Microsoft Exchange Server Jetstress 2013 Tool

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

“Use Jetstress to verify the performance and stability of a disk subsystem prior to putting an Exchange server into production. Jetstress helps verify disk performance by simulating Exchange disk Input/Output (I/O) load. Specifically, Jetstress simulates the Exchange database and log file loads produced by a specific number of users. You use Performance Monitor, Event Viewer, and ESEUTIL in conjunction with Jetstress to verify that your disk subsystem meets or exceeds the performance criteria you establish. After a successful completion of the Jetstress Disk Performance and Stress Tests in a non-production environment, you will have ensured that your Exchange disk...
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Microsoft Exchange RPC Extractor 2.0

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

“The Microsoft Exchange RPC Extractor is a command-line tool that can parse network captures and interpret remote procedure calls made from a client to Microsoft Exchange Server.” Microsoft Exchange RPC Extractor 2.0 can be download from the following link.
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Update Rollup 1 for Exchange Server 2010 Service Pack 3 (KB2803727)

Thursday, May 30, 2013

“Update Rollup 1 for Exchange Server 2010 Service Pack 3 (SP3) resolves issues that were found in Exchange Server 2010 SP3 since the software was released. This update rollup is highly recommended for all Exchange Server 2010 SP3 customers.”Update Rollup 1 for Exchange Server 2010 Service Pack 3 can be download from the following link.
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Microsoft Exchange PST Capture 2.0

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

“PST Capture 2.0 is used to discover and import Outlook Personal Folder (.pst) File Format files into Exchange Server and Exchange Online. PST Capture helps an organization that wishes to gain more control over their email data repositories by placing them into Exchange. By optionally installing PST Capture Agents on target machines, administrators can determine where .pst files are located and who their file owner is via the PST Capture Console. Administrators can import .pst files via Import Lists to Exchange Server or Exchange Online. Data can be directly imported into the primary mailbox or associated archive mailbox.”Microsoft Exchange...

Microsoft Connectivity Analyzer Tool (MCA) 2.1

Thursday, March 14, 2013

“The Microsoft Connectivity Analyzer (MCA) Tool is a downloadable client program that is used to identify connectivity issues that occur between email clients and a server that is running Microsoft Exchange Server. The tool can also be used to identify connectivity issues between email clients and Office 365. The tool can be used both by email users, to identify common problems, and by IT Administrators, to troubleshoot issues that are affecting their Exchange Server deployments.The Microsoft Connectivity Analyzer Tool simulates several client logon and mail flow scenarios. When a test fails, many of the errors message provide troubleshooting tips...

Exchange 2010 Service Pack 3 Installation may fail with error message "There was an error while running ‘ldifde.exe’ to import the schema file ‘C:\Windows\Temp\ExchangeSetup\Setup\Data\PostExchange2003_schema0.ldf’. The error code is: 8224”

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

SymptomDuring Exchange 2010 Service Pack 3 Installation the following error message may appear:“Organization Preparation Failed Error: The following error was generated when "$error.Clear();      install-ExchangeSchema -LdapFileName ($roleInstallPath + "Setup\Data\"+$RoleSchemaPrefix + "schema0.ldf") " was run: "There was an error while running 'ldifde.exe' to import the schema file 'C:\Windows\Temp\ExchangeSetup\Setup\Data\PostExchange2003_schema0.ldf'. The error code is: 8224. More details can be found in the error file: 'C:\Users\administrator\AppData\Local\Temp\1\ldif.err'". There was an error while running 'ldifde.exe' to import the schema file 'C:\Windows\Temp\ExchangeSetup\Setup\Data\PostExchange2003_schema0.ldf'. The error code is: 8224. More details can be found in the error file: 'C:\Users\administrator\AppData\Local\Temp\1\ldif.err' Click here for help... http://technet.microsoft.com/en-US/library/ms.exch.err.default(EXCHG.141).aspx?v=14.3.123.3&e=ms.exch.err.Ex88D115&l=0&cl=cp”Resolutiona. Review the content of log file “C:\Users\administrator\AppData\Local\Temp\1\ldif.err”.b. In case that...
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Hotfix KB2550886 may need to be install on a Windows 2008 R2 Server before applying Exchange 2010 Service Pack 3

Hotfix KB2550886 may need to be install on a Windows 2008 R2 Server before applying Exchange 2010 Service Pack 3. As you can see in the following screenshot, hotfix KB2550886 is reported as prerequisite for Exchange 2010 Mailbox Role upgrade.Please note: Installation of Hotfix KB2550886 may required a complete server reboot.The Hotfix KB2550886 can be download from the following link.
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Exchange Server 2010 SP3 UM Language Packs

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

“Unified Messaging (UM) language packs allow an Exchange Server 2010 Service Pack 3 (SP3) UM server to speak additional languages to callers and recognize other languages when callers use ASR or when voice messages are transcribed. UM language packs contain: Pre-recorded prompts, for example "After the tone, please record your message. When you’ve finished recording, hang up, or press the # key for more options." in the language of the UM language pack. Grammar files that are used by a UM server to lookup the names of given users in the directory in the language of the UM language pack. Text...
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