Evan Dodds - Microsoft Exchange Server Blog

Exchange, Exchange administration stuff, and other assorted ramblings

September, 2005

  • Clustered Exchange setup tidbit

    This question came up yesterday on a list I read, so I figured it might be of interest out here. Do you remember the “Setup Shall Install the Clustered Version of Exchange” pop-up in Exchange 2000? This was the pop-up you’d get when installing the...
  • Evicted your Exchange cluster node?

    Jim McBee recounts a recent experience with this , and how forgetting to do a “setup /reinstall” on the cluster node led to Exchange thinking it was a beta/evaluation version of Exchange. Excellent point to make: if you ever evict one of the (Exchange...
  • Large Exchange 2003 clusters and disabling the MTA

    Big revision recently to KB.810489 . This is the KB that talks about the MTA function and how it can or can’t be disabled in various scenarios. The core change is that if you’ve got super-large Exchange clusters (>4 nodes) in a native-mode administrative...