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Kris blogs from time to time on things she thinks folks might find useful. Enjoy!

Remove mailbox of disabled AD user accounts

A downloadable copy of the script is available here. So...for my latest scripting foray, I came up...

Author: Kris-MSFT Date: 11/19/2013

ActiveSync Reporting with PowerShell - Users with a partnership and a list of their devices

This script was used by a colleague to gather information for licensing purposes. Since users can...

Author: Kris-MSFT Date: 08/01/2013

Server says NO! - IIS Error 500 0 2148074257 across a forest trust results in Autodiscover Failures

This was an interesting issue. I had a customer who was integrating a smaller company they had...

Author: Kris-MSFT Date: 06/04/2013

Controlling Outlook Autodiscover behavior

It has come to my attention recently that there is still a lot of confusion around Autodiscover,...

Author: Kris-MSFT Date: 04/19/2013

Wow, that was a mouthful!!! For my latest project, I decided to try to put together a list of...

Author: Kris-MSFT Date: 03/28/2013

Windows 8 devices fail to Sync with Microsoft Exchange with 86000C2A, 8600C2B, 86000C29 Error (or similar) after an ActiveSync Mailbox Policy is applied

Having trouble creating an ActiveSync Mailbox Policy to support your shiny new Windows Phone or...

Author: Kris-MSFT Date: 03/15/2013

IIS7 Primer for Non IIS Gurus (Originally written for Exchange engineers)

IIS 7 Primer (for those accustomed to IIS 6) This "Primer" was condensed down from a week long IIS 7...

Author: Kris-MSFT Date: 11/28/2012

How to PROPERLY gather traces for Calendaring issues, including ExTra

To enable server side logging for an Organizer & Attendee(s), do the following: 1.Open Exchange...

Author: Kris-MSFT Date: 10/04/2012

Procdump: How to PROPERLY gather dump (.dmp) files for crashes and hangs, CPU spikes, etc, including gathering PERF data, for Exchange issues

Is your application crashing or hanging? Need to know why? Well, prodcump may be able to help you....

Author: Kris-MSFT Date: 10/03/2012

The case of Outlook Autodiscover and Error 0x80072ee4

I had a customer who was having issues with a certain subset of Windows 7 machines. The issue...

Author: Kris-MSFT Date: 02/23/2012

Installing Galsync 4.2 on Forefront Identity Manager (FIM)

Installing Outlook Live Directory Sync (Galsync R4 v2) Installing Galsync 4.2 can be a bit of a...

Author: Kris-MSFT Date: 02/23/2011

PCNS Setup and Configuration for Live@Edu and O365 for Education

PCNS (Password Change Notification Service) Setup and configuration can be a little confusing, so in...

Author: Kris-MSFT Date: 11/04/2010