Autodiscover Overview

Autodiscover Overview The Autodiscover component is responsible for helping clients locate Exchange services (such as EWS). It greatly improves the user experience, most often during the initial setup of client…

Mail Flow in Exchange Server 2016

Exchange Server 2016 Mail Flow Routing in the Mailbox Transport Service Similar to the Transport service, the Mailbox Transport service builds the routing table based on information from the AD…

Advanced Threat Protection

Advanced Threat Protection Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) is a new email filtering service that complements Exchange Online Protection (EOP) and provides protection against specific types of advanced threats including phishing…

Edge Synchronization

Microsoft Exchange Server Edge Synchronization Edge Subscriptions are used to populate the Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services (AD LDS) instance on the Edge Transport server with Active Directory data. Although…

Send connectors created automatically by the Edge Subscription

Send connectors created automatically by the Edge Subscription Edge Subscription creates the following Send connectors: A Send connector named EdgeSync – Inbound to <Site Name> that’s configured to relay messages…

Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 Configure Transport Rules

Configure Transport Rules Transport rules are configured by using a wizard, similar to the wizard that Outlook uses for mailbox rules. When you configure transport rules, you should define the…

DAG Quorum and the File Share Witness

DAG Quorum and the File Share Witness Quorum is the voting process that the cluster uses to determine whether the DAG should remain online or go offline. If the DAG…

Exchange File mode replication vs Block mode replication

Exchange File mode replication vs Block mode replication Database replication occurs between DAG members using two methods: (1). File mode replication (2). Block mode replication (1). File mode replication: During…

Office 365 Mail Queue

How to Check Mail Queue in Office 365 1. Open https://protection.office.com/ 2. Mail flow -> Dashboard -> Queues

Exchange MRS Proxy endpoint

Enable MRS Proxy endpoint for remote moves   The Mailbox Replication service (MRS) has a proxy endpoint that’s required for cross-forest mailbox moves and remote move migrations between your on-premises…

Exchange Message Content conversion

Microsoft Exchange Mail routing Message Content Conversion Process.   Content conversion   Content conversion is the process of correctly formatting a message for each recipient. The decision to perform content conversion…

How to get Exchange Server build/version numbers

How to get Exchange server build numbers/version numbers Get-ExchangeServer | ft Name,Edition,AdminDisplayVersion -autosize (or) Get-ExchangeServer | Format-List Name,Edition,AdminDisplayVersion Ref: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/exchange/new-features/build-numbers-and-release-dates?view=exchserver-2019

Exchange Event Logs CMDlets

Exchange Event Log Powershell CMDlets To view only the Exchange-related services that are currently running Get-Service *exch* | Where-Object {$_.Status -eq ‘Running’} The following example retrieves the services from every…

The Active Sync Device cannot be found

Unable to delete Active Sync Devices in Exchange. Error: The Active Sync Device cannot be found.   When you try to remove the mobile partnership in EMC(User Mailbox -> Right…

How to verify safe senders and blocked senders

Powershell Command: Get-MailboxJunkEmailConfiguration -Identity “[email protected]” Result:  

Unable to Open Encrypt email in outlook – Error: Something went wrong. Rights Management protected content. Unspecified Error

Error message: “Something went wrong. Rights Management protected content. Unspecified Error” What is Information Rights Management (IRM): Use Information Rights Management (IRM) in Office 2016 to specify permission for accessing…