News

Premier

http://blogs.technet.com/b/mspfe/

http://blogs.technet.com/b/mspremuk/

Antigen & Forefront

http://blogs.technet.com/forefront

http://blogs.technet.com/fssnerds

Exchange

http://blogs.technet.com/b/exchange/

http://blogs.technet.com/b/msukucc

http://blogs.technet.com/b/msonline/

Troubleshooting Rapid Growth in Databases and Transaction Log Files in Exchange Server 2007 and 2010

http://blogs.technet.com/b/exchange/archive/2013/04/18/troubleshooting-rapid-growth-in-databases-and-transaction-log-files-in-exchange-server-2007-and-2010.aspx

Updated: Exchange Server 2013 Deployment Assistant

http://blogs.technet.com/b/exchange/archive/2013/04/22/updated-exchange-server-2013-deployment-assistant.aspx

Exchange 2010 Database Availability Groups and Disk Sector Sizes

http://blogs.technet.com/b/exchange/archive/2013/04/24/exchange-2010-database-availability-groups-and-disk-sector-sizes.aspx

Hosted Messaging Collaboration

Lync, Office Communication Server & LiveMeeting

http://blogs.technet.com/b/nexthop/

Lync and Software Defined Networking

http://blogs.technet.com/b/nexthop/archive/2013/04/16/lync-and-software-defined-networking.aspx

Lync Online: Lync Mobile 2013 Troubleshooting

http://blogs.technet.com/b/nexthop/archive/2013/04/16/lync-online-lync-mobile-2013-troubleshooting.aspx

Lync Online: Lync PowerShell and Hybrid Troubleshooting

http://blogs.technet.com/b/nexthop/archive/2013/04/17/lync-online-powershell-and-hybrid-troubleshooting.aspx

Hot Off the Presses: Microsoft Lync Server 2013 Unleashed

http://blogs.technet.com/b/nexthop/archive/2013/04/17/hot-off-the-presses-microsoft-lync-server-2013-unleashed.aspx

Exciting System Center Advisor Updates

http://blogs.technet.com/b/nexthop/archive/2013/04/18/exciting-system-center-advisor-updates.aspx

Introducing the Lync 2013 Rollout and Adoption Success Kit (RASK)

http://blogs.technet.com/b/nexthop/archive/2013/04/19/introducing-the-lync-2013-rollout-and-adoption-success-kit-rask.aspx

Cumulative Updates for Lync Phone Edition: April 2013

http://blogs.technet.com/b/nexthop/archive/2013/04/19/cumulative-updates-for-lync-phone-edition-april-2013.aspx

Interview with a Lync Pro: Justin Morris

http://blogs.technet.com/b/nexthop/archive/2013/04/24/interview-with-a-lync-pro-justin-morris.aspx

Outlook

http://blogs.office.com/b/microsoft-outlook/

Other

http://blogs.technet.com/b/themasterblog/

Documents

Office 365

Identity and Authentication in the cloud: Office 2013 and Office 365 (Poster)

This poster illustrates and explains the new world of identity and authentication in Office 2013 and Office 365. Two scenarios illustrate how identities are provisioned and how those identities are authenticated completely in the Microsoft cloud...

FREE

Release Date:

4/26/2013

Microsoft Office 365 Enterprise Volume License Activation Guide (Enterprise Agreement)

The guides include step-by-step instruction to activate Office 365 licenses purchased through Enterprise Agreement.

FREE

Release Date:

4/24/2013

Downloads


Lync, Office Communication Server & LiveMeeting

product name, link and description

price and details

Microsoft Lync Phone Edition for Aastra 6721ip and Aastra 6725ip

Microsoft® Lync™ Phone Edition for Aastra 6721ip and Aastra 6725ip is the first generation of software designed specifically for the phones from Aastra to interoperate with Microsoft® Lync™ Server 2010 or Microsoft® Lync™ Server 2013...

FREE

Release Date:

4/18/2013

Microsoft Lync Phone Edition for Polycom CX500, Polycom CX600 and Polycom CX3000

...Lync™ Phone Edition for Polycom® CX500, Polycom® CX600 and Polycom® CX3000 is the first generation of software designed specifically for the phones from Polycom to interoperate with Microsoft® Lync™ Server 2010 and Microsoft® Lync™ Server...

FREE

Release Date:

4/18/2013

Microsoft Lync Phone Edition for Polycom CX700 and LG-Nortel IP Phone 8540

...Microsoft® Lync™ Phone Edition for Polycom® CX700 and LG-Nortel IP Phone 8540 is the next generation of software designed for the phones from Polycom and LG-Nortel to interoperate with Microsoft® Lync™ Server 2010 or Microsoft® Lync™ Server...

FREE

Release Date:

4/18/2013

Microsoft Lync Phone Edition for HP 4110 and HP 4120

Microsoft® Lync™ Phone Edition for HP 4110 and HP 4120 is the first generation of software designed specifically for the phones from HP to interoperate with Microsoft® Lync™ Server 2010. and Microsoft® Lync™ Server...

FREE

Release Date:

4/18/201

Events/Webcasts

New KB's

Antigen & Forefront

Microsoft Online - FOPE-FOSE-EHA: Outgoing message delivery is delayed or rejected in Forefront Online Protection for Exchange and you receive a "Greylisting in action, 451 4.7.1" nondelivery report

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2624610/EN-US

Exchange

ECS - Exchange - Cloud: Office 365 admin can't access the Exchange Control Panel of an Exchange Online user

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2792924/EN-US

ECS - Exchange - Cloud: "Execution failed: Configure Legacy Exchange Support" error when you run the Hybrid Configuration Wizard in Office 365

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2816904/EN-US

ECS - Exchange - XADM: How can I recover items that I have "hard deleted" in Outlook?

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/246153/EN-US

ECS - Exchange - XADM: Unable to soft delete some messages after installing Exchange 2010 SP2 RU6 or SP3

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2822208/EN-US

ECS - Exchange - XADM: Exchange Server 2013 users cannot open public folders or shared mailboxes on an Exchange 2010 or Exchange 2007 server

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2834139/EN-US

ECS - Exchange - XADM: "Could not find part of the path" error when you move a mailbox to a database in Exchange Server 2010

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2834158/EN-US

ECS - Exchange - XADM: You receive an NDR with a 5.4.6 status code when you send a message to a specific domain in Exchange

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/324732/EN-US

ECS - Exchange - XADM: Outlook users experience poor performance when they work with a folder that contains many items on a server that is running Exchange Server

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/905803/EN-US

ECS - Exchange - XCSI: Current issues with Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync and third-party devices

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2563324/EN-US

ECS - Exchange - XCSI: Unified Communications certificate partners

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/929395/EN-US

Microsoft Online - BPOS-D: You cannot sign in to Communicator or Lync in Office 365 Dedicated

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2000653/EN-US

Microsoft Online - BPOS-D: User's contact list is empty or incomplete in Lync Online

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2021043/EN-US

Microsoft Online - BPOS-D: How to troubleshoot issues with Lync Online instant messaging and presence in Office 365 dedicated

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2519184/EN-US

Microsoft Online - BPOS-D: You may experience My Picture issues when you use Lync in Office 365 dedicated

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2604334/EN-US

Microsoft Online - BPOS-D: "Cannot sign in because the server is temporarily unavailable" error when you try to sign in to Lync Online in Office 365 dedicated

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2619522/EN-US

Microsoft Online - BPOS-D: You cannot join Lync Online meetings in Office 365 Dedicated

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2633075/EN-US

Microsoft Online - BPOS-S: Audio or video doesn't start in a peer-to-peer or multiparty conference in Lync Online

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2386553/EN-US

Microsoft Online - BPOS-S: A mobile device can't connect to Exchange Online by using Exchange ActiveSync

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2427193/EN-US

Microsoft Online - BPOS-S: Can't schedule Lync online meetings, see presence info, or send IMs from Outlook Web App in Office 365

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2565604/EN-US

Microsoft Online - BPOS-S: How to set up Lync Online in Office 365 to interoperate with an on-premises Exchange environment

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2614242/EN-US

Microsoft Online - BPOS-S: "Delivery has failed" and "550 5.1.1 RESOLVER.ADR.RecipNotFound" NDR after a mailbox is moved to Office 365

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2685437/EN-US

Microsoft Online - BPOS-S: "Anonymous authentication enabled for virtual directory" error when you use the Remote Connectivity Analyzer tool to send an anonymous HTTP request from the remote server to the URL in Office 365

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2710605/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Exchange Online: Outlook can't set up a new profile by using Exchange Autodiscover for an Exchange Online mailbox in Office 365

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2404385/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Exchange Online: Owners of an on-premises distribution group that's synced to Office 365 can't manage the distribution group in Exchange Online

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2417592/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Exchange Online: You can't find a user in the offline address book in Office 365

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2427141/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Exchange Online: "Exception has been thrown by the target" error in a hybrid deployment of Office 365 and your on-premises environment

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2626696/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Exchange Online: How to use Outlook Web App to remotely wipe an ActiveSync device in Office 365

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2791863/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Exchange Online: How to disable Exchange ActiveSync for users in Office 365

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2795303/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Exchange Online: How to block a message from being sent or received based on the file name extension of the attachment in Office 365

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2795329/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Exchange Online: Read receipt from an Office 365 recipient displays incorrect time zone information

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2800633/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Exchange Online: Changes to a data loss prevention policy don't take effect in Outlook 2013 in Office 365

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2823261/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Exchange Online: Transport and Mailbox rules in Exchange Online don't work as expected

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2829319/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Exchange Online: Can't set up Outlook for Mac 2011 to use the archive mailbox feature in Exchange Online

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2830042/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Exchange Online: Email actions that a user takes in Office 365 aren't updated on BlackBerry devices

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2834959/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Exchange Online: You can't disable Outlook Web App access for users in Office 365 or on-premises Exchange Server

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2835562/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Exchange Online: Email addresses aren't assigned correctly to new Office 365 mailboxes that you create in the Exchange Admin Center

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2836370/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Exchange Online: "Free/Busy information couldn’t be retrieved because the attendee's Mailbox server is busy" error in a hybrid deployment or a cross-premises environment

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2838688/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Exchange Online: Archived messages are forwarded during migration from Exchange Hosted Archiving to Exchange Online

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2841616/EN-US

Microsoft Online - Office 365 Preview: How to update contact information in Exchange Online in Office 365

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2797931/EN-US

Lync, Office Communication Server & LiveMeeting

ECS - OCS: Lync Server 2010 PowerShell synthetic transactions fail

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2751720/EN-US

ECS - OCS: You cannot start Lync 2010 after you install the March 2013 cumulative update for Lync 2010 in Windows XP Pro or Windows Server 2003

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2832123/EN-US

ECS - OCS: "Lync cannot verify that the server is trusted for your sign-in address" message when a user tries to sign in to Lync 2013

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2833618/EN-US

ECS - OCS: SDP [ac97faf4-7b14-4c6f-bd68-a5951f4c1d80] Description of the Unified Messaging Online Component diagnostics package

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2841539/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Lync Online: Lync Online users can't communicate with external contacts

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2392146/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Lync Online: Contacts in Lync appear offline or aren't searchable in the address book

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2435699/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Lync Online: "There was a problem connecting to Microsoft Office Outlook. The email address used in your default Outlook profile is different" error message when you sign in to Lync Online

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2436962/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Lync Online: Considerations for Lync Online when you change an Office 365 sign-in address

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2537764/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Lync Online: How to troubleshoot sign-in issues in Lync Online

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2541980/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Lync Online: Error message when an Office 365 user tries to sign in to Lync Online: "There was a problem acquiring a personal certificate required to sign in"

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2604176/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Lync Online: How to troubleshoot issues that you may encounter when you use the Lync 2010 mobile client for Google Android

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2636313/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Lync Online: How to troubleshoot issues that you may encounter when you use the Lync 2010 mobile client for Windows Phone 7

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2636318/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Lync Online: How to troubleshoot issues that you may encounter when you use the Lync 2010 mobile client for iPhone and iPad

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2636320/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Lync Online: How to troubleshoot issues that you may encounter when you use the Lync 2010 mobile client for Nokia Symbian

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2636322/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Lync Online: "Cannot connect to the server" error message when Lync Online users try to sign in to the Lync 2010 mobile client on a mobile device

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2636329/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Lync Online: Error message when you try to sign in to Lync 2010 after a network outage or a Lync Online service outage: "Cannot sign in to Lync"

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2698626/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Lync Online: Troubleshooting the Lync Windows Store app for Windows 8 and Windows RT devices

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2779848/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Lync Online: "Get-CsWebTicket : Getting web ticket for the given user is failed" error message when an administrator creates a new remote PowerShell session for Lync Online

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2829494/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Lync Online: "Move-CsUser : HostedMigration fault" error message when you move users to Lync Online from an on-premises Microsoft Lync Server

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2829500/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Lync Online: "Move-CsUser : HostedMigration fault: Error=(507)" error message when you try to move a user to Lync Online in a Lync hybrid deployment

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2829501/EN-US

Microsoft Online - O365 Lync Online: Enterprise single sign-on users in Office 365 can't sign in to Lync Online from inside their corporate network

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2839539/EN-US

Outlook

Commercial - Office for Mac Commercial: Outlook for Mac 2011 crashes when you change delegate settings

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2831227/EN-US

Commercial - Office for Mac Commercial: The Offline Address Book in Outlook for Mac 2011 does not update from an Office 365 Exchange mailbox

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2831233/EN-US

Commercial - Office for Mac Commercial: You cannot send email messages to a local contact group in Outlook for Mac 2011

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2831887/EN-US

Commercial - Office for Mac Commercial: Outlook for Mac 2011 does not synchronize all calendar items

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2831945/EN-US

Commercial - Office for Mac Commercial: Outlook for Mac 2011 "(UTC) Greenwich Mean Time : Dublin, Edinburgh, Lisbon, London" time zone does not reflect UTC+0

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2832291/EN-US

Office - Outlook: How to copy Outlook Calendar items from one folder to another

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/197038/EN-US

Office - Outlook: How to manage the Outlook Social Connector by using Group Policy

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2020103/EN-US

Office - Outlook: Some email clients unable to decrypt email sent from Outlook 2010

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2142236/EN-US

Office - Outlook: "Conversations cannot be automatically moved outside the Exchange store unless Outlook is in Cached Exchange Mode" error message in Outlook when you try to move messages that are related to a conversation to a folder

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2252358/EN-US

Office - Outlook: Unable to disable some items in the backstage (File tab) using group policy in Outlook

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2288685/EN-US

Office - Outlook: Cannot Open Mailboxes With The Same legacyExchangeDN In A MultiiEx Profile

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2296089/EN-US

Office - Outlook: "No default mail client" error sending files from Office programs

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2459779/EN-US

Office - Outlook: "This meeting is not in the calendar; it may have been moved or deleted." Outlook error

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2488968/EN-US

Office - Outlook: Messages that are created outside Outlook do not include the default Outlook email signature

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2544665/EN-US

Office - Outlook: File name on an attachment icon is unreadable when you print an RTF email message in Outlook 2010

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2550502/EN-US

Office - Outlook: "The Delegates settings were not saved correctly" error when you try to add a delegate in Outlook

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2593557/EN-US

Office - Outlook: Sync Issues folder for Outlook contains warnings such as "Synchronization of some deletions failed"

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2606009/EN-US

Office - Outlook: HTTP version of the Outlook Offline Address Book (OAB) does not download

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2619347/EN-US

Office - Outlook: How to install the latest applicable updates for Microsoft Outlook (US English only)

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2625547/EN-US

Office - Outlook: The Mailbox Cleanup Wizard does not start in Outlook 2010 or Outlook 2013 when the mailbox is full

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2632283/EN-US

Office - Outlook: How time zone normalization works in Outlook 2010 and Outlook 2013

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2642044/EN-US

Office - Outlook: Outlook Issues that occur when you use the ExtractOrganizedMeetings registry value

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2646698/EN-US

Office - Outlook: Outlook 2010 or Outlook 2013 not responding, hangs, freezes or stopped working

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2652320/EN-US

Office - Outlook: Error 0x8004010F in Outlook 2010 or Outlook 2013

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2659085/EN-US

Office - Outlook: You cannot change the location of the offline Outlook Data File (.ost) in Microsoft Outlook 2013

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2752583/EN-US

Office - Outlook: Office programs may crash with the FineReader add-in installed

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2755838/EN-US

Office - Outlook: Visual features or video quality may differ from one computer to another in Office 2013

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2768648/EN-US

Office - Outlook: Resources for the top Outlook issues in Office 365

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2769275/EN-US

Office - Outlook: Outlook 2013 stops synchronizing Hotmail account when connected over corporate or LAN network

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2781579/EN-US

Office - Outlook: Outlook AutoDiscover fails with error 0x8004010F

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2785498/EN-US

Office - Outlook: The sender's email address instead of the recipient's email address is displayed in the Sent folder on Outlook.com or Hotmail.com

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2831434/EN-US

Office - Outlook: Outlook 2007 shows Error while preparing to send sharing message

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2836889/EN-US

Office - Outlook: Outlook is unable to connect to Exchange 2013 public folder or auto mapped mailbox

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2839517/EN-US

Office - Outlook: How to prevent Outlook 2010 from publishing certificates to userSMIMEcertificate

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2840546/EN-US

Office - Outlook: How to share contacts between Outlook profiles

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/286044/EN-US

Office - Outlook: How to setup Internet email accounts in Outlook 2007 or 2003

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/287532/EN-US

Office - Outlook: How to use vCalendar in Outlook

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/287625/EN-US

Office - Outlook: How to use the Internet Free/Busy feature in Outlook

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/291621/EN-US

Office - Outlook: How to troubleshoot a shared database in Outlook with Business Contact Manager Update

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/901164/EN-US

Office - Outlook: .pst and .ost files may be up to 20% larger after the Outlook 2007 hotfix package dated February 24, 2009

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/968413/EN-US

Office - Outlook: The Contact Card in Outlook 2010 does not change when you try to customize it by using Group Policy or the Office Customization Tool (OCT).

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/981022/EN-US

Office - Outlook: The UseLegacyFB registry value does not work as expected in Outlook 2010 and Outlook 2013

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/982698/EN-US

Office - Outlook: "You don't have permission to create an entry in this folder" error occurs even if you have permissions to the folder in Outlook

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/983114/EN-US

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TRM contributor this month was Mike Davies.