FAQ 000171 – Unable to configure Exchange partner application – error 503 server unavailable

This article applies to: Windows Server 2012 R2, Exchange 2016 PROBLEM When you run the ConfigureEnterprisePartnerApplication.ps1 on your Exchange server in order to configure application partnership with another server (typically Skype for Business or SharePoint) you receive the following error message: Cannot acquire auth metadata document from 'https://sfbpool.company.com/metadata/json/1'. Error: The remote server returned an

FAQ 000170 – How to enable external applications to access your Exchange data by using Application Impersonation

This article applies to: Exchange 2010, Exchange 2013, Exchange 2016, Exchange 2019, Exchange Online In this article I will demonstrate how to configure application impersonation for an application service account by using PowerShell. This is typically used to give external applications access to your mailboxes. For example, you have an application that needs access

FAQ 000167 – How to use PowerShell to export configuration of Exchange server receive connectors

This article applies to: Exchange 2010, Exchange 2013, Exchange 2016, Exchange 2019 If you need to troubleshoot why an application is unable to send e-mails through your Exchange Server, one of the things you will have to do, is to check your receive connectors. Often you will find numerous connectors configured (sometimes even more

FAQ 000166 – Quest Coexistance Manager unable to connect to Exchange Server – Secure Channel Failure

This article applies to: Quest Coexistence Manager, Exchange When you try to establish connection from Quest Coexistence Manager machine to an Exchange server you receive the following error: Unable to contact the Exchange URL. Please verify the host is configured. SecureChannelFailure. CAUSE This will typically occur if the TLS security protocol is not enabled