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Quick Connect Express for AD 5.4.1 - Administrator Guide

Installing Quick Connect Express for Active Directory Working with Active Directory Working with an AD LDS (ADAM) Instance Working with Lync Server Working with Exchange Server

Working with Exchange Server

To create a connection to Microsoft Exchange Server, you need to use Quick Connect Sync Engine in conjunction with a special connector called Exchange Server Connector. This connector is included in the Quick Connect Express for Active Directory package and supports the following features of Quick Connect Sync Engine:

Creating a New Connection to Exchange Server

2.
Click Add connection, and then do the following:
a)
In the Connection name box, type a descriptive name for the connection.
b)
From the Use the specified connector list, select Exchange Server Connector.
c)
Click Next.
3.
On the Specify connection settings page, use the following options:
Any available Exchange Server in the forest. Allows you to connect to an Exchange Server computer residing in the Active Directory forest you specify. In the Domain in the forest text box, type the fully qualified domain name (FQDN) of any domain that belongs to the forest that includes the Exchange Server you want to connect to.
If you select this option, make sure the account you specify under Access Exchange Server using has sufficient permissions to read the Root Directory Service Entry (rootDFS) and configuration naming context of the forest.
Specified Exchange Server. Allows you to connect to the Exchange Server computer whose fully qualified domain name (FQDN) you type in the provided text box.
Use default domain controller. Causes Quick Connect to read and write Exchange configuration data in Active Directory by using the default domain controller defined on the Exchange Server used for the connection.
Use specified domain controller. Causes Quick Connect to read and write Exchange configuration data in Active Directory by using the domain controller whose FQDN is specified in the text box below this option.
Connect using HTTPS. Select this check box to connect to Exchange Server by using HTTPS.
Validate server certificate. Select this check box to validate server certificate on the target Exchange Server.
Authentication method. Select an authentication method to access Exchange Server.
Quick Connect Service account. Allows you to access Exchange Server in the security context of the account under which the Quick Connect Service is running.
Windows account. Allows you to access Exchange Server in the security context of the account whose user name and password you type in the provided text box.
4.
Click Finish.

Modifying an Existing Connection to Exchange Server

2.
Click Connection settings below the existing Exchange Server connection you want to modify.
3.
Expand Specify connection settings option to modify the options it provides.
Any available Exchange Server in the forest. Allows you to connect to an Exchange Server computer residing in the Active Directory forest you specify. In the Domain in the forest text box, type the fully qualified domain name (FQDN) of any domain that belongs to the forest that includes the Exchange Server you want to connect to.
If you select this option, make sure the account you specify under Access Exchange Server using has sufficient permissions to read the Root Directory Service Entry (rootDFS) and configuration naming context of the forest.
Specified Exchange Server. Allows you to connect to the Exchange Server computer whose fully qualified domain name (FQDN) you type in the provided text box.
Use default domain controller. Causes Quick Connect to read and write Exchange configuration data in Active Directory by using the default domain controller defined on the Exchange Server used for the connection.
Use specified domain controller. Causes Quick Connect to read and write Exchange configuration data in Active Directory by using the domain controller whose FQDN is specified in the text box below this option.
Connect using HTTPS. Select this check box to connect to Exchange Server by using HTTPS.
Validate server certificate. Select this check box to validate server certificate on the target Exchange Server.
Authentication method. Select an authentication method to access Exchange Server.
Quick Connect Service account. Allows you to access Exchange Server in the security context of the account under which the Quick Connect Service is running.
Windows account. Allows you to access Exchange Server in the security context of the account whose user name and password you type in the provided text box.

Exchange Server Data Supported out of the Box

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