Category Archives: Exchange Server 2013

Error Property InvalidDatabaseCopiesAllowed

In some scenarios when creating a Mailbox Database the error below may appear. This Tutorial was based on Exchange Server 2013 Service Pack 1 (CU4). Property InvalidDatabaseCopiesAllowed can’t be set…

Error MigrationPermanentException directory property homeMDB is not writeable on recipient

In this Tutorial we are going over a common error when migrating mailboxes where the following message is displayed: Error: MigrationPermanentException: Active Directory property ‘homeMDB’ is not writeable on recipient…

How to install an Edge Transport role using command-line

We are going over the process to install an Edge Transport role in Exchange Server 2013 using the command-line tools. There are a couple of requirements that must be validated before…

Error: Parameter name collection during Edge Transport import process

If you are using the built-in scripts to clone Edge Transport configuration in Exchange Server 2013 you may encounter this following error when running ImportEdgeConfig.ps1 on the target server. WARNING:…

Managing mailbox audit feature in Exchange Server 2013

In this Tutorial we are going over the process to manage mailbox audit in Exchange Server 2013. Solution Exchange Server has a feature that can be enable which allows the…

Fixing the error “The network path was not found” on a new witness server

In situations where a new server is built to be used as witness server the administrator can get the error “The network path was not found” during the DAG creation….

Managing anti-spam on Exchange Server 2013 Mailbox role

In this Tutorial we will be demonstrating the steps required to install and remove the anti-spam agents on a Mailbox Server. The anti-spam agents are available only on Mailbox and…

How to rebuild Exchange Server 2013 search catalog

In this Tutorial we are going over the required steps to reset the Exchange Server 2013 search catalog. Depending of your environment the process to rebuild may be disk intensive,…

How to create a DAG in Exchange Server 2013 SP1 without AAP

In this Tutorial we are going to use a new feature introduced in Exchange Server 2013 SP1 which is the capability to create a DAG object without an AAP (Cluster…

Backing up Exchange Mailbox databases with eseutil utility

In this Tutorial we are going to use eseutil utility to create a backup of a mounted mailbox database. The steps described here are useful when you need to perform…