Office 365 Howto stop passwords from expiring

When you have loaded up the Windows Azure Active Directory Module for Windows PowerShell simply type the following: You will then be asked to type in the credentials of an Office 365 administrator account.Fill that in. Once you are authenticated simply type: This will turn off password expiration for all of your Office 365 accounts,…

Kill a stuck VM on VMware ESXi with esxtop

Sometimes it is necessary to kill a running virtual machine process (eg. if there is locked file). You need to know the Leader World ID from the VM that needs to be killed. First, run esxtop command from the shell: Press c to switch to the CPU resource utilization screen. Press Shift+v to limit the view to…

Bootable USB disk maken met Rufus

Download Rufus, straight from the author at rufus.akeo.ie, or from reboot.pro: The executable is digitally signed and the signature should state: “Akeo Consulting” (v1.3.0 or later) “Pete Batard – Open Source Developer” (v1.2.0 or earlier) Rufus: Reliable USB Formatting Utility (with Source), read the introduction, FAQ, and support forum. There are many Windows utilities out there that’ll help you create a bootable flash drive from your ISO…

Configure SMTP Authentication on Exchange

Table of Contents 1. Overview 2. Configuring SMTP Authentication on Exchange 2003 SMTP Connector 3. Configuring SMTP Authentication on Exchange 2007/2010 SMTP Connector 4. Configuring SMTP Authentication on Exchange 2013 SMTP Connector Overview Typically Mimecast Support will configure Authorized Outbounds for each Mimecast Account during the Implementation Process. Authorized Outbounds provide control over which IP…

Message Size limieten in Exchange 2010 and Exchange 2007

In Distribution Groups and maximum recipients per message, we looked at how the maximum recipients per message settings are treated differently by Exchange Server 2010/2007 and Exchange 2003/2000 when sending to Distribution Groups. Message size limits are an important mechanism to control mailbox sizes, guarantee service availability, and protect from potential DOS attacks. Another commonly…

Exchange Server & Update Rollups versie nummers

Exchange Server Release dates Product name Build number Date Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 6.5.6944233 03 Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 SP1 6.5.7226 5/25/2004 Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 SP2 6.5.7638 10/19/2005 Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 8.0.685.24 12/9/2006 Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 8.0.685.25 12/9/2006 Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 SP1 8.1.240.6 11/29/2007 Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 SP2 8.2.176.2 8/24/2009…