Create a Shared Mailbox in Exchange 2007

Create shared mailboxes in Exchange 2007  using powershell  as the EMC in Exchange 2007 doesnt allow you to create shared mailboxes like the new exchange 2010. You can do this with the help of the new-mailbox cmdlet. Below is an example of creating a shared mailbox called Info and then assigning the info security group … Continue reading Create a Shared Mailbox in Exchange 2007

Active Directory Replication issues since time jump to the year 2000

Active Directory replication fails with Event 2042 reporting “It has been too long since this machine last replicated” and replication status 8614: “The Active Directory cannot replicate with this server because the time since the last replication with this server has exceeded the tombstone lifetime.” and Time of last successful replication: 2000-11-19 14:09:12 I got this error on a … Continue reading Active Directory Replication issues since time jump to the year 2000

Manage Exchange 2010 Calendar Permissions Using Powershell

You can add  Calendar Permissions Using Powershell for users using the following command: if user2 needs to access user1's calendar Add-MailboxFolderPermission -identity “user1:\calendar” –user “user2” -AccessRights Reviewer the same can be done to give permission to a security group Add-MailboxFolderPermission -identity “user1:\calendar” –user “DomainName\securitygroup” -AccessRights Reviewer Below is the list of access rights and explanation None                                                   FolderVisible … Continue reading Manage Exchange 2010 Calendar Permissions Using Powershell

Recover deleted Active directory user account and restore Mailbox in Server 2008 and Exchange 2010

Scenario:  Restore user account where the account was accidentally/ purposely deleted and the mailbox resides on an Exchange 2010 in a mixed 2003, 2008 environment. The deleted mailbox is now showing in disconnected mailboxes. The first step is to recover the deleted user account in AD. Hoping that you have left the tombstones on the … Continue reading Recover deleted Active directory user account and restore Mailbox in Server 2008 and Exchange 2010