Solved

Connecting to Outlook Web Access without logon server

Posted on 2008-10-13
6
194 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-21
We are in the process of moving one of our offices. A new T1 has been ordered but will not be ready for another 2 weeks. Until then, I need to get 5 users connected to their Exchange email via OWA. The problem is, the server these users logon to is not available until the new T1 is active. Is there a way to get these users connected to OWA without authenticating to a server?

Exchange 2003 on Server 2003

Thanks,
Rick Knight
0
Comment
Question by:RickKnight
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 3
  • 3
6 Comments
 
LVL 23

Expert Comment

by:Justin Durrant
ID: 22704015
afraid not.. they would have to auth
0
 

Author Comment

by:RickKnight
ID: 22704039
If auth is required, is there a way to temporarily move the account to another server for auth?

Thanks,
Rick Knight
0
 
LVL 23

Expert Comment

by:Justin Durrant
ID: 22704061
What do you mean "users logon to is not available"? Does that mean they will not be able to contact a DC\GC?
0
Increase Agility with Enabled Toolchains

Connect your existing build, deployment, management, monitoring, and collaboration platforms. From Puppet to Chef, HipChat to Slack, ServiceNow to JIRA, Splunk to New Relic and beyond, hand off data between systems to engage the right people.

Connect with xMatters.

 

Author Comment

by:RickKnight
ID: 22704714
The DC these users normally log onto has been shutdown for the move. This is part of the sale of a division of our business and the buyers wanted the site vacated sooner than was expected. Now we've moved the user into a new office and have ordered the T1, but until the T1 is delivered, the office will not be connected to our Intranet. The users have no DC to authenticate to right now.

Thanks,
Rick Knight
0
 
LVL 23

Accepted Solution

by:
Justin Durrant earned 500 total points
ID: 22704805
No DC\GC = no Exchange auth. :(
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:RickKnight
ID: 31407084
While this was not the solution I wanted, it does seem to be the only solution.

Thanks,
Rick
0

Featured Post

Enterprise Mobility and BYOD For Dummies

Like “For Dummies” books, you can read this in whatever order you choose and learn about mobility and BYOD; and how to put a competitive mobile infrastructure in place. Developed for SMBs and large enterprises alike, you will find helpful use cases, planning, and implementation.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Unified and professional email signatures help maintain a consistent company brand image to the outside world. This article shows how to create an email signature in Exchange Server 2010 using a transport rule and how to overcome native limitations …
Check out this step-by-step guide for using the newly updated Experts Exchange mobile app—released on May 30.
how to add IIS SMTP to handle application/Scanner relays into office 365.
This video discusses moving either the default database or any database to a new volume.

691 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question