Can we have a global address book in AD that will let users in Outlook choose network users email addresses? Can this be done?
Answer Question | September 15, 2010 3:50 PM
Active Directory, AD, Global address book, Outlook 2010, Windows
Can we prompt Outlook 2010 users to archive older emails 2 times a year and bring up a wizard to do it? Will it also compact the folders or does this need to be done manually?
Answer Question | September 17, 2010 3:47 PM
Backup, Email management applications, Outlook 2010, Outlook Administration, Outlook archive, Outlook Backup, Windows
How can I setup a backup exchange server? We have a MX record that points to our main box. I want the secondary MX record to point to the backup machine with a lower priority. How can I point clients to the backup machine if the primary one goes down?
Answer Question | September 17, 2010 3:42 PM
Backup, Backup and Recovery Hardware, Backup Server, Backup server software, Exchange 2000, Exchange administration, Exchange Backup, Exchange Server
A recent question from the community regarding forwarding work emails to a third party account such as Gmail spurred a reaction of general distaste. What are your thoughts on the IT risks posed by melding the personal with professional, whether it be through social networking sites, smart phones, or email forwarding? (Check out member DavidVasta’s [...]
Answer Question | September 22, 2010 2:33 PM
Email forwarding, IT risk, IT risk assessment, Open IT Forum, Security in 2010
via Exch System Mgr,(Exch 2003 on Server 2003) it shows that the database last full backup was done on 6/19/2010. Around this time I switched my backup software from Symantec Backup Exec to Acronis Backup & Recovery 10. It appears that Acronis is not able to backup the DB that same as Symantec. Can I [...]
Answer Question | September 16, 2010 2:07 PM
Acronis Recover for Exchange, Backup, Dell PowerEdge 2800, Exchange 2003, Exchange 2003 database, Exchange Backup, NTBackup, Symantec Backup Exec, Windows, Windows Server 2003
I added new folders to our Public Folders in Exchange 2003. When I open Outlook, cannot see the new folders added. I gave all the right to my group and users.
Answer Question | September 17, 2010 3:49 PM
Exchange 2003, Exchange errors, Outlook 2003, Outlook 2007, Outlook permissions, Public Folder replication, Public folders
When using a barracuda spam firewall 300 administrators can log into the box and read/release email messages. How can we prevent the emails text and attachments from being able to be read? Can we encrypt our emails?
Answer Question | September 13, 2010 8:30 PM
Barracuda, Email encryption, Firewalls, Security in 2010, Spam Firewall
I am trying to call an Outlook email template from Access app. and I am not sure what I am doing wrong. I can get an email to come up with TO, CC, Subject, and Message text variables when using the DoCmd.SendObject. However, I can not get the Outlook template to come up that I [...]
Answer Question | September 13, 2010 4:52 PM
Access 2007, Access 2007 functions, Export Access to Outlook, Outlook 2007
I can not start Outlook from desktop icon. I get an error message “Cannot start Microsoft Office Outlook. Cannot open the Outlook window.” How do I fix the problem? What caused the problem? Thank you for your help in advance. Tom
Answer Question | August 3, 2011 12:35 PM
Outlook 2007, Outlook 2007 configuration, Outlook 2007 error messages, Outlook error messages, Outlook Errors, Windows 7
I am aware of many applications that allow you to send email from the command line. My favorite is ‘sendEmail’ which I use in batch files and ‘.exe’s’ to retrieve logs and files from my client’s computers when trouble shooting their software. What I cannot find is a way to check email or receive notices [...]
Answer Question | September 16, 2010 2:49 PM
.exe, Batch files, Command line, Command line tools, Email (systems), Windows 7, Windows XP
Can we block activesync from being used on the network? Desktops are running Windows XP SP3 and we do not want contacts and data transferred to users personal devices for secrecy reasons.
Answer Question | September 11, 2010 2:43 PM
ActiveSync, ActiveSync Policy, Data Transfer Function, Network security, Network Security Management, Network Security Policies, Security in 2010, Windows XP SP3
I have duplicate tasks showing up in my calendar view of the tasks. It does not show up as duplicates in my tasks tab, personal folders view or in my blackberry. It treats it as if it is one task in that if you mark complete, delete, or change something in one the other is [...]
Answer Question | September 9, 2010 2:35 PM
Blackberry Outlook, Outlook 2007, Outlook 2007 calendar, Outlook 2007 Tasks, Outlook Appointments, Outlook calendar, Outlook Mobile, Outlook Tasks, Windows 7
My company is small and we share emails. We set up Outlook 2007 to collect all the mail for our accounts and then using rules, set it to sort the mail into boxes. We are finding that when more than one of us is sent the same email, either by CC, BCC, or To, that [...]
Answer Question | September 10, 2010 2:17 PM
Outlook 2007, Outlook 2007 rules, Outlook rules, Outlook Shared Mailboxes, Shared Access
What permission needs to be set so users can add content and view other content but not change any other users info. Issue Users can add data to a public calander but only see thier input. They need to be able to see all users input but only modifie thier info. Thanks
Answer Question | September 9, 2010 1:56 PM
Exchange 2007, Exchange calendar, Exchange Calendar Synchronization, Outlook 2003, Outlook 2003 calendar, Outlook 2003 Calendar Permissions
Can anyone help me please. I am trying to send an email to a business account but I keep getting the mails bounced back to me with the following error code. I have also tried to email someone else at their headquarters and get the same message…… reason: 550 5.7.1 Requested action not taken: message [...]
Answer Question | September 9, 2010 12:33 PM
550 5.7.1, Email servers, Error 550, Windows Mail v6, winmail
How can I increase individual user mail box storage space in Microsoft Exchange 5.5.
Answer Question | September 9, 2010 9:57 AM
Exchange 5.5, Exchange mailbox management, Exchange Mailbox Size, Exchange storage
Our infrastructure consists of Exchange 2003 and MessageLabs. Clients are using Outlook 2003. Is there a CHEAP way to reject all outgoing emails with attachments that are not encrypted/password protected?
Answer Question | September 9, 2010 5:11 AM
Encrypted email, Encrypted files, Exchange 2003, MessageLabs, Outlook 2003
What has to happen before I can do an upgrade from Exchange 2003 to Exchange 2008? I have a new server if necessary but would like to perform an upgrade. This is running on a Windows 2003 server.
Answer Question | November 24, 2010 8:33 PM
Exchange 2003, Exchange 2003 Migration, Exchange 2008, Exchange upgrades, Windows, Windows Server 2003
I’m so confused, someone please help me. How do I create a rule to forward my mail to my gmail account? I don’t even know what to type. Thanks in advance!
Answer Question | September 13, 2010 8:26 PM
Gmail, Lotus Notes 6.5, Lotus Notes email, Lotus Notes Email Forwarding, Lotus Notes Forms
I am not able to see the messages on my BlackBerry that have Outlook folders set up with inbox delivery rules. I see the folders but not the messages. Help?
Answer Question | October 12, 2010 11:31 AM
Blackberry Outlook, Outlook, Outlook folders, Outlook Inbox, Outlook mailbox rules, Outlook Mobile, Outlook Mobile Access, Outlook rules