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A single server can serve as a witness for multiple DAGs. However, each DAG requires its own witness directory.

This recently trip us up when bringing up new 2016 servers in our existing 2013 environment. We and used the same witness directory for both DAGS (e.g. \\MGMT500\C$\DAGFileShareWitnesses) under the assumption that the witness directories would be different.  While it does create a folder with a different GUID for each DAG. it treats the full […]

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Dealing with User Photos in Exchange 2010 and 2013

I recently update my teams internal documentation for how Photos are handled in Excahnge 2013 and figure it might be helpful to others, enjoy!   Outlook 2010 and Exchange 2010 Outlook 2010/Exchange 2010 pulls from the AD attribute thumbnailPhoto. This attribute can hold up to a 100K file but keep in mind this increases the […]

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The 2013 Scripting Games, Beginner Event #2

Question Dr. Scripto finally has the budget to buy a few new virtualization host servers, but he needs to make some room in the data center to accommodate them. He thinks it makes sense to get rid of his lowest-powered old servers first… but he needs to figure out which ones those are.All of the virtualization hosts run […]

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The 2013 Scripting Games, Beginner Event #1 follow-up

It’s been a while since I blogged and i have the skeletons of multiple blogs post waiting to be edited. But now that I’ve settled into my new job and the scripting games have died down I can finally start posting my notes and learning points from the rest of the scripting games events. So […]

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