Installing a Bonobo Git Server on a Virtual Machine

  This is a guide for setting up a Bonobo Git server on Windows 2012. You will be extracting the files downloaded in a compressed zip file and granting authorization to accounts. This can be a useful repository for programming projects that are being contributed to as a group, a central point for all members … Read moreInstalling a Bonobo Git Server on a Virtual Machine

VPN Installation on Server 2012 and Server 2012 R2:

Open the Roles Installation Wizard. Select Remote Access from the roles, click next. Select the option DirectAccess and VPN (RAS) no others. Click Next. No other features need to be specified step through to the install. Once this role has been installed startup the configuration wizard. Select Deploy VPN only In the new popup configuration … Read moreVPN Installation on Server 2012 and Server 2012 R2:

Microsoft Exchange SMTP Relay for Outbound Emails Setup

Background We had a need to have the sending server of company emails come from another service that appeared “trusted”. This was to bypass problems of certain email providers not delivering company email to recipients. The mail server was already setup to use McAfee for spam filtering, paid Security-as-a-Service McAfee Spam Filtering. The goal was … Read moreMicrosoft Exchange SMTP Relay for Outbound Emails Setup

Testing Exchange Autoconfigure

Checking the “autoconfigure” abilities of exchange and seeing the sites referenced is useful for troubleshooting connectivity, and also determining the sites required for the SSL certificate. With outlook open, find the Outlook icon in the system tray:   Holding the control key, right click the Outlook tray icon. Click on “Test E-main Autoconfiguration”. Make sure … Read moreTesting Exchange Autoconfigure

Rebuilding Exchange Database using ESEUTIL

9 months ago, our Exchange database became corrupt when we did a dirty shutdown. Fortunately, we were able to recover the database using ESEUTIL. Unfortunately, a few months later, the exchange database become corrupt again and we were confused when we couldn’t get ESEUTIL to work again and it would constantly fail upon recovery. After … Read moreRebuilding Exchange Database using ESEUTIL