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This blog covers Messaging API development for Exchange and Outlook. My name is Daniel Bagley, I'm on the Messaging Developer Team.

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  • Blog Post: About: Exchange Server ActiveSync (EAS)

    API Type: Mailbox Assessor API Interface: APIs which can send a POST. Business Logic: Works with mailbox and public folder content including items, folders and special settings. Development Languages: N/A. Property Access: Yes Product Versions: Exchange 2003, 2007, 2010, 2013, Exchange Online. Summary...
  • Blog Post: Best Practices - EWS Authentication and Access Issues

    Authentication and access to a mailbox is an often misunderstood area. I'm going to cover Authentication and type of access (impersonation vs delegate access vs direct access) and common problems developers run into in this article. Lets start from the beginning with some basic information on authentication...
  • Blog Post: EWS calls can do impersonation and delegation... how about REST?

    This is an area where what EWS can do some things the REST API can do. At this time the REST API does not support impersonation, delegation or Basic Authentication with Exchange. Its possible that this may change in the future; however, for now those are not supported. If you need those capabilities...
  • Blog Post: "Enhancing Exchange" via unsupported methods.

    Every so often we run into cases where customers try to augment the behavior of Exchange or otherwise integrate with it using some unsupported methodology. When this is done Exchange may become unstable and behave in unexpected ways. It’s extremely important to stick to what is supported. If you...
  • Blog Post: The importance of EWS Impersonation while using an application account.

    Developers of applications which require access to user mailboxes often struggle with the choice between the Impersonation and Delegation access methods. While both provide programmatic rights to mailbox objects, they are designed to meet rather different needs, and for situations where a single account...
  • Blog Post: Howto: Set the organizer of a meeting on the calendar of an attendee using EWS.

    I would like to say that this is something which is easily possible - however, I cannot. Setting the organizer directly in code is not supported. Historically, having the organizer over-writable has caused some pretty bad situations for customers. When a meeting is created, the organizer property is...
  • Blog Post: Howto: Calling Exchange Powershell from an impersonated thread.

    There are not many examples on doing doing impersonation for Exchange Powershell and non of the ones I see currently cover a few of the important gotccha’s. So, I put this together and wish to share. Impersonation and Exchange PowerShell: In order to do impersonation on a thread and have...
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