PowerShell: Remove meetings that may cause problem with ActiveSync Devices No ratings yet.

It’s again time to talk about ActiveSync. It seems rather frequent that users, most often VIP, ends up missing a meeting because one or more did not synchronize (or rather the handset did not handle the data correctly). Mainly, this…

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PowerShell: Apply Retention Policies or Auto-Archive Settings to Inbox sub-folders No ratings yet.

This week I’ve been spending some time in reviewing how Exchange Retention Policies and Outlook Auto-Archive setting are stored in a user mailbox.   If you’re wondering whether to start using Outlook Auto-Archive or the Exchange Retention policy I would like to…

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Programmatically manage OWA 2013 folder conversation view settings No ratings yet.

As a few people have requested this, I’ve written a .Net sample for managing folder Conversation View settings for OWA 2013. In Exchange 2013, the Conversation View settings are stored the FolderViewState element of the OWA.ViewStateConfiguration configuration item stored in…

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PowerShell/EWS: Searching for and deleting duplicate mailbox folders No ratings yet.

We’ve had some cases recently where an issue with migration has caused the migrated mailbox to contain duplicate folders (e.g. there may be two Calendar folders).  I have written a script that can process mailboxes and automatically remove duplicate folders. …

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PowerShell: Update folders (delete/purge, or add/delete properties) No ratings yet.

Please note: the script has now been moved to https://gallery.technet.microsoft.com/exchange/PowerShell-Update-mailbox-79fd411a. This script allows you to update folders by adding or removing properties.  You can also use the script to purge or delete the folders. To delete properties from a folder: .\Update-Folders.ps1…

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