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I’m leaving the blog life for Twitter

It’s been quite a few months, years, since my last post. I will start posting again, but only on Twitter. Blogs like this are getting “kinda old school”. Advertisements

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PST to Office 365 Migration

I have a customer that is using a POP3/IMAP hosted server and Outlook as their client. Outlook stores all the data in PST files when you attach it to a service like this. OST files are only for Outlook to … Continue reading

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Third Party Hosted Exchange (like Rackspace and InterMedia) compared to Office 365

Here is the pickle that hosted exchange providers find themselves in: They are using Exchange 2010 or 2013 that is limited to updates and add ons that Microsoft rolls out. Each major version of messaging has been around 3 years… … Continue reading

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NEWS: Extended email retention for deleted items in Office 365

Originally posted on Kurt Shintaku's Blog:
The Office 365 team just announced that the length of time items remain in the Deleted Items folder in Exchange Online has been extended to indefinitely or according to the duration set by…

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Resolving DirSync user permission errors (another cool script)

Let’s start with this image. DirSync is unable to perform the appropriate reads and write backs to these users. This is because the “Inheritance is blocked” on these users. This is normal for users that belong to Domain Admins. In … Continue reading

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Easily add Hybrid email address to users that don’t follow e-mail address policy

When attempting to move a mailbox to Office 365 one of most common failures is due to the user not containing the hybrid email address. This is because this check box is unchecked and this is done because the user … Continue reading

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The Future of clothing stores

Although Amazon Prime membership in the US grew by 50 percent last year, there is still a need to try things on (TOUCH & FEEL) and clothing is the obvious product. I’m sure that most of us are fine with buying … Continue reading

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