Exchange 2003 and Hotmail

Posted on 2006-04-05
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Last Modified: 2011-10-03
I cannot send email from an Hotmail account to any address in our company.

But emails from another company running exchange are fine and come through.

I just have problems receiving emails from Hotmail..

Exchange Server 2003 running IMF both set to level 3 and reject

any ideas??
Question by:micromc
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ikm7176 earned 800 total points
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Hi micromc,

What Delivery Failure report are you getting in your hotmail account ?

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NJComputerNetworks earned 1200 total points
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turn IMF off or settings down to test if this is blocking Hotmail

Do you run any other Virus scan for Exchange or spam blockers for exchange (3rd party)?

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IMF is blocking email, if i set it to take no action it lets hotmail email through no problem..

how can i reslove this?

Author Comment

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Installed Exchange SP2 and Installed this hotfix:-


which resolved the problem but you have to call up MS for it..

thanks for the help anyway!
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glad you got this fixed...and for posting how you got it fixed... good job

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