Building an Exchange 2013 LAB Environment using Windows Server 2012 from scratch – Part 1: Active Directory Domain Controller O/S Install…

Times change, people change – and as well all know, technology changes as well. The last part of that sentence could not be more true of Windows, Active Directory and Exchange Server recently. Back in the day (from around 2000 / 2001) – you could set up a working Active Directory / Exchange environment up […]

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Script to a shortcut icon on the desktop for the Exchange 2013 EAC

Script Description This PowerShell based script will create a shortcut to the Exchange Administrative Console for Exchange 2013 on the Desktop of each Exchange 2013 server which hosts the administrative tools. Download [ CreateExchangeAdminCentreIcon.ps1 – 1.5KB ] Usage Please refer to the following article(s): http://www.telnetport25.com/2012/11/quick-tipcreating-an-icon-on-the-desktop-for-the-exchange-2013-eac/ Sharing is caring!:

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Quick Tip (Revisited) – How to get the physical sizes of Exchange Databases (in different versions of Exchange from a single script)

A couple of weeks back I published a very simple script which I had been using on a few versions of Exchange to determine the physical sizes of each of the EDB files. A reader commented that in Exchange 2010 – such an elaborate script was not needed as the Get-MailboxDatabase cmdlet contains a “DatabaseSize” […]

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