Email Problems with McAfee 8 Enterprise

Prepared by Ian Matthews May 24, 2005 After dealing with several odd problems that have been caused by the seriously enhanced security provided by McAfee version 8 I thought I should document the solution. Problem 1: Can not send email from servers Backup Software called Vital Vault Problem 2: Can not email information from forms on FPSE2002 extended IIS6 server Problem 3: Can not send email from a CRM product called GoldMine Problem 4: Can…

Briefing Paper on New Privacy Legislation in Canada

Prepared by Ian Matthews August 2003 Most companies have a general awareness of new Canadian privacy legislation but lack detailed information they can use to develop a compliance strategy.  The purpose of this paper is to highlight some of the key items in the legislation so that companies can start developing that plan. Federal legislation called Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) becomes applicable to all Canadian corporations on January 1, 2004.  The…

What is RAID 10, 0, 1, 5 and 6?

This document is reprinted from “Intel:Build a Real Server” section of a Microsoft “How To Technology Fair” handout dated Aug 2000. Updated by Ian Matthews of Up & Running Technologies on August 28 2010 to include RAID 6. We also have a very simple explanation of SAN, NAS, DAS, iSCSI, FiberChannel updated in November 2016 Redundant Array of Independent Disks (RAID) RAID is an acronym for Redundant Array of Independent Disks. The term was coined in 1988…

Onward to Windows 8, Windows 4.0/95 Turns 15 Today

August 24th, 2010, 15:32 GMT| By Marius Oiaga …15 years after an immensely successful platform was launched, the Redmond company now owns the fastest selling operating system in history. Windows 7 licenses are being sold at a rate of more than 7 copies per second, with 175 million copies of the OS pushed to customers worldwide since the October 22nd, 2009 launch. “Being here at Microsoft for the Windows 95 launch back in 1995 was…

Excel / Word Opens But No Table Grid, Numbers or Text Appear

By Ian Matthews I have seen Office 2000, 2003 and now in 2007 in Word and Excel open “blank” several times over the years.  If you have this problem there are four ways to view the data in the file you openned: Click VIEW, then select FULL SCREEN.  All other views show no nothing. PRINT PREVIEW will show the contents of the Word (or Excel) file Start Excel (or Word) FIRST, then click FILE (or OFFICE BUTTON), OPEN…

How to Install BES Express On a Exchange 2010 Single Sever

By Ian Matthews, Up & Running Technologies Inc, April 22, 2010, Last Updated April 23. 2010 NOTICE: This information is provided without warrenty or guarentee; use at your own risk!  Several problems were corrected with the help of the good people at the blackberryforums.com  and I suggest you use them if you have issues. Ok, this is going to be long… not hard, but long.  You can build a Space Shuttle with fewer steps, but…

How to Install ForeFront Protection 2010 for Exchange Servers

  Prepared by Ian Matthews Written April 20, 2010, Last Updated April 21, 2010 NOTE: This is MY cookbook for ForeFront 2010 installs and you should use with caution.� As usual my instructions are provided without warrenty or guarentee of any sort. So you have installed your Exchange 2007 or 2010 server and you want to get the latest Microsoft AntiVirus and AntiSpam running.  Well, it isn’t hard but it is completely different from AntiGen…

How to Upgrade Single Server Exchange 2007 to Exchange 2010 In 2 Hours

A Newbies Guide to Getting Exchange 2010 Configured By Ian Matthews, Up & Running Technologies Inc, April 11, 2010  Last Updated April 16, 2010  You should know four things before you start:   I am have taken two or three small Exchange 2010 courses and I am pretty good with 2007 but I am not an Exchange 2010 specialist. I am writing this primarily for myself as a cookbook for future Exchange installations.  It is provided…

Deleted and Sent Items Go From One Outlook Mailbox to Another

Written March 10, 2010 by Ian Matthews As always, this information is provided without warranty and is based on my own training and experiences.  If you set up an have an Exchange account with permissions to another account, you may have been frustrated that Deleted and Sent Items from a Mailbox folder of the other account appear in your Deleted or Sent Items folder rather than that of the mailbox owner.   Surprisingly, this functionality is…

BlackBerry Enterprise Server Express Support Options

as at March 5, 2010 – Prepared by Ian Matthews So now that BlackBerry Enterprise Software (BES) is free to businesses with less than 30 BlackBerry users through RIM’s BES Express product, you might think you are free an clear… not so fast.  You are likely going to need support. If you don’t want to pay $250 per call you will likely want to buy one of the packages below.  Most companies are going to…

How to Troubleshoot Exchange 2007 / 2010 AntiSpam Failures

By Ian Matthews, Up & Running Technologies Inc, February 10, 2010  Last Updated February 11, 2010 If you are new to Exchange it can be VERY frustrating trying to find out what happened to a particular email message which you suspect was caught in your spam filter.  This page will help you understand Exchange 2007 / 2010 logging and message tracking. Often, a user will complain that an inbound message was bounced.  The first thing…

A Newbies Guide to Configuring Exchange – ADVANCED TOPICS

By Ian Matthews, Up & Running Technologies Inc, Sept 1, 2009  Last Updated March 14, 2010 You should know three things before you start: I am a definite newbie to Exchange, which is why this I thought I could do a good job creating this documentation for newbies. I am writing this primarily for myself as a cookbook for future Exchange installations.  It is provided WITHOUT WARRENTY OR GUARANTY OF ANY SORT.  USE AT YOUR…

2 Hour Exchange 2007 SP1 Single Server Install

By Ian Matthews, Up & Running Technologies Inc, April 19, 2008  Last Updated October 1, 2009 You should know four things before you start: I am a definite newbie to Exchange, which is why this I thought I could do a good job creating this documentation for newbies. I am writing this primarily for myself as a cookbook for future Exchange installations.  It is provided WITHOUT WARRENTY OR GUARANTY OF ANY SORT.  USE AT YOUR…

Invisible File Extensions in Windows

Invisible file extensions on Windows By Floydman, Bachelor in Computer Sciences [email protected] [email protected] May 7th, 2001 You can distribute this document freely, as long as no changes are made to the file, or as long as credit for it is not pretended by someone else. All comments and suggestions about the material presented here should be directed at [email protected] If future versions of this document include add-ons coming from other people than me, then proper…

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