Category Archives: Exchange

Setting Up PowerShell on Your Desktop to Support AD, Lync, and Exchange in the same Shell

You will find that there are many times you need to run PowerShell scripts or cmdlets from your desktop because you need a combination of modules or you have other needs. For example, for many of the scripts that I … Continue reading

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Troubleshooting Lync and Exchange Web Services (EWS)

I am finding more and more that I run into issues with Exchange Web Services (EWS). For example, in an earlier blog post, I talked about the issue with 1,000 or more folders in the mailbox causing issues with the … Continue reading

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Lync 2010 Fails to Save Conversation History

I remember reading about this issue in the past, but I totally forgot the cause until I went back and dug through my notes. Basically, the ThrottlingPolicy in Exchange seems to cause this problem if the user exceeds the number … Continue reading

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Lync and Conversation History

Just a short post, but I think it might be helpful to at least a few people. The settings in Lync can be confusing in many cases. In others, the settings are clear and obvious. I will let you decide … Continue reading

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Identifying Bad/Corrupt Calendar Items

I have been seeing more and more issues with bad calendar items causing out of control mailbox database and transaction log growth. What I seen as a good process for attacking these issues is to use the following: Exchange User … Continue reading

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Insufficient Access Rights to Perform the Operation – Lync Server 2010

Actually, I have seen this issue with both Exchange Server 2010 and trying to mailbox enable a user account and in Lync Server 2010 and trying to enable a user for Lync. In both cases, the error says you don’t … Continue reading

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Error with your new mobile phone partnership–Exchange Server 2010

This was definitely a first for me. Hmmm, who knew that ten phones was too many? From: Microsoft Outlook Sent: Thursday, August 16, 2012 4:28 PM To: Kaufmann, Russ Subject: Error with your new mobile phone partnership Importance: High You … Continue reading

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