Corrupt Exchange AutoComplete

So this has happened to me twice and I had forgotten how to fix (‘fix’) it from before so I’m writing it down here for when I inevitably forget again.

The symptom is that the user’s address autofill/AutoComplete within Outlook stops working. Since we run on a later version of Exchange this means . . . → Read More: Corrupt Exchange AutoComplete

With Exchange 2013, you’re on your own

Many, many years ago I had a domain controller installed on a rather naughty IBM server.  This server, as it turned out later, had some bad firmware on the drives which would cause occasional system oddities such as blue screening, hanging on boot, etc.  I let it go for too long, but the . . . → Read More: With Exchange 2013, you’re on your own

Command Line Argument

Firing up the way-back machine, I recalled interfaces from Exchange versions past that would immediately return some nice data, such as mailbox size, item counts, etc.  I set out to try and recreate some of these interfaces, but it seemed that a lot of the coding examples were in C#, a language that . . . → Read More: Command Line Argument

Scanning to Email

I have a friend with a Toshiba ‘e-STUDIO3530C’, a pretty typical ‘mopier’ machine.  They use the scan-to-email fairly extensively, but it started giving them issues recently where the scanned document would appear to go off to no where.  After checking the logs on the Exchange 2010 server, it turned out that the ‘scan’ . . . → Read More: Scanning to Email

Exchange 2003 to 2010

While uninstalling Exchange 2003 I was getting the error “you cannot remove a server that is a target bridgehead for a routing group connector. This server is a target bridgehead for the following connections”.I deleted the connector on the Exchange 2003 server, but I still received the uninstall error. This post clued me . . . → Read More: Exchange 2003 to 2010