Retrospect 9.5: Cannot see Exchange 2010 mailboxes or databases

Problem:  I upgraded my retrospect backup software from 7.x to 9.5.  Upgrade went without issue until I tried my first backup.   When selecting the volumes for the Exchange Server, I was unable to see the databases and the mailboxes.  I got the following errors when trying to backup or expand the volumes: –  “Can’t […]
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Exchange 2010 email missing after iPhone 6 upgrade

Problem:  Recently upgraded to the new iPhone 6 after having a 5 for a couple of years.  After a week, my iPhone was dropped and I had to get a replacement. When I got the replacement, I restored from iCloud and all seemed well.  Put my password in for gmail and it synced but when […]
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iPhone and Exchange 2003: Mail and calendar not syncing

Problem:  Similar to a previous post on Exchange, I started to get complaints that users weren’t able to sync mail with their iPad or iPhone on an Exchange 2003 server. The difference was that users weren’t getting any errors and some users were able to sync just fine.  This made me think it was a […]
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Exchange 2010: Topology discovery failed, error 0x8007077f.v issue

Problem:  One afternoon, my users could not access their Exchange email through outlook or OWA.  No changes have been made and the server was up and running but no one could access it.  I couldn’t even access it when on the Exchange server itself.  I checked the logs and saw the following errors: Process MSEXCHANGEADTOPOLOGYSERVICE.EXE […]
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Exchange 2010: Limiting the number of recipients

Problem:  One of our Exchange accounts were compromised and then used to send mass amounts of spam through our system.  We shutdown the account and cleaned up the mail but wanted a way to limit the number or recipients so the spammer couldn’t send out so many at the same time. Solution:  The default for […]
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