Exchange Server 2010 http://windowsitpro.com/taxonomy/term/9280/more en Do the ex-Acompli now Outlook clients really compromise security or is everyone overreacting? http://windowsitpro.com/blog/do-ex-acompli-now-outlook-clients-really-compromise-security-or-everyone-overreacting <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>I fear that some of the noble denizens of the Internet quite lost the run of themselves following Microsoft&rsquo;s January 29 announcement that their Acompli acquisition had received the full benefit of a corporate rebranding and had emerged to be available as <a href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/microsoft-outlook/id951937596?mt=8" target="_blank">Outlook for iOS</a> and <a href="https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.microsoft.office.outlook&amp;hl=en" target="_blank">Outlook for Android</a> (limited to some phones and tablets).</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/tony-redmonds-exchange-unwashed-0">Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/do-ex-acompli-now-outlook-clients-really-compromise-security-or-everyone-overreacting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/do-ex-acompli-now-outlook-clients-really-compromise-security-or-everyone-overreacting#comments Exchange Server 2013 Office 365 Exchange Server 2010 Acompli Acompli ActiveSync ActiveSync Android Android AWS AWS Azure Azure EAS EAS Outlook for iOS Outlook for iOS Register Register Rene Winkelmeyer Rene Winkelmeyer security Security Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Blog Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Fri, 30 Jan 2015 11:30:00 +0000 128121 at http://windowsitpro.com Good week for Exchange on-premises customers as Microsoft makes some important updates http://windowsitpro.com/blog/good-week-exchange-premises-customers-microsoft-makes-some-important-updates <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Some pretty good things happened in the world of Exchange over the last week that might have passed you by because they didn&rsquo;t receive much publicity - or maybe because we&#39;re all punch drunk from the blizzard of new functionality that has appeared in Office 365. Let me bring the on-premises crowd up to date.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/tony-redmonds-exchange-unwashed-0">Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/good-week-exchange-premises-customers-microsoft-makes-some-important-updates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/good-week-exchange-premises-customers-microsoft-makes-some-important-updates#comments Exchange Server 2013 Office 365 Exchange Server 2010 Azure Azure DAG DAG Database Availability Group Database Availability Group Exchange 2013 CU8 Exchange 2013 CU8 FSW FSW HCW HCW MaxSendSize MaxSendSize migration migration Office 365 Office 365 OWA OWA troubleshooting Troubleshooting witness server witness server Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Blog Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Tue, 13 Jan 2015 12:30:00 +0000 126491 at http://windowsitpro.com Exchange administrative tools and Active Directory: Not as close as they once were http://windowsitpro.com/blog/exchange-administrative-tools-and-active-directory-not-close-they-once-were <div class="node-body blog-body"><p> When Exchange first embraced Active Directory in Exchange, Microsoft integrated the functionality to allow administrators to work with the Exchange-specific attributes that are used when objects are mail-enabled. When the Exchange management tools are installed on a server, three tabs are added to AD Users and Computers to display attributes grouped under Exchange General, Exchange Advanced, and Exchange Features. The integration eased the movement from the older Exchange 5.5 administration model and hid some of the perceived complexity of dealing with the brand-new Active Directory.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/tony-redmonds-exchange-unwashed-0">Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/exchange-administrative-tools-and-active-directory-not-close-they-once-were" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/exchange-administrative-tools-and-active-directory-not-close-they-once-were#comments Exchange Server 2013 Exchange Server 2010 Exchange Server 2007 Exchange Server 2003 Active Directory Active Directory AD Users and Computers AD Users and Computers Exchange 2003 Exchange 2003 Exchange 2007 Exchange 2007 Exchange 2010 Exchange 2010 Exchange 2013 Exchange 2013 Exchange Toolbox Exchange Toolbox MMC MMC Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Blog Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Tue, 06 Jan 2015 11:00:00 +0000 78891 at http://windowsitpro.com The World of Exchange in 2014 and What's Likely in 2015 http://windowsitpro.com/blog/world-exchange-2014-and-whats-likely-2015 <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>At the end of last year I made <a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/ten-predictions-world-exchange-2014" target="_blank">some predictions for the world of Exchange in 2014</a>. As is the way of the world, some I got right and some I got wrong. But everyone loves to argue as to what will happen with technology and it&rsquo;s time that I made some forecasts for 2015. Before that, here&rsquo;s a summary of the year gone by in the form of some</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/tony-redmonds-exchange-unwashed-blog">Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/world-exchange-2014-and-whats-likely-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/world-exchange-2014-and-whats-likely-2015#comments Exchange Server 2013 Office 365 Exchange Server 2010 Exchange 2013 Exchange 2013 Exchange 2016 Exchange 2016 Exchange Online Exchange Online Gemini Gemini Office 365 Office 365 Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Blog Thu, 01 Jan 2015 11:01:00 +0000 61761 at http://windowsitpro.com Exchange 2010 SP3 RU8 withdrawn due to bug in MAPI RPC layer (V2 now available) http://windowsitpro.com/blog/exchange-2010-sp3-ru8-withdrawn-due-bug-mapi-rpc-layer <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Microsoft released <a href="http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=45225" target="_blank">Exchange 2010 SP3 RU8</a> yesterday alongside <a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/exchange-2013-cu7-debuts-along-security-fixes-and-updates-exchange-2010-and-exchange-2007" target="_blank">Exchange 2013 CU7</a> and a slew of other updates, including MS14-075 security fixes. Today they have pulled the Exchange 2010 SP3 RU8 update because of a regressive bug discovered in the RPC client access layer.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/tony-redmonds-exchange-unwashed-0">Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/exchange-2010-sp3-ru8-withdrawn-due-bug-mapi-rpc-layer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/exchange-2010-sp3-ru8-withdrawn-due-bug-mapi-rpc-layer#comments Exchange Server 2010 bug bug Exchange 2010 SP3 RU8 Exchange 2010 SP3 RU8 MAPI MAPI Outlook Outlook RPC client access RPC client access Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Blog Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Wed, 10 Dec 2014 20:15:00 +0000 124841 at http://windowsitpro.com Acompli acquisition transforms Microsoft mobile email client strategy http://windowsitpro.com/blog/acompli-acquisition-transforms-microsoft-mobile-email-client-strategy <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>One thing you can always be sure about when working with technology is that change is constant. When I wrote about <a href="http://windowsitpro.com/exchange-server/exchanges-evolving-mobile-email-device-strategy" target="_blank">Microsoft&rsquo;s evolving mobile strategy for Exchange last May</a>, it seemed pretty clear that Outlook Web App (OWA) was the driving factor to deliver user functionality.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/tony-redmonds-exchange-unwashed-0">Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/acompli-acquisition-transforms-microsoft-mobile-email-client-strategy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/acompli-acquisition-transforms-microsoft-mobile-email-client-strategy#comments Exchange Server 2013 Office 365 Exchange Server 2010 Acompli Acompli Acquisition Acquisition ActiveSync ActiveSync Android Android Apple Apple Clutter Clutter EAS EAS Email email Groups Groups iOS iOS mobile device mobile device Outlook Outlook People View People View strategy strategy Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Blog Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Wed, 03 Dec 2014 13:00:00 +0000 123971 at http://windowsitpro.com OWA updates in Office 365 help with Chrome showModalDialog issue but no joy for on-premises versions http://windowsitpro.com/blog/owa-office-365-helps-chrome-showmodaldialog-issue <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>By now you&rsquo;re probably well aware that <a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/chrome-problem-exchange-due-google-haste-and-microsoft-inattention" target="_blank">Google deprecated the showModalDialog method in version 37 of their Chrome browser</a> to cause some problems for Outlook Web App (OWA) and Exchange Administration Center (EAC), both of which use the method to display modal screens to collect user input. Well, there&rsquo;s good news and bad news on that topic.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/tony-redmonds-exchange-unwashed-0">Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/owa-office-365-helps-chrome-showmodaldialog-issue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/owa-office-365-helps-chrome-showmodaldialog-issue#comments Exchange Server 2013 Office 365 Exchange Server 2010 browser browser bug bug Chrome Chrome Dynamics CRM Dynamics CRM EAC EAC Outlook Web App Outlook Web App OWA OWA showmodaldialog showmodaldialog Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Blog Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Thu, 13 Nov 2014 14:00:00 +0000 122521 at http://windowsitpro.com Microsoft pulls Exchange updates to fix installer problem http://windowsitpro.com/blog/microsoft-pulls-exchange-updates-fix-installer-problem <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>We were all geared up for the release of Exchange 2013 CU7, Exchange 2010 SP3 RU8, and Exchange 2007 SP3 RU15 today when Microsoft made a last-minute decision to defer the updates.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/tony-redmonds-exchange-unwashed-0">Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/microsoft-pulls-exchange-updates-fix-installer-problem" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/microsoft-pulls-exchange-updates-fix-installer-problem#comments Exchange Server 2013 Exchange Server 2010 Exchange Server 2007 bug bug Exchange 2007 SP3 RU15 Exchange 2007 SP3 RU15 Exchange 2010 SP3 RU8 Exchange 2010 SP3 RU8 Exchange 2013 CU7 Exchange 2013 CU7 installer installer Update Update Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Blog Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Tue, 11 Nov 2014 20:11:00 +0000 122491 at http://windowsitpro.com Appointments reappear in OWA calendar as one Chrome bug is fixed http://windowsitpro.com/blog/appointments-reappear-owa-calendar-one-chrome-bug-fixed <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Users of Outlook Web App (OWA) who like to use the Chrome browser have run into choppy waters recently. As it turns out, three distinct problems are in play. The first is <a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/chrome-problem-exchange-due-google-haste-and-microsoft-inattention" target="_blank">Google&rsquo;s deprecation of the showModalDialog method</a> in Chrome version 38 that stops OWA (and the Exchange Administration Center) displaying modal dialogs to input data when objects are edited. The same problem afflicts Microsoft CRM.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/tony-redmonds-exchange-unwashed-0">Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/appointments-reappear-owa-calendar-one-chrome-bug-fixed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/appointments-reappear-owa-calendar-one-chrome-bug-fixed#comments Exchange Server 2013 Office 365 Exchange Server 2010 bug bug Chrome Chrome Chromium Chromium Dynamics CRM Dynamics CRM EAC EAC ECMAScript 6 ECMAScript 6 Exchange 2010 Exchange 2010 Exchange 2013 Exchange 2013 Exchange Online Exchange Online Google Google JavaScript Javascript Office 365 Office 365 Outlook Web App Outlook Web App OWA OWA problem problem showmodaldialog showmodaldialog version 38 version 38 Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Blog Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:00:00 +0000 119861 at http://windowsitpro.com Google Chrome and Office Servers - the continuing saga http://windowsitpro.com/blog/google-chrome-and-office-servers-continuing-saga <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Following along from the <a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/chrome-problem-exchange-due-google-haste-and-microsoft-inattention" target="_blank">showModalDialog fiasco</a> affecting Outlook Web App (OWA) and the Exchange Administration Center (EAC) in Exchange 2013, Exchange 2010, and Office 365 as well as Microsoft CRM, another example of how Google Chrome doesn&rsquo;t quite play nice with Microsoft Office applications is in the inability of the 64-bit version of the browser to handle Lync meeting URLs correctly.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/tony-redmonds-exchange-unwashed-0">Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/google-chrome-and-office-servers-continuing-saga" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/google-chrome-and-office-servers-continuing-saga#comments Exchange Server 2013 Office 365 Exchange Server 2010 bug bug Chrome Chrome Dynamics CRM Dynamics CRM EAC EAC Exchange 2010 Exchange 2010 Exchange 2013 Exchange 2013 Exchange Online Exchange Online Failure failure Google Google issue issue Lync Lync Office 365 Office 365 Outlook Web App Outlook Web App OWA OWA plugin plugin problem problem Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Blog Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Thu, 09 Oct 2014 12:00:00 +0000 118691 at http://windowsitpro.com