Quick Tip: Exchange 2007 SP2 – Windows 2003 – Volume Shadow Copy Service error: An internal inconsistency was detected in trying to contact shadow copy service writers.

I was contacted last night by an online buddy whom had installed Exchange SP 2 onto one of his Windows 2003 based Exchange 2007 mailbox servers, but since the upgrade was now getting the following error message from DPM when he attempted a store backup: Volume Shadow Copy Service error: An internal inconsistency was detected […]

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Quick Tip – How to compare permissions between two Active Directory Accounts without losing your mind…

The other day I was asked to review a problem which upon first insight appeared to be an issue with two accounts within Active Directory having different permissions applied to them. Now, normally I would do this quickly using side-by-side comparison in AD Users and computers via the security tab – but due to our […]

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Windows 2008 – Running Exchange 2007 – Remote Administration Error – (Unable to create Internet Information Services (IIS) directory entry)…

Ok, in between writing the final part of Segregation Tool and indeed trying to sort out the mess that is the Out of Office Administrators Assistant – I also ran into the above above within one of my production environments. Essentially I had installed a dedicated Exchange 2007 Management server (running on Windows 2003 x64) […]

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