Doug Deitterick's Blog

Information about Microsoft Lync, OCS, and Exchange UM.

November, 2009

  • What Rights in SQL are Needed for DBAnalyze to Work?

    I see this come up a lot when doing OCS Health Checks. Part of the Health Check is looking at information from DBAnalyze. If you get the following error, more than likely the account you're trying to use doesn't have the necessary rights to the SQL databases...
  • Options for Hyperlinks in Communicator 2007

    I get a lot of questions on how to enable hyperlinks in Communicator or how to remove the underscore '_' from the beginning of hyperlinks in Communicator. There are a couple of options available to control the way hyperlinks appear in IM conversations...
  • OCS 2007 R2 Cumulative Server Update Installer Released

    You can use this tool to automatically install the latest patches for each component. To use, run ServerUpdateInstaller.exe with elevated permissions. I would recommend creating a folder and put ServerUpdateInstaller.exe in there, as it extracts each...
  • File Size Restrictions in OCS Web Conferencing

    This question comes up when talking about the OCS hosted Live Meetings when customers are trying to decide how much space to allocate to the Web Conferencing shares. There is an article on TechNet that talks about the recommended space to allocate...