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information store services does not start on exchange 2003
information store services does not start on exchange 2003. error 1053

Answer Question   |  April 16, 2014  11:26 AM
Exchange 2003, Exchange error messages, Information Store Service, MSExchangeIS
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5 pts.

Access Out of Office assistant in Outlook 2010
How do you access or find the Out of Office assistant in Outlook 2010?

Answer Question   |  April 3, 2014  2:49 AM
Out of Office Assistant, Outlook 2010
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5 pts.

Reply or forward from public folder using OWA
I have a Windows 2003 with exchange 2003 sp2 installed. I recently found out that it is not possible to reply or forward mails from the public folder using OWA. A bit of googling lead me to the following where it is mentioned:,295582,sid43_gci1256505,00.html# “By design, unless you are accessing OWA through a front-end server...

Answer Question   |  March 25, 2014  2:35 PM
Microsoft Exchange, OWA LOGIN, public folder
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85 pts.

How do I clear the entire filter list in OWA?
How do I clear the entire filter list in OWA? I want to remove names that appear in the “From” filter dropdown and to start over. How do I clear the entire list of previous filters or individual “from” senders?

Answer Question   |  March 18, 2014  12:39 AM
clear, filter list, OWA, remove
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5 pts.

How can I paste text into the email message body in OWA?
I am using OWA in IE11 and I cannot paste text into the message body of a new email. I have tried copying from various sources, word, other emails, ppt. etc but nothing will paste in.

Answer Question   |  February 27, 2014  5:18 PM
outlook web app, OWA
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5 pts.

MS Exchange POP3 Connector for SBS
I have configured a POP3 Connector in my SBS Exchange server. I believe if have the SMTP working, I can send and receive locally, and I can send to an external email address and it be delivered. What I can’t do is receive an email from an external address. I can watch the inbox of...

Answer Question   |  December 18, 2013  5:52 PM
Exchange 2003, Exchange 2003 and Small Business Server 2003, POP3 connector, SBS, SBS 2003, SMTP
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5 pts.

Outlook web Access (OWA) security concerns
Hi, I’m trying to convince my boss that our organization can provide access to e-mail over the internet without security threats. I plan to use OWA. So, can you tell me the risks and the counter measures?

Answer Question   |  December 12, 2013  7:37 PM
Email security, Outlook, Outlook Web Access, OWA
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5 pts.

I’m looking for a stronger authentication method for web services
I deployed a two-factor-authentication solution in order to strength logon to our web applications. The majority of our users who have new tokens are also pop3/imap users (this is from a long time ago). However, I noticed web applications are well protected by 2FA , but mail applications is an easy way to bypass any...

Answer Question   |  November 25, 2013  6:49 PM
Authentication, POP3, Web application
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54,755 pts.

Passwords stored in Plain Text?
I joined a forum a while back and hadn’t returned for a while. In the meantime, I forgot my password. When I returned and clicked their “Request Help With Password link”, they sent me my password in Plain Text via email instead of sending me a unique link to reset my password. I would imagine...

Answer Question   |  November 14, 2013  5:31 PM
Passwords, Plain text
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54,755 pts.

Track Mailbox access on Exchange 2007
I want to track who is accessing others’ mailboxes in our Exchange server environment. Settings of access permissions for mailbox access are not perfect. We are on Exchange 2007. I tried to find it through application event logs but wasn’t able to do that. Also, can I find who accessed other’s mailbox through OWA?

Answer Question   |  November 12, 2013  9:31 AM
Exchange Server 2007, OWA
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5 pts.

New PST file be created automatically by Outlook 2007
Will a new PST file be created automatically by Outlook 2007 if the originally created PST file is removed?

Answer Question   |  November 11, 2013  10:00 PM
Outlook 2007, PST folders
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5 pts.

What can I do?
Who can tell me what to do let Postfix run a shell? (When it gets mail that has to be sent to a appointed address.)

Answer Question   |  October 18, 2013  3:07 PM
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5 pts.

How to add words to OWA spelling dictionary
There must be a way to modify the dictionary in the server to add correctly spelled word for Outlook Web Access spell checker. Is the format of the dictionary file used by OWA available?

Answer Question   |  October 9, 2013  11:30 PM
Exchange 2003, Exchange 2003 database, Outlook, Outlook Web Access, Outlook Web Access Configuration, OWA
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5 pts.

How do I recover an orphaned Exchange 2003 Public EDB to Exchange 2007?
Hi, 10 days ago I lost my c: drive on an SBS 2003 system. As I was in for a Server rebuild, I decided to rebuild with SBS 2008 (possibly a rash decision!) I have successfully recovered our 2 main mailboxes (we are a small business!), and therefore everything we need from the Private EDB,...

Answer Question   |  September 27, 2013  7:49 AM
EDB, Exchange 2003, Exchange 2007, Exchange Backup, Exchange Disaster Recovery, Private EDB, Public EDB
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5 pts.

Unable to connect to Exchange with Pop3 and IMAP4
hi,  I am unable to access my exchange account with pop3 and imap4 setting, i have tried various option but fail to do so, i can able to telnet port 110 and 143. i am also having TMG and firewall,is firewall restricting the access if yes can any one plz tell me how to modify...

Answer Question   |  September 10, 2013  6:38 AM
Exchange 2010, Forefront TMG, IMAP4, Microsoft Exchange, POP3
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360 pts.

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Answer Question   |  September 9, 2013  2:39 PM
Contests, Giveaways, IT Books, Open IT Forum, OWA, Wireless in 2010
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6,345 pts.

Connecting Outlook calendar to the “Out of Office” assistant?
I have recurring events that cause me to be out of the office on a regular basis. Is there a way to tie the “Out of Office” assistant to my Outlook calendar so that it automatically sets my system to out of office on days when I am way? I don’t want to have to...

Answer Question   |  September 5, 2013  1:50 PM
Out of Office, Outlook calendar
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54,755 pts.

Outlook 2010 contacting the server
I am not running Exchange Server but using pop3. Today outlook has started putting up a message saying “Contacting the server for information”. Any ideas how to fix this. I am running XP. Thanks

Answer Question   |  August 29, 2013  12:11 PM
Outlook 2010, Outlook 2010 Administration, Outlook error messages, POP3, POP3 server
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30 pts.

Created Public Folders for Excel spreadsheets
I have created a public folder to store Excel spreadsheets that I need users to be able to access and change. I understand the permissions. My question is can more than 1 user be in the same spread sheet at one time and make individual changes. Will all changes be saved?

Answer Question   |  August 28, 2013  7:13 PM
Access, Excel 2003, Microsoft Access, Public folders
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5 pts.

Name error when creating the email account on OWA Exchange
Hi all, At the moment to create my business email address on OWA Exchange my name has been spelled wrong from the administrator. The result is that now my name appears wrongly written on email address, on global list, on the name displayed when I send an email and on alias as well. Is there...

Answer Question   |  July 21, 2013  2:21 PM
OWA, OWA Exchange
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10 pts.

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