Archives February 20, 2009

Outlook 2003, Exchange 2007, Out of Office problems with Blackberries!

Hi, I was recently asked about a problem which a client was having with their Out of Office (OOF) messages. It seemed that even though users would set the message using Outlook 2003 an out of date message would be sent! After a little digging a found a few links which might help people. http://www.blackberryforums.com/bes-admin-corner/112250-out-office-oof-corruption-blackberry-bes-exchange-2007-a.html […]

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Exchange and Cisco Telepresence

In the last few weeks I have been loosely involved with a couple of projects which involved the integration of Telepresence and Exchange. In particular the key scenario was how things would work if there were multiple Active Directory Forests where Exchange was installed and whether scheduling resources would be possible. The below is what […]

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OCS 2007 R2 Documentation and Evals

OCS 2007 R2 has gone live! http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd250572(office.13).aspx is the top node link. Here the other download links Object FWLink OCS 2007 R2 Eval http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=45&p=1&SrcDisplayLang=en&SrcCategoryId=&SrcFamilyId=3d619c8c-6540-4f2d-b78e-5b4c25780adb&u=details.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d67A3DE72-7DBD-4E0B-92A5-29D0B46009A7%26displaylang%3den OC 2007 R2 Eval http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/info.aspx?na=45&p=2&SrcDisplayLang=en&SrcCategoryId=&SrcFamilyId=3d619c8c-6540-4f2d-b78e-5b4c25780adb&u=details.aspx%3ffamilyid%3d535637AF-D92F-41B1-BF0C-54A526A88247%26displaylang%3den Office Communications Server 2007 R2 Attendant http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=141218 Office Communications? Server 2007 R2 Group Chat Client http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=141220 Office Communications Server 2007 R2, Group Chat Server http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=141219 Microsoft […]

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Removing internal information from email headers

It seems that people are often worried about revealing internal information about server names and IP addresses in email headers. Well it is possible to prevent this. Bharat Suneja of Microsoft gives the following useful post: http://exchangepedia.com/blog/2008/05/removing-internal-host-names-and-ip.html ? Essentially the following will do it: Remove-ADPermission “Connector Name” -User “NT Authority\Anonymous Logon” -ExtendedRights Ms-Exch-Send-Headers-Routing ? Cheers […]

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