Exchange 2010 Missing Server Configuration in EMC

Just worked on a test(luckily) Exchange 2010 server with a customer.  When they opened the Exchange Management Console, the Server Configuration was missing and they couldn’t change the properties of any the mailboxes. When they opened the mailbox properties they saw these little lock symbols all over the place. When they ran the command “Get-Mailbox” […]

Set Owner with PowerShell: “The security identifier is not allowed to be the owner of this object”

I’ve written several PowerShell scripts to help customers adjust permissions to their directory structures when migrating from other file servers(Linux/Samba, Novell OES/Netware, etc).  Part of these scripts includes assigning ownership for the user.  While this tends to take a long time quotas and file reporting are worthless if the administrator that copied everything is assigned […]

vSphere Alarm emails to multiple addresses

This will be a quick post.  I was trying to find/remember the syntax to add multiple email addresses to a single “Send a notification email” action and I couldn’t find it documented anywhere. So I tested and confirmed that all that is required is using a “;” between the email addresses as shown below. Update […]