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Microsoft Exchange Server ActiveSync Web Administration Tool now released

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We’ve spent 2-3 trying to get activesync and http-rpc working though ISA. Maybe this tool will help us, I’ll give it a go on Monday. While checking my RSS feeds noticed that Susan Bradley has bloged about Microsoft releasing the Microsoft Exchange Server ActiveSync Web Administration Tool….(read more) [Via ExchangeIS]

Non-Admin Rights

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I’ve been searching for a way to allow a non-admin on Windows XP to change the network settings (IP address,subnet,gateway,dns,etc) Well I was search for a solution I found this blog posting about a nice little script that will make a user an admin, start a new process with admin… Read more »

New Exchange tools released

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Microsoft released a bunch of new tools on November 2nd.? Along with PFDAVAdmin, which I mentioned the other day, they have released the following tools:? 1.? New version of Exchange Best Practices Analyzer (ExBPA).? The new version is version 2.5 and includes some enhancements and additions to both the UI… Read more »

Sending an e-mail to users whose password is about to expire

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I can’t wait until we get all of our users on the Exchange 2003 server and give this a try! This has come up a number of times, and I actually thought I’d blogged about it in the past — but I guess not. If you have users that only… Read more »

How to Manage Power Settings as a Non-Admin

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This post is great for Admins trying to run with least privileges for their users. The post also includes a link for a way to view the calendar in the time/date applet without being an admin A regular “user” does not have the ability to modify their power settings.? This… Read more »

Windows messenger group policy files

If you haven’t made the switch to Office Communicator yet, and are still running Windows Messenger in your organisation, then you may be interested in this .ADM file to manage messenger with group policy.? This download updates the Microsoft Windows Messenger 5.1 Administrative Template (ADM) file and contains appropriate policy… Read more »

TagIt Shoutbox 1.1

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First, I added two new forums for the FlashGame, one is for any problems,questions,ideas. The other is for trash talking. Enjoy. Second, I’ve thought about adding a shoutbox to the site, but wonder if anyone would care to use it. Here’s some information about the one I’m looking at, let… Read more »

RE: Remote Assistance article followup

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Ron Crumbaker posted a great article that included a script to launch an unsolicited Remote Assistance session. Using his script as a guide, I went to work integrating Remote Assistance into some other tools that I wrote, but I ran into some issues with the Windows Firewall and Group Policy… Read more »

RE: Exchange integration with Active Directory

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After my session at the TechNet roadshow yesterday, I? promised I’d make available all the links to the documents I’d been talking about during my presentation to save everyone scribbling down URLs’s like crazy (URL’s are getting so complex now – thank goodness for search engines!) Preparing to Administer Exchange… Read more »