Exchange 2010: Cannot start cluster service.

When trying to restore Exchange in a two node mailbox cluster, you cannot achieve quorum. http://blogs.technet.com/b/timmcmic/archive/2013/08/18/part-8-datacenter-activation-coordination-stop-in-the-name-of-dag.aspx The alternate witness seemed to get corrupted. Disable DAG AD computer account Run cmdlet New-Cluster -Name DAG01 -Node SVR-MBX04 -StaticAddress 192.168.128.1 -NoStorage. Run cmdlet Start-DatabaseAvailabilityGroup…

PowerShell: Enterprise Vault Service Control Tool

There is a specific order in which Enterprise Vault (for Exchange) service should be stopped and started: http://www.symantec.com/connect/forums/stopstart-enterprise-vault-service Below is a PowerShell script to automate this process:

The script takes three arguments: stop, start and restart. There is aso…

QNAP: Logitech Media Server Upgrade (TS-670)

How to upgrade. Download tarball from http://downloads.slimdevices.com/nightly/index.php. Currently 7.7 stream. For TS-670: “Logitech Media Server: Unix Tarball (for Perl 5.8-5.18, i386, x86_64, i386 FreeBSD, ARM EABI, PowerPC)” Tip: From QNAP CLI, use wget: wget http://downloads.slimdevices.com/nightly/7.8/sc/8df5e68/logitechmediaserver-7.7.4-1397251079.tgz Browse to http://nas:9099. Click Status…