• Blog Post: Haiku #144

    It's almost July Fourth, and that means fireworks and CS server apps! Today is July 1 st , which, at first glance, might not seem all that exciting to you. However, if you do the math, and you do the math correctly, you'll realize that Monday is July 4 th , a national holiday in the US of...
  • Blog Post: Haiku #173

    Heart-pounding thrills and Excitement. Must be time for Simple URLs. Yesterday afternoon the author of today's haiku (and his wife) took a trip to the Utah Olympic Park. Was it the most exciting time he ever had in his entire life? Probably not. Still, it was interesting. For example, he...
  • Blog Post: Haiku #161

    Do you trust that Web Server? Of course; it has a Trusted CA cert. What? The Lync Server what of the day? Haiku?!? What in the world are you – Oh, right: the Lync Server PowerShell haiku of the day. You'll have to forgive the author of today's haiku: he's a bit out of it today...
  • Blog Post: Haiku #152

    No need to lose your Head. Instead, test your CS Address book service. Hey, everyone. It's July 14 th , and we'd like to be the first to wish everyone out there a happy Bastille Day. For those of you who aren't up on your French history, Bastille Day commemorates the storming of the Bastille...
  • Blog Post: Haiku #176

    Port 8061? That's unacceptable! Set CS Web Server. For those of you who've been keeping track, the author of today's haiku has now worked for eight consecutive days. (That's right, eight !) That can only mean one thing: it's time for him to take a few days off. Note . How did the...
  • Blog Post: Haiku #154

    I now pronounce you The brand new CMS store. Congratulations! Well, it's Monday, the day after yet another absolutely thrilling weekend here in the greater Seattle area. How thrilling was this past weekend? Well, on Sunday, the temperature topped out at a scorching 62 degrees Fahrenheit!...
  • Blog Post: Haiku #178

    Kerberos? OK, Then you can come in. Proxy Configuration. TGIF: Thank God it's Friday! Needless to say, after a difficult week in which he had to work two days in a row , the author of today's haiku is excited to see the weekend coming. And not a moment too soon. You know, we wondered...
  • Blog Post: Haiku #183

    We're going down where? Couldn't we just install a Database instead? Well, we're back for another edition of the Lync PowerShell haiku of the day. That might not seem all that momentous to you, but there were several times yesterday afternoon when the author of today's haiku wasn't totally...
  • Blog Post: Haiku #122

    Drink to your health! And, While you're at it, manage your Web service settings. If you've ever wondered why we do a daily haiku devoted to the Lync Server PowerShell cmdlets, we actually have a pretty good reason for that: the daily haiku provides a way for us to bring you information that...
  • Blog Post: Haiku #170

    Uphill both ways? Not With the Set Application Server cmdlet. Last night the author of today's haiku saw that not only was there a new Conan the Barbarian movie coming up, but this fall there will also be a remake of Charlie's Angels to be aired on ABC. All he can say about that is: hey,...
  • Blog Post: Lync Server Admin Guide: Change the Web Services URL

    This article is part of the Microsoft Lync Server 2010 Administration Guide: PowerShell Supplement . Change the Web Services URL Configure Web Services To modify the Web Services URL used by external users, use the Set-CsWebServer cmdlet and set the value of the ExternalFqdn...
  • Blog Post: Haiku #174

    It's like magic but Better. That can only be Simple URLs. Hello everyone, and welcome to the Lync Server PowerShell haiku of the day. Today's topic: the Test-CsCertificateConfiguration cmdlet! Whoa, hey, take it easy: we were just kidding . Trust us, we haven't forgotten that, in yesterday...
  • Blog Post: Haiku #148

    It's a dirty job, And we don't have to do it. Kerberos passwords. Today is going to be a great day. How do we know that? Well, for one thing, it's currently 55 degrees and drizzling here in Redmond; how could you not have a great day after you get off to a start like that? On top of that...
  • Blog Post: Haiku #158

    Abracadabra: You can now find your contact. AB Web query. This past week, a British journalist and self-proclaimed friend of Harry Potter author J. K. Rowling (or "Jo," as he calls her) reported on an alternate ending to the series that Rowling allegedly considered and then rejected. It's...
  • Blog Post: Haiku #136

    Daylight beckons but The windows just won't open. Audio testing. Happy Summer Solstice everyone! Yes, today is June 21 st , which means it's once again the Summer Solstice, the longest day of the year. Note . Slight clarification: we should say that today is the day that has the...
  • Blog Post: Haiku #139

    Is there a problem? Then maybe diagnostic Headers should be on. Hey, everyone. Today marks the 139 th in our series of daily Lync Server PowerShell haikus and in honor of the occasion (and because we couldn't think of anything else to write about) we decided to look up some interesting facts...