exchange 2010 spam filter blocking hotmail, yahoo, and other public domains

I enabled the spam filter on a sbs2011.  The exchange server is 2010. I used SORBS as the filter.  emails from Hotmail, yahoo, gmail, etc.. are being blocked.

I removed sorbs, but want to know if I can add them back and put a rule to allow emails from those domains or at least specific addresses.
rrinconesAsked:
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Randy DownsOWNERCommented:
It should work but you may have to whitelist from command line.

whitelist domain:
Set-ContentFilterConfig -BypassedSenderDomains somedomain.com,someotherdomain.com

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check BypassedSenderDomains
Get-contentFilterConfig |fl BypassedSenderDomains

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Jian An LimSolutions ArchitectCommented:
i would probably get the message header that is block to understand further. but the comment above id:40931137 work wells.
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rrinconesAuthor Commented:
I tried the bypass sender command and verified it was listed but still was blocked.
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rrinconesAuthor Commented:
ON the message header, there was a comment at the end that the domain is on a block list.  I read somewhere that domains such as yahoo, Hotmail are always blocked.  they also stated that whitelisting the domain should work, it didn't.
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Jian An LimSolutions ArchitectCommented:
can you copy paste your message header?

also, i wonder which SORBS you are using?
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rrinconesAuthor Commented:
I changed the sorbs server and Hotmail, yahoo, and other such types of emails are not rejected anymore.
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