How-to – Increasing Email Size Limits for your High Profile Users in Exchange 2010

If you ever need to set up fine-grained rules to control the maximum size of messages a subset of your picky users’ can send or receive, Krishna Kumar has you covered....

How-to – Configure a SmartHost

Make sure that the following components are installed in MS Exchange 2010 (open MS Exchange 2010 management console for this): Mailbox Role Client Access Role Hub Transport Role Right-click the container Hub Transport and select...

How-to – Exchange Server 2010 Room Mailboxes Step by Step Guide

Exchange Server 2010 has several different types of mailboxes that can be created.  In this tutorial we’ll explore the purpose of a Room Mailbox in Exchange Server 2010, how to create...

How-to – Configure a Relay Connector for Exchange Server 2010

In most Exchange Server 2010 environments there will be the need to allow relaying for certain hosts, devices or applications to send email via the Exchange server.  This is common with...

How-to – Configure Exchange Server 2010 Outlook Anywhere

In this tutorial I will demonstrate how to enable and configure Exchange Server 2010 Outlook Anywhere to provide secure mailbox connectivity for remote Outlook users. What is Outlook Anywhere? Outlook Anywhere is a...

How-to – Install an Exchange Server 2010 Client Access Server Array

In Exchange Server 2007 the Client Access Server role was introduced.  The purpose of the CAS role was to handle client connections to mailboxes, such as those made by Outlook Web...

How-to – Configure an SSL Certificate for Exchange Server 2010

Exchange Server 2010 like its predecessor Exchange Server 2007 makes heavy use of SSL certificates for various communications protocols.  When you install a new Exchange server is comes pre-configured with a...

How to – Configure the Exchange Server 2010 Product Key

Your Exchange server will run for 120 days without a product key but you should enter one as soon as possible and certainly before placing the server into production. Launch the Exchange Management...

How-to – Changing default mailbox database path in Exchange Server 2010

When creating a new mailbox database with the Exchange 2010 Management Console you may have noticed that the database and log paths are automatically populated. This path comes from the value of...

How-to – Rebalance Mailbox Databases in a DAG with Exchange Server 2010 SP1

After an outage or maintenance to the Mailbox servers in a Database Availability Group you may find that the mailbox databases are no longer balanced across all of the DAG members. For...