Exchange Server 2013 http://windowsitpro.com/taxonomy/term/9281/more en ESEUTIL - even more evil for DAGs http://windowsitpro.com/blog/eseutil-even-more-evil-dags <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>All of the comments I included in my post &ldquo;<a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/eseutil-evil-utility" target="_blank">ESEUTIL &ndash; the evil utility</a>&rdquo; apply to both standalone servers and those who are members of a Database Availability Group (DAG). I bet you wouldn&rsquo;t be surprised if I told you that there&rsquo;s even more to consider when you contemplate running ESEUTIL against a database that has copies within a DAG.</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/eseutil-even-more-evil-dags" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/eseutil-even-more-evil-dags#comments Exchange Server 2013 Exchange Server 2010 Active Manager Active Manager DAG DAG Database Availability Group Database Availability Group database copies database copies database signature database signature ESEUTIL ESEUTIL Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Blog Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Thu, 27 Aug 2015 12:00:00 +0000 93911 at http://windowsitpro.com Removing on-hold items from Exchange and SharePoint: unsupported but doable http://windowsitpro.com/blog/removing-hold-items-exchange-and-sharepoint-unsupported-doable <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>The usual reason for placing a mailbox on hold is to retain its contents for some legal or regulatory purpose. However, the situation might arise when it is necessary to remove some items from a mailbox that is on hold. For instance, someone might successfully sue your company to demand the removal of all information pertaining to them or some particular activity. If ordered to permanently remove the material, there is little you can do but comply.</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/removing-hold-items-exchange-and-sharepoint-unsupported-doable" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/removing-hold-items-exchange-and-sharepoint-unsupported-doable#comments Exchange Server 2013 Exchange Server 2016 Exchange Server 2010 Office 365 Compliance Compliance Compliance Center Compliance Center ediscovery eDiscovery Exchange 2013 Exchange 2013 Exchange 2016 Exchange 2016 Exchange Online Exchange Online Legal Hold legal hold Litigation Hold litigation hold Office 365 Office 365 On-hold On-hold retention hold retention hold Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Blog Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Thu, 20 Aug 2015 12:00:00 +0000 146481 at http://windowsitpro.com New report slams Office 365 compliance features unfairly http://windowsitpro.com/blog/-report-unfairly-slams-office-365-compliance-features <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Compliance is a pretty big deal for many companies, especially those who operate in regulated industries. Almost every jurisdiction mandates that companies preserve certain records related to their business dealings. Given the widespread use of Exchange and SharePoint for communications, it should come as no surprise that Microsoft has invested heavily in building compliance features to support their use in business operations.</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/-report-unfairly-slams-office-365-compliance-features" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/-report-unfairly-slams-office-365-compliance-features#comments Exchange Server 2013 Exchange Server 2016 Exchange Server 2010 Office 365 SharePoint 2013 archiving archiving Compliance Compliance ediscovery eDiscovery Exchange Online Exchange Online Office 365 Office 365 Osterman Research Osterman Research policies policies Policy Policy preservation preservation retention retention search search SharePoint Online SharePoint Online Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Blog Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Tue, 18 Aug 2015 13:30:00 +0000 146081 at http://windowsitpro.com Exchange transport pipeline not quite so much of a chokepoint as before http://windowsitpro.com/blog/Exchange-transport-pipeline-not-chokepoint <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>When <a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/exchange-2013-cu9-appears-alongside-roll-updates-exchange-2007-sp3-and-exchange-2010-sp3" target="_blank"><u>Exchange 2013 CU9</u></a> appeared in June 2016, I thought that there were no surprises lurking in the new code.</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-transport-pipeline-not-chokepoint" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/Exchange-transport-pipeline-not-chokepoint#comments Exchange Server 2013 Office 365 Agent Agent Exchange 2013 CU9 Exchange 2013 CU9 Health mailboxes Health mailboxes synthetic transactions synthetic transactions transport pipeline transport pipeline Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Blog Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Thu, 30 Jul 2015 12:00:00 +0000 145241 at http://windowsitpro.com What you should do to secure mailboxes when employees die http://windowsitpro.com/blog/what-you-should-do-secure-mailboxes-when-employees-die <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Last week, I discussed the steps that companies can take to secure&nbsp;<a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/securing-Exchange-mailbox-after-employee-leaves" target="_blank"><u><font color="#0066cc">an Exchange mailbox after an employee&nbsp;is terminated&nbsp;</font></u></a>or otherwise leaves the company. I also&nbsp;looked at the&nbsp;steps to accomplish the same goal for&nbsp;<a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/securing-exchange-online-mailbox-after-employee-fired" target="_blank"><u><font color="#0066cc">Office 365 in this article</font></u></a>.</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/what-you-should-do-secure-mailboxes-when-employees-die" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/what-you-should-do-secure-mailboxes-when-employees-die#comments Exchange Server 2013 Exchange Server 2016 Exchange Server 2010 Office 365 eDiscovery search eDiscovery search employee death employee death Exchange 2010 Exchange 2010 Exchange 2013 Exchange 2013 Exchange Online Exchange Online in-place hold in-place hold inactive mailboxes inactive mailboxes New-TransportRule New-TransportRule Office 365 Office 365 Set-MailboxAutoReplyConfiguration Set-MailboxAutoReplyConfiguration Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Blog Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Thu, 16 Jul 2015 12:00:00 +0000 87991 at http://windowsitpro.com Securing an Exchange on-premises mailbox after an employee is fired http://windowsitpro.com/blog/securing-Exchange-mailbox-after-employee-leaves <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Securing information after someone is fired (in HR terms, let go with good reason) is often important, especially if the now-terminated employee is suspected of some form of misconduct. &nbsp;Exchange 2010 and Exchange 2013 offer a range of methods to secure and protect mailbox data but software features are useless unless they are executed properly within a well-documented and tested process.</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/securing-Exchange-mailbox-after-employee-leaves" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/securing-Exchange-mailbox-after-employee-leaves#comments Exchange Server 2013 Exchange Server 2010 Office 365 Audit audit Clear-ActiveSyncDevice Clear-ActiveSyncDevice Clear-MobileDevice Clear-MobileDevice employee leaves employee leaves Litigation Hold litigation hold secure mailbox secure mailbox Set-CASMailbox Set-CASMailbox Set-Mailbox Set-Mailbox Set-MailboxAutoReplyConfiguration Set-MailboxAutoReplyConfiguration Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Blog Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Tue, 07 Jul 2015 12:00:00 +0000 92511 at http://windowsitpro.com Google’s Undo Send feature is better than Outlook Recall Message, but still not totally effective http://windowsitpro.com/blog/Gmail-Undo-Send-feature-still-not-totally-effective <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>For whatever reason, the news that Google had upgraded Gmail&rsquo;s experimental &ldquo;<a href="https://support.google.com/mail/answer/1284885?hl=en" target="_blank"><u><font color="#0563c1">Undo Send</font></u></a> feature from beta to become a full-blown feature available to all caused quite a fuss last week. The feature has been around since 2009, when it first revealed by Google Labs. It&rsquo;s a mystery why such a useful option took six years to make the transition.</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/Gmail-Undo-Send-feature-still-not-totally-effective" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/Gmail-Undo-Send-feature-still-not-totally-effective#comments Exchange Server 2013 Office 365 ActiveSync ActiveSync Apple iOS Apple iOS Exchange Exchange Exchange Online Exchange Online Gmail gmail Google Google IMAP IMAP mobile clients mobile clients Office 365 Office 365 Outlook Outlook Undo Send Undo Send Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Blog Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Thu, 02 Jul 2015 14:00:00 +0000 143011 at http://windowsitpro.com VMware tells Microsoft that they don't know anything about Exchange 2013 performance http://windowsitpro.com/blog/vmware-tells-microsoft-they-dont-know-anything-about-exchange-2013-performance <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>I always like it when technologists have a fight. Not a proper fight you understand, one with bare fists and the like, but a good old-fashioning mauling with words.</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/vmware-tells-microsoft-they-dont-know-anything-about-exchange-2013-performance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/vmware-tells-microsoft-they-dont-know-anything-about-exchange-2013-performance#comments Exchange Server 2013 cpu cpu Exchange 2013 Exchange 2013 hypervisor hypervisor Jeff Mealiffe Jeff Mealiffe Microsoft Microsoft over-sizing over-sizing Performance performance role calculator role calculator Ross Smith IV Ross Smith IV server configuration server configuration virtualization virtualization VMware VMware Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Blog Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Thu, 25 Jun 2015 13:00:00 +0000 142761 at http://windowsitpro.com Using intelligent capture and analysis tools to eliminate PSTs http://windowsitpro.com/blog/using-intelligent-capture-and-analysis-tools-eliminate-psts <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Returning to the topic of PSTs, but only because you can never have enough of these pestilent files, after I wrote about <a href="http://windowsitpro.com/blog/microsoft-declares-war-symantec-enterprise-vault" target="_blank">Microsoft&rsquo;s new Office 365 import service</a>, I had the chance to chat with some of the companies who are dedicated to tracking PSTs down.</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/using-intelligent-capture-and-analysis-tools-eliminate-psts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/blog/using-intelligent-capture-and-analysis-tools-eliminate-psts#comments Exchange Server 2013 Exchange Server 2016 Exchange Server 2010 Office 365 Advanced Ingestion Protocol Advanced Ingestion Protocol AIP AIP capture capture Compliance Compliance Exchange Online Exchange Online export Export import Import ingestion ingestion Office 365 Office 365 PST PST QuadroTech Flightdeck QuadroTech Flightdeck retention retention SCANPST SCANPST Symantec Enterprise Vault Symantec Enterprise Vault Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Blog Tony Redmond&#039;s Exchange Unwashed Thu, 18 Jun 2015 13:00:00 +0000 140981 at http://windowsitpro.com Exchange Exposed #4: Exchange 2016 and the future of on-premises IT http://windowsitpro.com/exchange-exposed/exchange-exposed-4-exchange-2016-and-future-premises-it <div class="node-body audio-body">In this episode, Paul and Tony meet (over a transatlantic connection) to explore the latest developments in the world of on-premises and cloud Exchange with their guest, Justin Harris of Binary Tree. </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/exchange-exposed/exchange-exposed-4-exchange-2016-and-future-premises-it" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="Exchange Exposed" src="http://windowsitpro.com/site-files/windowsitpro.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2014/12/0929141617graphicwindowsexchangeexposedpodcastgraphic04jpgcropdisplay.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://windowsitpro.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/site-files/windowsitpro.com/files/podcast/audio/Exchange Exposed Episode 4_mixdown_0.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=66286785">Exchange Exposed Episode 4_mixdown.mp3</a></div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/exchange-exposed/exchange-exposed-4-exchange-2016-and-future-premises-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/exchange-exposed/exchange-exposed-4-exchange-2016-and-future-premises-it#comments Exchange Server 2013 Office 365 Exchange Exposed Wed, 17 Jun 2015 15:10:00 +0000 140571 at http://windowsitpro.com <p>Exchange Exposed, with Paul Robichaux and Tony Redmond</p>