Solved

Blackberry Enterprise Server removal/cleanup

Posted on 2012-03-22
5
837 Views
Last Modified: 2012-03-29
We just migrated off our last BB device and I have uninstalled the BES server.  I would like to now delete the bes account that is used throughout AD/Exchange.  What are all the things I should do to clean this up other than just delete the account?
0
Comment
Question by:jpletcher1
  • 3
  • 2
5 Comments
 
LVL 12

Expert Comment

by:Navdeep
ID: 37755855
Hi,

Check the below mentioned article/documentation from RIM. This will help you.

http://supportforums.blackberry.com/t5/BlackBerry-Enterprise-Solution/Perform-a-clean-uninstall-of-the-BlackBerry-Enterprise-Server/td-p/86841

One more check before you actually delete, Just disable the id for sometime to see if you have any other services which were configured to run under BESAdmin

Regards,
Navdeep [v-2nas]
0
 

Author Comment

by:jpletcher1
ID: 37756970
I had already gone through that article to uninstall, but I was wondering more about the integration of the besadmin account and removal of it from certain areas in Exchange and such.
0
 
LVL 12

Accepted Solution

by:
Navdeep earned 500 total points
ID: 37757353
Besadmin account have exchange send as rights on exchange mailbox store, the rights can also be on ad user accounts. If blackberry documentation on installing blackberry you can find out where its permission n then you can reverse the changes
0
 

Author Comment

by:jpletcher1
ID: 37767981
I'm still looking into this and reverse engineering the setup docs.  Will post more soon.
0
 

Author Comment

by:jpletcher1
ID: 37783360
I followed this article and did the reverse of it.  I suppose had I just deleted the besadmin user that would have accomplished this too, but it would have left a throttling policy around and a few other things.  I just like to be as clean as possible.
0

Featured Post

Problems using Powershell and Active Directory?

Managing Active Directory does not always have to be complicated.  If you are spending more time trying instead of doing, then it's time to look at something else. For nearly 20 years, AD admins around the world have used one tool for day-to-day AD management: Hyena. Discover why

Question has a verified solution.

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

Lotus Notes – formerly IBM Notes – is an email client application, while IBM Domino (earlier Lotus Domino) is an email server. The client possesses a set of features that are even more advanced as compared to that of Outlook. Likewise, IBM Domino is…
Scam emails are a huge burden for many businesses. Spotting one is not always easy. Follow our tips to identify if an email you receive is a scam.
This video demonstrates how to sync Microsoft Exchange Public Folders with smartphones using CodeTwo Exchange Sync and Exchange ActiveSync. To learn more about CodeTwo Exchange Sync and download the free trial, go to: http://www.codetwo.com/excha…
This video shows how to quickly and easily add an email signature for all users on Exchange 2016. The resulting signature is applied on a server level by Exchange Online. The email signature template has been downloaded from: www.mail-signatures…

832 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