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How to restrict a user from sending or receiving any emails 0

How to restrict a user from sending or receiving any emails

I came across this interesting question over on technet last week: Hi, Is there a way to restrict Mailbox owner from sending internal and external mails? Are there any restrictive permissions which can be set on the user object in AD which will deny the user...

How to Mount a VMware Virtual Disk in Windows 0

How to Mount a VMware Virtual Disk in Windows

Here is handy tool that is part of VMware Workstation, but isnt as well know as some features but can be a real timesaver! Let’s say your working on a Virtual Machine however it is turned off but you quickly need to pull an important...

Handy Exchange 2003 to Exchange 2010 Guide 3

Handy Exchange 2003 to Exchange 2010 Guide

Just been reading this guide over at http://msexchangegeek.com and think that anyone who is planning an Exchange 2003 to Exchange 2010 migration should give it a read as it includes some additional steps to take that aren’t included in Microsoft’s Exchange Deployment Tool such as...

Setting up Cacti SNMP Monitoring on a Windows 2003 Server 2

Setting up Cacti SNMP Monitoring on a Windows 2003 Server

So this week I’ve been taking a break from planning our Exchange 2010 migration and have been playing around with Cacti as currently we have very little data on things like network and server usage short of a couple of key websites being monitored by...

How to Restrict Access to Terminal Servers 1

How to Restrict Access to Terminal Servers

After finally completing my Group Policy re-write for Windows 7 this week I have gone back to working on the plans for our migration to Exchange 2010. Currently we do use an Exchange 2003 server but only a few users are on it and it...

How to check if you are editing GPO’s using a local, or central store 0

How to check if you are editing GPO’s using a local, or central store

After my previous posts about preparing to build a new Group Policy for Windows 7 and about setting up the Central Store it occurred to me that it may be useful to actually check that when we edit the GPO that we are actually using...