References: Office 365 Backup Options

Below are some vendors that provide Exchange Online backups along with some additional references to guide you to the right decision for your needs… https://www.skykick.com/backup http://spanning.com/products/office365-backup/ http://www.cloudally.com/office-365-backup/ http://www.codetwo.com/backup-for-office-365/ https://www.barracuda.com/application/office365   And the additional references… http://searchdatabackup.techtarget.com/tip/Microsoft-Office-365-backup-considerations-for-Exchange-Server http://windowsitpro.com/blog/do-exchange-online-backups-make-sense http://www.codetwo.com/blog/mailbox-backup-options-across-available-office-365-plans/ If there is a backup option that you use with Office 365, let me know your experience. Advertisements

Add Mailbox Users to Distribution Lists with PowerShell

To add an individual mailbox user to a distribution group in PowerShell that has an owner already assigned, the command will look similar to this… Add-DistributionGroupMember -Identity “DISTRIBUTION_GROUP_NAME” -Member “USER_ALIAS” -BypassSecurityGroupManagerCheck   To add multiple mailbox users to multiple distribution groups, we need to make a CSV file (C:\DistroMembers.csv for this example). The CSV file should…

List of Exchange Server 2016 Services Installed

The following is the list of services installed by default for an Exchange 2016 server (mailbox role) and the startup type for each.   SERVICE NAME STARTUP TYPE 1 Microsoft Exchange Active Directory Topology Automatic 2 Microsoft Exchange Anti-spam Update Automatic 3 Microsoft Exchange Compliance Audit Automatic 4 Microsoft Exchange Compliance Service Automatic 5 Microsoft…

List of Exchange Server 2013 Services Installed

The following is the list of services installed by default for an Exchange 2013 server (mailbox and client access roles) and the startup type for each.   SERVICE NAME STARTUP TYPE 1 Microsoft Exchange Active Directory Topology Automatic 2 Microsoft Exchange Anti-spam Update Automatic 3 Microsoft Exchange DAG Management Automatic 4 Microsoft Exchange Diagnostics Automatic…