Monthly Archives: August 2013

Remote PowerShell for Lync Online

Microsoft has released remote PowerShell capabilities to all commercial Office 365 customers. so you can be controlling via PowerShell and not from the Office 365 admin center Managing Exchange Unified Messaging and hosted voicemail policies: Get-CsHostedVoicemailPolicy Grant-CsHostedVoicemailPolicy Managing meeting room … Continue reading

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Frequency of Directory Synchronization between On premises Exchange and Exchange online

By default the Directory Synchronization runs every 3 hours.  If you want to increase or decrease the frequency you will need to modify the following file: C:\program files\Microsoft Online Directory Sync\Microsoft.Online.DirSync.Scheduler.exe.Config Just open with notepad along with “RunAs” Administrator permission … Continue reading

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How to Connect Exchange Online (Office 365) Using Remote PowerShell

System Requirements Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 must be installed on the computer, see Installing the .NET Framework 4.5. (Windows server 2012, windows 8, windows 7 SP1, windows 2008 R2 sp1) Windows Management Framework 3.0  with windows powershell 3.0 and win … Continue reading

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To Find the Mailbox Database White Space in Exchange 2010

Normally in previous version we can find it through Application Event log for event id 1221, the event information will tell you how much white space\free space that particular DB has after the last online defrag. But in Exchange 2010, … Continue reading

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Exchange Mailbox Database Replication Issue

Step 1: To verify exchange database replication issue Step 2: Open Exchange Management Shell at Passive node and run the below command Note: you will not able to run reseed cmdlets in Active node Get-MailboxDatabaseCopyStatus Step 3: if you found … Continue reading

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Exchange 2010\2013 Content Catalog Index Failed in DAG Environment.

How to verify index state Get-MailboxDatabaseCopyStatus databasename | fl *index* if you got result as “failed” You need to reseed\update the catalog of mailbox database. Please follow the below cmdlets from Exchange powershell Update-MailboxDatabaseCopy -Identity DB1\MBX1 -CatalogOnly

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Unable to truncate the transaction logs after the backup in DAG Environment

Step 1: First you should verify the backup type ,whether it is Full or Incremental backup because Full and Incremental backups will truncate the transaction log files, whereas Differential and Copy will not Step 2: it may be problem with “Microsoft … Continue reading

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