Select A Random Transport Service

I’ve recently created a simple function to select a random transport service on Exchange 2013. My thoughts are that the cmdlet Send-MailMessage only allows specifying a single server and this has been bothering me for a while now. I have many scripts that provide output via email. So what if that server I’ve specified with Send-MailMessage is not available? The script is dead in the water when it comes to reporting. The ability to select a random transport service is nice if your messaging environment does not provide any other means (load balanced relay for example).

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Customize the Outlook Web App Logon Page

Microsoft has provided some basic details on how to customize the Outlook Web App logon page (OWA) in Exchange 2013.  I’ve taken things a bit further and modified logon.aspx and logon.css to customize the OWA logon page with a PowerShell script.

It is important to note that at this time the script does not back up any of the files that it modifies.  Be warned, you should backup logon.aspx and logon.css.  As of Exchange 2013 SP1 CU6 they are located in the following directories:

Logon.aspx:  C:\Program Files\Microsoft\Exchange Server\V15\FrontEnd\HttpProxy\owa\auth

Logon.css:  C:\Program Files\Microsoft\Exchange Server\V15\FrontEnd\HttpProxy\owa\auth\15.0.995\themes\resources

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