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Hi ! I’m Muhammad Faisal, Microsoft Certified Trainer & Technology evangelist, experienced with Virtualization & Cloud Computing, Enterprise Email Messaging, Mobile Device Management, Endpoint Security.

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Microsoft
Faisal Sharif

Installation & Configuration of Exchange Server 2019 on Windows Server 2019 [Step by Step Guide]

To prepare base environment (Physical/Virtual), Windows OS use the following server readiness checklist; You can also try Exchange Deployment Assistant to explore deployment methodologies, basically this tool takes your requirements as input and generate a deployment guide which you have to follow through. Use Exchange Server Capacity Calculator. This tool

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Dell
Faisal Sharif

How to Create a Bootable USB Device with Rufus to Update Dell Servers using DRM (Dell Repository Manager)

Step 1: Download DRM Utility using the following link; https://www.dell.com/support/kbdoc/en-pk/000141551/how-to-create-a-bootable-usb-device-with-rufus-to-update-dell-servers Step 2: Install DRM Utility and Launch it. Follow the Wizard to Start; Now you can create a bootable USB using Rufus or Unetbootin tool. Boot Server from USB and process for firmware upgradation will be started automatically.

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Microsoft
Faisal Sharif

ASSERT: HMACProvider.GetCertificates:protectionCertificates.Length<1

Exchange Server 2013/16 OWA/ECP not working after installing security update After installing the July Security update access to ECP and OWA is broken. Mail Flow works, but accessing OWA or ECP returns the following error: ASSERT: HMACProvider.GetCertificates:protectionCertificates.Length<1 An expired auth certificate will prevent you from accessing ECP and OWA, Outlook

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Upgrading Exchange Server 2016 CU19 to CU22
Microsoft
Faisal Sharif

Upgrading Exchange Server 2016 CU19 to CU22 (Step by Step)

Overview Cumulative Update 22 for Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 was released on September 28, 2021. It includes fixes for nonsecurity issues and all previously released fixes for security and non security issues. These fixes will also be included in later cumulative updates for Exchange Server 2016.  https://support.microsoft.com/en-au/topic/cumulative-update-22-for-exchange-server-2016-kb5005333-ceb154d8-7116-43a5-83c1-205af7c43764 Before You Begin It’s important to go through release notes, prerequisites

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Recover Exchange Server DAG Node
Microsoft
Faisal Sharif

Rebuilding Exchange Server DAG Node

Overview If a Mailbox server that’s a member of a database availability group (DAG) is lost or fails, and is unrecoverable and needs replacement, you can run a server recovery operation. Deployment of Underlying Physical/Virtual Machine & Base Windows Server OS Provisioning of Physical/Virtual Machine (Virtual Disks in Thick Mode)

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