Jeroen Reijling

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Nov 03

CU3 Update – Updated ;-)

Microsoft has fixed in CU3 a problem some customers have encountered with CU2 in Address Book download where some lockup occured. This is resolved in OC 2007 R2 CU3. Second, Microsoft has just released a brand new capability: the Cumulative Server Update Installer for OCS 2007 R2 is now available on the Microsoft download center. …

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Nov 02

OCS updates – October 2009

October update for OCS 2007 R2 Server, OC 2007 R2 and Office Communicator Phone Edition R2 has been signed off earlier this week. The KB articles are being published and should be available on http://download.microsoft.com in very short order. The OC 2007 R2 patch is available here – http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=147547 The update to OC 2007 R2 …

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Oct 28

FIX for KB974571

The hotfix of Microsoft that came with a ‘feature’ regarding LCS and OCS has been updated… The feature made the OCS environment think that the trial period was ended… No matter if you had the real product installed…. Microsoft has released a hotfix that will be available for download using Windows Update shortly. If you …

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Oct 27

OCS MCM; Great benefit!!

Does it take you hours and hours to build testcases, validate configurations etc etc…. Here is a great post I found: According to the visionaries the future is ‘all in the cloud man!’. Well, not to be out done we have just launched a new set of online labs for the exclusive use of certified …

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Oct 26

Exchange 2010 – Certificate requests

In Exchange 2010, it is no longer possible to export the SSL certificates from the powershell commandline. Export-ExchangeCertificate -Thumbprint <String> [-BinaryEncoded <SwitchParameter>] [-Confirm [<SwitchParameter>]] [-DomainController <Fqdn>] [-Password <SecureString>] [-Server <ServerIdParameter>] [-WhatIf [<SwitchParameter>]] Source: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa996305(EXCHG.140).aspx In Exchange 2007 you had: Export-ExchangeCertificate -Thumbprint <String> [-BinaryEncoded <SwitchParameter>] [-Confirm [<SwitchParameter>]] [-DomainController <Fqdn>] [-Force <SwitchParameter>] [-Password <SecureString>] [-Path <String>] [-WhatIf …

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Oct 26

Emailaddress policies: Exchange 2007 <-> Exchange 2010 and RecipientFilter

If you are implementing Exchange 2010 and you have Exchange 2003 or 2007 implemented. You will get the following error when adding an Email address policy from the Exchange Management Console of Exchange 2010: With the following text: Error: You can’t specify the recipient container because legacy servers are detected. 

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Oct 23

Exchange 2007 & Blackberry 4.1.3 and higher

Note: In an Exchange 2007 environment BlackBerry Enterprise Server cannot be installed on the mail server as the BES software is not 64BIT compatible. 1. On the server you have selected to load BlackBerry Enterprise Server download and install “Microsoft Exchange Server MAPI Client and Collaboration Data Objects 1.2.1” which is available from the Microsoft …

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Oct 18

Office Communications Server 2007 R2 XMPP Gateway

The Office Communications Server team has posted an excellent article on how to connect your OCS environment with Jabber XCP 5.4. Jabber is part of Cisco and have their own IM/Presence application.

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Oct 15

MS KB 974571 and OCS/LCS

I am sure you must be facing this issue suddenly in your OCS production environment. This is quite interesting. Microsoft releases ‘Security updates’ and ends up bringing down a production server. One of the Windows security update KB974571 has broken OCS R2; that’s why OCS Front-End service Stopped.

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Oct 05

OCS & Public IM Connectivity

Microsoft has announced changes to the Office Communications Server Public IM Connectivity (PIC) license that provides instant messaging and presence federation to the Windows Live, AOL and Yahoo! public IM networks. Starting October 1, 2009, the following licensing changes will be made: 1.A PIC License will no longer be required for federation with American Online …

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