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Office 365 unlicensed product on Microsoft RDS Server 2012 or 2016

By |2018-08-23T22:36:26+00:00August 23rd, 2018|Microsoft, RDS|

Since i ran into a couple of times getting unlicensed product on my Office 365 application running on RDS server, i tought i share my experience on how to solve it. Most articles out there tell you to check if you have an active Office 365 subscription or your internet connection is working and even do a online repair of office 365. What is this all doesn't work? So first time i came across this issue i did all this.  i found one article that took another approach with cscript. Because it said not for shared Computer Licensing scenarios, wich [...]

search not working in outlook 2016

By |2017-03-29T13:57:59+00:00March 29th, 2017|Microsoft|

search not working in outlook 2016 There is a new update out for office 2016 released on 27 march 2017 (update 7870.2031), that will solve search problems in outlook 2016 make sure you rebuild your index search database after applying this update. no restart needed read the all article here versions and build numbers for office 365 can be found here

Reset password for a Windows 10 local account

By |2017-01-31T21:24:18+00:00January 31st, 2017|Microsoft|

Password Reset Windows 10 local user account When you forget your password of a local account on windows 10 then you can just do the following procedure. download a Linux live CD/DVD (for example: knoppix live DVD) and burn it on DVD or make a bootable USB disk. change your Bios settings so you can boot from CD or USB. For Lenovo press F1 when you see the lenovo logo. once in the BIOS go to exit and disable "OS optimized Defaults" again on the exit option choose "Load optimal Defaults" Go to "Startup" and change the primary boot Sequence. [...]

Microsoft Exchange 2016 – event 9646 – MSExchangeIS

By |2016-10-26T12:43:00+00:00September 22nd, 2016|Exchange, Microsoft|

During a migration from domino to exchange i have run into following error. Mapi session /o=mydomein/ou=Exchange Administrative Group (FYDIBOHF23SPDLT)/cn=Recipients/cn=f47163f497bb4c02b5b43d861bb35136-Admin Dell Mig with client type MoMT exceeded the maximum of 32 objects of type Session. Default there are some limits to how many sessions one user can have or even how many objects one user can open (i think it was 500 per user session) to solve this you have to edit the registery on your exchange server this worked for exchange 2016 https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff477612(v=exchg.141).aspx adding the "Maximum Allowed Sessions Per User" solved the problem of the migration user to have more then [...]

Exchange 2016 limits

By |2016-10-30T12:11:03+00:00July 13th, 2016|Exchange, Microsoft|

Exchange 2016 limits. Some limits of exchange 2016 I gathered: (post comment if you find more) Memory Per Exchange Server Instance 96 GB (VMware best practice guide) Number of CPUs per Exchange Server Instance 24 (VMware best practice guide) Exchange Server 2016 Standard Edition – maximum of 5 mounted databases per server Exchange Server 2016 Enterprise Edition – maximum of 100 mounted databases per server Maximum size of Exchange Mailbox database is 16 TB (Microsoft recommends 2TB / mailbox database) DAGs can have up to 16 members, and each member is limited by the edition of Exchange Server 2016 that [...]

Licensing mode for the Remote Desktop Session Host is not configured.

By |2018-08-21T13:07:05+00:00October 12th, 2015|Microsoft, RDS|

having trouble configuring license mode on RDS 2012 server? here is a good article that helps me everytime im installing RDS servers So thank you Matt Fusaro http://www.tbngconsulting.com/blog/bid/404182/Licensing-mode-for-the-Remote-Desktop-Session-Host-is-not-configured update: 21-08-2018 In case you get the following Exception calling "SetSpecifiedLicenseServerList" : "Invalid operation " Make sure that you start powershell as administrator. Since that didnt work either for me i found a registry key for it HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows NT\Terminal Services Works on Windows 2012R2 and Windows 2016 servers  

create mailboxes from csv file. variable first name, sure name, password and Origanizational unit

By |2016-10-26T12:43:04+00:00January 18th, 2015|Exchange, Microsoft|

i had to create bulk mailboxes on exchange 2010 in my hosted environment, so i search on the internet for scripts and put them together to fit my environment. so i wanted to use, first name, surename, Display name, username, variable password and put the users in certain OU map in AD so my CSV file will look somehing like this fname,lname,username,password,OUPath els,konnick,els.konnick,Test123!,domain.local/customer/cust01 here is the script you can copy paste in a notepad and save it as .ps1 #csv file with fields:fname,lname,username,password,OUPath import-csv 'C:pathtocsvfileuserlist.csv' | Foreach-object { $Fname = $_.FName $LName = $_.LName $DisplayName = "$FName $LName" $User = [...]

Exchange 2003 to exchange 2013 migration

By |2014-11-09T22:05:00+00:00November 9th, 2014|Microsoft|

i'm not going to write the entire procedure here since there are a lot of good articles out there. here are some I always use when im migrating exchange servers from 2003 or 2007 to 2010 or 2013 so thank you Pete Long For migrating exchange 2003 to 2013 you will need an additional step and migrate to exchange 2010 first. The following links are very good to follow all migrations Exchange 2003 to 2010 Exchange 2010 to 2013 enjoy and good luck