Monthly Archives: May 2012

E2K10 – Audit

E2K10 include 2 audit – admin audit & mailbox access audit Admin Audit A great URL regarding the very detail of Admin Audit . http://sysadmin-e.com/admin-audit-log-ex2010 And a basic one basic info http://searchexchange.techtarget.com/tip/Exchange-2010-auditing-tools-to-track-admin-end-user-behavior & Administrator Audit Log Reports in HTML Format … Continue reading

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E2K10 – Write Event 999…

A powershell to monitor message queues for dedicated E2K10 hub servers foreach ($HubServer in $HubServers) {   $a = get-transportserver -identity $HubServer | get-queue | where {$_.MessageCount -gt 0} | measure-object    MessageCount -max if ($a.Maximum -ge $jonsonCounter ) { $eventMsg … Continue reading

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E2K10 – Change the Mailbox Quota

When mailbox is over its quota, its StorageLimitStatus will be MailboxDisabled. If changing the quota, E2K7 & E2K10 is not enforced in 2 hours’ time, by default. If need the change to take effect immediately, you have to dismount the … Continue reading

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E2K10 – Notes-25052012

Event ID 2137  RPC request to the Microsoft Exchange Information Store service for log truncation failed for database Mailbox Database 02\EX1. Error: 4294965485 http://exchangeserverpro.com/event-id-2137-windows-server-backup-completed-warnings-exchange-2010-mailbox-server http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/exchangesvravailabilityandisasterrecovery/thread/dcf3a54b-ac64-46de-8667-d838091a8715 http://www.symantec.com/connect/forums/exchange-2010-dag-backup-logs-not-truncating Configure or Remove an Alternate Journaling Mailbox http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb201717.aspx Event ID 6004 MessageTrackingLogs: Failed to … Continue reading

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E2K10 – msExchDisableUDGConversion

Stop Automatic Conversion of Universal Distribution Groups to Universal Security Groups http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb430793

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E2K10 – SP2 fail on DAG Mailbox Role

enconuter a funny issue when apply SP2 on DAG Mailbox Role – “[ManageScheduledTask.ps1] Could not find script …” below are some funny findings: a. locally to ping the DAG hostname, it will reply  “169.254.x.x” which is the IP of  “MS … Continue reading

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E2K10 – DAG Cross-site Failover Considerations

2 points regarding DAG cross-site failover 1. DAG Cluster Name NBU backup is based on DAG cluster Name (DAGOS51). if the DAGOS51 is fail-over to another site (MY), then the NBU backup will be failed since the backup network is … Continue reading

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