Users Connect to Local Exchange Server Instead of Office 365

Issue: During a migration to Office 365, a user’s computer connects to the local Exchange Server when configuring an Outlook profile instead of connecting to the Office 365 server. Cause: The AutoDiscover Service is running in the local Exchange environment, causing the clients to connect locally. Fix: To repair this issue, perform the following: Log […]

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How To: Enable Anonymous Relay on Receive Connectors in Exchange

How To: Enable Anonymous Relay on Receive Connectors There are times when you may need to configure a network device to email outside of your Exchange Organization to external recipients. For example, if you have a network scanning device that scans to email, you may want to email directly to an external email address. By […]

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Error: A Reboot from a Previous Installation is Pending

Error: A Reboot from a Previous Installation is Pending There are times when adding roles and features to Microsoft Windows Server that you will be prompted with an error stating that a reboot from a previous installation is pending. Most of the time, simply rebooting the server will cause the error to go away. However, […]

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How to: Relay to an External Domain

In your Exchange environment, it may be necessary to allow a device to relay to outside recipients off of the Exchange server. Allowing this change is simple through the use of Powershell.       To allow relaying to outside domains, do the following: Open the Exchange Management Shell Issue the command: Get-ReceiveConnector “CONNECTORNAME” | Add-ADPermission […]

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