OwaDeepTestProbe probe fails intermittently on a server that installs the Mailbox server role in Exchange Server 2013

Applies to: Exchange Server 2013 EnterpriseExchange Server 2013 Standard Edition


This issue occurs because of a by design logic in a Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 environment.


To resolve this issue, install Cumulative Update 9 for Exchange Server 2013.


To work around this issue, disable this probe.

Note To disable this probe for all Exchange Server 2013 servers for 60 days, run the following Exchange Management Shell cmdlet:
Add-GlobalMonitoringOverride <Srting> -ItemType Probe -PropertyName Enabled -PropertyValue 0 -Duration 60.00:00:00


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

More Information

For more information about the OwaDeepTestProbe probe, see Troubleshooting OWA.Protocol Health Set.