A Collection of Random Thoughts

Tips, tricks, thoughts relating mostly to Microsoft Exchange server, but occasionally other things as well.

January, 2007

  • A Mac user switches to Vista - Tech News & Reviews - MSNBC.com

    This was an interesting and good read. A reporter, who uses a Mac to do his work, switched to using Vista (albeit temporarily). I think the reporter did a good job of writing an unbiased article comparing the two. In the end, he went back to his Mac because...
  • 24 Hours of Exchange Server 2007

    Paul Flaherty blogs some GREAT information on a series of Webcasts for Exchange 2007. As he mentions, these aren't ordinary webcasts - they have homework. They sounds like a great way to get your skills updated for Exchange 2007. Link to Carpe Diem: Flaphead...
  • How to temporarily break public folder access via OWA in Exchange 2000/2003

    This was something that I just found out about a few weeks ago, so I thought I'd pass it along. You know how Exchange 2000 introduced Recipient Policies as a method of controlling which e-mail addresses get assigned to users. Furthermore, there is always...
  • Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow

    My family and I spent Christmas in Cedar City, Utah visiting with my wife's family. During that time, her brother also got married. The wedding was on Wednesday, Dec, 27th, in St.George, Utah. While there had been a little snow in Cedar over Christmas...
  • Southwest does a good job

    Last week on Wednesday, I flew out of Las Vegas destined for Dallas. We had just spent a lovely Christmas with my in-laws in Cedar City, UT, and I had to fly back home to get back to work. The problem was that there were high winds in Vegas, which was...