SharePoint – Search results not complete with August CU

Following a previous post regarding issue with SharePoint synchronization profile (the case is still in progress ), there is another trouble with the August CU. When you have public web site indexed with the SharePoint search engine (or also with Fast for SharePoint), some content are not returned as result; it seems this apply only on Office document. When you log on to the Search web site, the missing content…

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Exchange – Publish POP/IMAP settings on OWA

With Exchange 2010, users are able to get POP and IMAP settings from OWA.   But to provide these information, you have to publish it. To publish POP/IMAP settings on OWA, you have to run the following Exchange CMDLets: get-receiveconnector set-popsettings –ExternalConnectionSettings “<POP address>:110:TLS” set-receiveconnector –identity “<SMTP client settings>” -AdvertiseClientSettings:$true Where <POP address> has to be replaced by your public POP settings (such as pop.microsoft.com) and <SMTP client settings> has…

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SharePoint 2010 – User profile – event id 1004 and 1001

The following is a known issue with SharePoint 2010, since it has been released as RTM. However, there is no ‘real’ solution neither explanation on why this is happening. Here is solution, but not an explanation . First, the issue: The following events are logged on the application event log: Log Name:      Application Source:        MsiInstaller Date:          26/11/2010 14:41:43 Event ID:      1004 Task Category: None Level:         Warning Keywords:      Classic User:          NETWORK…

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Office 365 – IM federation

The next version of Microsoft Online, called Office 365, is offering mail, IM and collaboration services based on Exchange 2010, SharePoint 2010 and Lync. If you want to use IM federation, with partners and/or public IM services, you had to enable it. By default IM federation is disabled on Office 365. To enable IM Federation, log on to the Office 365 portal with an administrator account and go the administration…

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UAG – Automatic certificate enrollment failed

The following is applying to TMG too. If you have an internal certificate authority and a GPO which enables automatic certificate enrollment, you may have the following event logged on the Application event log: Event ID: 6 Source: CertificateServiceClient-Autoenrollment Description: Automatic certificate enrollment for local system failed (0x800706ba). The RPC server is unavailable. To solve this issue, you have to open the TMG Management console (even for UAG), right click…

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UAG – Renamed group not synchronized

Today, I discovered that when you rename an AD group used for application authorization in UAG, the new name is not applied to UAG and you are not able to access to the published application anymore. Step to reproduce Create a user group on your AD; for this example, I named it UAG Demo – first name and add your account as member of this group Publish an application on…

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UAG – Exchange 2010 SP1 publication

After publishing Exchange Server 2010 SP1 (particularly Outlook Anywhere), you may have the following event logged on the Application event log in your UAG server: Log Name:      Application Source:        Microsoft Forefront UAG Date:          21/11/2010 20:24:14 Event ID:      24 Task Category: None Level:         Warning Keywords:      Classic User:          N/A Computer:     <UAG Server> Description: The request from user <user name> at source IP address <IP address> to trunk portal; Secure=1 failed because the…

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Windows Phone – See your Windows phone as storage device

With previous Windows Mobile devices (running Pocket PC, Windows Mobile 5-6-6.1) you were able to see the content of your device through ‘My computer’ as a storage device. With Windows Phone 7 (and the Zune client), this is not possible anymore. But… Open the registry and locate the following key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Enum\USB Look for the value named PortableDeviceNameSpace ; you should have something like VID_xxxx&PID_xxxx&MI_00\xxxxxxxxxx&0&0000\Device Parameters Edit the EnableLegacySupport with the…

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Lync – Documentation and download

As Microsoft has released Lync in RTM, documentation and evaluation are now available (PS: thanks to Damien Caro) UPDATE By the way, Lync is already available for MSDN and Technet subcribers. Server evaluation: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/en/details.aspx?FamilyID=145A4AAA-1F0D-403A-AD10-A1166EC44C75 Client evaluation (32 bits): http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/en/details.aspx?FamilyID=ac81c462-9a4e-4d0b-be7a-36ebebf43a1f Client evaluation (64 bits): http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/en/details.aspx?FamilyID=e9f07fed-2d33-476d-8e8f-68442b94f942 Lync Attendee (user mode installation guide): http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/en/details.aspx?FamilyID=68a3ca04-a058-4e47-98ea-9e9af7ebd6e3 Lync Attendee (administrator installation guide): http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/en/details.aspx?FamilyID=1772a5ad-9688-4861-8387-ec30411bf455 Group Chat : Group Chat Server evaluation: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/en/details.aspx?FamilyID=575484f9-2a93-4450-a4c7-7d08a1290700 Group Chat client evaluation: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/en/details.aspx?FamilyID=4a202df0-c2ac-48b5-a621-1b3f22003632…

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Lync – Launch events in France

For those which are located in France, Microsoft is organizing some events for the launch of Lync       le 22/11 Nantes Agence Microsoft Technoparc de l’Aubinière – 11 avenue des Améthystes 44300 Nantes Voir le plan S’inscrire             le 25/11 Strasbourg Agence Microsoft 5 rue du Parc – BP 305 67205 Oberhausbergen Voir le plan S’inscrire             le…

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UAG – Provide contact information on application portal

After providing contact information on UAG logon page (see previous post), you may also want to provide contact information on application portal. Once again, default settings doesn’t provide contact details and you have to update some files.     To update the Contact us link provided at the bottom left of the page, update the mailto link located on the LeftFooter.sitemap file stored at <Program Files>\Microsoft ForeFront Unified Access Gateway\von\PortalHomePage\Data\SiteMap\Footer To…

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UAG – Provide administrator contact on logon page

ForeFront Unified Access Gateway is the Microsoft solution to provide remote and secure access to application (web or legacy) through a portal. However, the default settings doesn’t provide contact information (administrator’s contact) on logon page or portal page. To provide this information on logon page, you have to update the language definition files. By default, this information is a mailto field but you can change it to a form page…

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UAG – Provide remote desktop access without Remote Desktop Gateway

As you may already know, Windows Server 2008 is providing new remote desktop functionality, called Remote Access Gateway, which allow RDP access to internal network without VPN. However, this doesn’t provide detailed security management, especially if you publish RPD gateway through ISA or TMG. To simplify this, you should publish Remote Desktop Access through UAG. With UAG, you don’t need RDP gateway and have deeper security management, such as block…

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