Outlook 2016 connected to exchange but not updating
When creating a new profile the error received was “The action cannot be completed.The connection to Microsoft Exchange is unavailable.Again, other users are able to connect to their Exchange 2016 mailboxes.Also, the users are able to connect to their Exchange 2016 mailbox using OWA and smart devices.This was easy to change in previous versions of Outlook but not in Outlook 2016.
I did try to focus squid on MBX1 first , then MBX2 and 3, all work as expected.Why would it want a default gateway when all machines are on a single subnet, the network is a private Hyper-V switch and all machines resolve names perfectly……Let’s look at what was going on and then remediate manually and how to automate the fix.Lately, it seems as if I run across some new issue or anomaly on a weekly basis after implementing Exchange 2016 for one customer or another.It’s quite frustrating but it does wonders for building a personal knowledge base.
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