Category: Exchange

August 6th, 2020 by Exchange
Controlling the number of recipients per message that your users can send to is one of several measures email admins can use to help curtail the risk of email abuse and spamming from compromised accounts. Earlier this year the Exchange Online Transport team introduced customizable Recipient Limits in Exchange Online. With it you can customize the setting on a mailbox or mail user object, you can bulk edit multiple existing mailboxes or mail users at the same time, and you can even set the...

Keep on reading: Customizable Tenant-level Recipient Limits

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July 31st, 2020 by Exchange
Most of you are probably familiar with Classic Hybrid Deployments that are automatically configured through classic option in the Hybrid Configuration Wizard (HCW).  In this blog post we will focus on Modern Hybrid Configuration (aka Modern Hybrid Agent) and specifically, Agent troubleshooting. The 2 mentioned flavors of hybrid deployments are: A comparison of the hybrid functionalities configured with these two options can be found in Hybrid Configuration Wizard options article. Before get...

Keep on reading: Modern HCW (Hybrid Agent): troubleshooting like a pro

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July 29th, 2020 by Exchange
Outlook for Android supports Android and Tizen wearable technology. When the Outlook app is installed on the wearable, the user can receive message notifications and event reminders, interact with messages, and view daily calendars. For data to synchronize to the Outlook app installed on Android or Tizen wearable devices, the wearable must be connected to the Android device via Bluetooth. By default, Outlook for Android supports a model where wearable sync is enabled. For more information on wha...

Keep on reading: Controlling Outlook for Android data on wearable devices

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July 28th, 2020 by Exchange
Today we are pleased to announce some new changes to Modern Authentication controls in the Microsoft 365 Admin Center, exposing simpler options for customers to manage both Modern and Basic Authentication requirements within their organizations.  Available from within the Admin Center under Settings > Org Settings > Modern Authentication (alternatively, search for “Modern Authentication” in portal Home page Search field), customers may now quickly designate the protocols in their...

Keep on reading: Basic Authentication and Exchange Online – July Update

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July 24th, 2020 by Exchange
At the end of August, Outlook for Android will roll out support for the new device password complexity functionality included within Android 10 and later....

Keep on reading: Coming Soon: Outlook for Android support for Android 10 device password complexity

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July 20th, 2020 by Exchange
Imagine you could book an office to work anywhere in the world. Now imagine this could be done in Outlook. Well, we have built a feature to let you do that! We have built this in Outlook for Windows, Mac and Outlook on the web users with Exchange Online mailboxes. In the image below you can see the room finder has a new ‘type’ drop down. In the drop down you would be able to select workspace or conference room. Here’s what users can expect to see in Outlook for Windows: The same rich capab...

Keep on reading: Book a workspace in Outlook

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July 6th, 2020 by Exchange
Today, we are excited to announce that RecoverableItems, a tenant admin PowerShell cmdlet, has shipped to the preview version of Exchange Admin Center with a new UI!...

Keep on reading: A New RecoverableItems Experience Comes to Exchange Online!

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June 30th, 2020 by Exchange
Today, we are happy to announce the Public Preview of a Modern Auth unattended scripting option for use with Exchange Online PowerShell V2. This feature provides customers the ability to run non-interactive scripts using Modern Authentication. This feature requires version 2.0.3-Preview or later of the EXO PowerShell V2 module, available via PowerShellGallery. Check out the detailed guide on how to install/update the new EXO PowerShell V2 Module here. As previously announced, Basic Authenticatio...

Keep on reading: Modern Auth and Unattended Scripts in Exchange Online PowerShell V2

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June 23rd, 2020 by Exchange
Over the last several months, we have seen many customers adopting Microsoft Teams, even if their mailboxes are still hosted in an on-premises environment. One of the common issues in this scenario is not being able to see the Calendar tab in the Microsoft Teams client. Would you like to know how to troubleshoot this? Read on! For cloud users, the Calendar section in Teams is connected to their Exchange Online (EXO) calendar. In other words, when you schedule a meeting in Outlook, it'll show up ...

Keep on reading: Configuring Teams calendar access for Exchange on-premises mailboxes

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June 19th, 2020 by Exchange
Many of you may rely on Exchange Online mobile device access rules to ensure that only approved devices (or apps) access your messaging data. By default, an Exchange Online tenant allows access for all mobile devices. Admins can change this behavior to either block or quarantine devices with the following cmdlet:     Set-ActiveSyncOrganizationSettings -DefaultAccessLevel <Allow,Quarantine,Block>     Exchange mobile device access rules can even be used to manage Outlook ...

Keep on reading: Upcoming Exchange Online Device Access and Conditional Access changes with Outlook mobile

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