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Can't change password in OWA with linked DC

Posted on 2011-09-30
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Hello,

We have several linked DC's with our Exchange server. You can change your password in OWA thru the main DC, but if you try it will a linked DC account it doesn't work.

Any suggestions?
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If you are talking about a linked mailbox in another forest it does not seem to be possible

https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/ar/exchangesvradmin/thread/a1d99e3b-4c56-46c9-81c3-e1fd98b7feea
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Anyone else have any input before I close this?

So the answer is it can't be done?

Thanks,
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yes I'm talking about a linked mailbox to another forest.
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mightyquinn889,

Could you please tell me more about the configuration of your exchange and AD environment and how many global catalog servers you have and how is your exchange server placed;
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what configuration do you want to know?

We have 4 global catolog servers currently.

what do you mean how is your exchange server placed?
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I am asking about the configuration that exchange servers are using to communicate with AD, could you please tell me the details of your AD, Exchange and Internal DNS communication to each other.
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