automation script to deploy Exchange Server 2016 in a consistent way, and the script was published on our ITPROCentral at GitHub. You can find more…

Solving the issue You must provide a value for this property on Remove-MailboxExportRequest

The clean up of the Mailbox Export Requests is usually overlooked on the vast majority of organizations, and sometimes the user that was once exported is removed from the Active…

Getting the number of mailboxes per database in your Exchange Organization

How to create a single line PowerShell to retrieve the number of mailboxes per mailbox database in your organization. I was asked about that number in one of my customers…

How to disable E-mail Signature changes in Outlook Web App

I’m reviewing Exclaimer Cloud and during the process, I noticed that by default the end-user has the ability to configure signatures and kind of messes up an e-mail signature solution….

Checking if a mailbox is valid using Exchange Management Shell

In some scenarios we need to check if a mailbox database is valid on Exchange Server, this kind of validation is useful when migrating/transitioning mailboxes. Solution In order to validate…

Using PowerShell to test SMTP

Using PowerShell to simplify the SMTP test in an Exchange Server or any other SMTP server.  Solution I’ve been using telnet for a while (since Exchange 5.5 to be honest)…

Managing a new Exchange Server 2016 EAC having your mailbox on a previous version

During the transition between Exchange Server 2010/2013 to Exchange Server 2016, before moving the mailboxes any administrator that tries to access the EAC will be redirected to the legacy system….

Quarantine messages in Exchange Online Protection (EOP) from the end-user perspective

In this Tutorial we are going to check the required steps for an end-user to check its quarantine messages in EOP.  In some customers, I see the Service Desk Team…

How to download Office Online Server

A simple Tutorial explaining how a Volume License customer is able to find Office Online Server in the website.  Solution I had a customer asking me that a few days…

Creating basic ActiveSync reports

In this Tutorial we are going over the basics to generate basic ActiveSync reporting in Exchange Server 2010 and the same applies to newer versions of Exchange Server. Solution The…