Exchange Updates – December 2014

Earlier today Microsoft announced the release of Exchange 2013 CU7, Exchange 2010 SP3 RU8 and Exchange 2007 SP3 RU15. In addition to fixes for customer reported issues and minor feature improvements they also include a security update to address elevation of privilege vulnerabilities in these versions of Exchange. More information about the vulnerabilities can be […]

Script: Fix-ProxyAddress.ps1

I recently blogged about the “MigrationPermanentException: The target mailbox doesn’t have an SMTP proxy matching ‘company.mail.onmicrosoft.com’.” error message that occurs when attempting to perform a remote mailbox move for a user that doesn’t have the correct SMTP proxy address. I put together a script to help simplify the process of adding the relevant SMTP proxy […]

MigrationPermanentException: The target mailbox doesn’t have an SMTP proxy matching ‘company.mail.onmicrosoft.com’.

One of the most common error message I find when performing mailbox moves to Office 365 – Exchange Online is the “MigrationPermanentException: The target mailbox doesn’t have an SMTP proxy matching ‘company.mail.onmicrosoft.com’.” error: The error message is pretty descriptive and is caused when the mailbox being moved doesn’t have a proxy address that matches the […]

Script: Connect-EXO.ps1 – Connect to Exchange Online using remote PowerShell

I recently came across an old script I wrote to simplify connecting to Exchange Online using remote PowerShell and thought I’d polish it up a little and release it in case it could help make life easier for someone else. The script features a GUI that will prompt for your tenant credentials and then connect […]

Do you have a pre-Exchange 2013 SP1 Hybrid or are you using free/busy federation? Update your Federation Trust on Sept 23!

If your organization has an Exchange Hybrid deployment that is not running on Exchange 2013 SP1 or later you may want pay attention. On September 23, 2014, Microsoft will be making a certificate change to the Microsoft Federation Gateway which could affect you. This change could also impact those who are sharing free/busy information between […]