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Total number of email recieved and sent

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Is it possible to see a count of the total number of email sent and recieved on an exchange server?
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Maybe.

This question has come up at least twice in the last week.

Perfmon can give you some information, since the last reboot/restart of the Exchange services.

Message tracking provides the best information, but you will need a third party tool to process the logs to give you more stats. http://www.amset.info/exchange/message-tracking.asp

If message tracking wasn't enabled, then perfmon is about the best you will do.

Simon.
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by:kjanicke
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Can you ...

Configure SMTP logging on the SMTP vitual server that sends and receives email messages to and from.  

Confoigure a counter log to track all messages sent between routing groups byt he Microsoft Exchange MTA stacks.

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by:dubisteam
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Stupid question but If logging is not switched on there is no way to retrospetfully get the information? I need a total from a certain date..
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by:MCPJoe
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Exchange SMTP server does not keep a log of SMTP connections unless you turn on the logging.  If it was off, then there is no way to go back and find information from a prior date.

sorry...
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by:Sembee
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How is SMTP logging going to track internal messages?
They don't go through SMTP.

Using the message tracking logs is pretty much the only way.

Simon.
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