Using Outlook 2010 with VPN
Posted on 2013-11-28
In older versions of Outlook 2000/2003 when used with Exchange 2000/2003, I remember when we connect from home through VPN and have Full blown version of Outlook installed on the laptop, we still could not connect to Exchange server 2000/2003, because Exchange was not configured to handle RPC over HTTP by default.
What I noticed, correct me if I am wrong , With Outlook 2010 and Exchange 2010, There is no specific configuration on Exchange server server for RPC over HTTP, unless if it is configured by default.
I have full version of outlook 2010 on my laptop, and when I am connected from home to the company using VPN, I open up Outlook and I am connected to Exchange 2010.
I wonder if the RPC over HTTP is configured by default on Exchange 2010. if so, is there anything that has to be configured on the firewall to allow RPC over HTTP ?