Tag: mailboxes

Oct 31

How to: Compact the size of an Exchange Mailbox Database

How to: Compact the size of an Exchange Mailbox Database As of late I have been working on moving mailboxes form an onPremise deployment to the cloud in a hybrid environment. As I made progress I noticed the servers that hosted the Mailbox databases were using a lot of hard drive space and that backups …

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Oct 26

How to: Prevent items to be Deleted from an Exchange 2013 / Online Mailbox

How to: Prevent items to be Deleted from an Exchange 2013 / Online Mailbox The answer to this lies in what you are looking to accomplish. The Litigation hold allows the user to delete messages and other items from the mailbox but they remain in the server so that they can be searched and discovered …

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Mar 11

How to: Move Mailboxes to another Exchange Server 2013

How to: Move Mailboxes to another Exchange Server 2013 So again, another fun day thanks to the folks at Microsoft (or my karma… I am really debating on that one). For some reason my CAS serverĀ stopped working properly and after spending a whole day trying to figure out why I can’t log back in I …

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Jan 20

Exchange 2010: What is an arbitration mailbox?

Exchange 2010: What is an arbitration mailbox? If you are like me, you probably never heard of arbitration mailboxes until you were trying to uninstall your Exchange Server, it happens. In my case I am moving from an old Exchange server into a new one and although I moved all my user mailboxes there are …

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