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How to configure Exchange Server 2013 for Site URL’s/Virtual Directories

 

  1. In the Exchange Administration Center (EAC): Go to Servers and select Virtual Directories.
  2. Select the Server in the menu and which type you want to show. Then press Edit.
  3. For this example we will start with Autodiscover.
  4. By default, Integrated Windows Authentication and Basic authentication is enabled. Press Save.
  5. Next, select Exchange ActiveSync (EAS) and press Edit.
  6. General settings show the URL’s, type in the ExternalURL . Press Authentication.
  7. Make sure that Basic authentication is enabled and press Save.
  8. Next, select the Exchange Control Panel (ECP) and press Edit.
  9. General settings show the URL’s, type in the ExternalURL and press Authentication.
  10. The Authentication default setting “Use forms-based authentication” is enabled. Press Save.
  11. Warning, make sure to change all virtual directions. Press OK.
  12. Next, select Exchange Web Services (EWS). Press Edit.
  13. General settings show the URL’s, type in the ExternalURL and press Authentication.
  14. Authentication settings, Integrated Windows authentication is enabled by default. Press Save.
  15. Next, select Offline Address Book (OAB). Press Edit.
  16. Type in the ExternalURL in this setting, the InternalURL should have been configured previously.
  17. Change the Polling interval from 480 minutes to 60 to have a faster update of the OAB. Press Save.
  18. Next, select Outlook Web App (OWA) and press Edit.
  19. General settings show the URL’s, type in the ExternalURL and press Authentication.
  20. Forms-based authentication is selected. Select the Logon format: Domain\user name, User principal name, or User name only and select the domain by using the browse button. Press Features.
  21. This will show the default settings for OWA features. Press File Access.
  22. This will show the default settings for OWA file access. Press Save.
  23. Next, select PowerShell and press Edit.
  24. General settings show the URL’s, type in the ExternalURL. Press Authentication.
  25. Both Integrated Windows authentication and Basic authentication are selected by default. Press Save.

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