Providing information for administrators when auto forward limit is reached in Exchange Server 2019 and 2016

Applies to: Exchange Server 2019Exchange Server 2016

Summary


In Microsoft Exchange Server 2019 or Exchange Server 2016, you set auto forward rules for each mail-enabled public folder. When an email message is auto forwarded from one of the public folders, the email message will be dropped if it’s forwarded more than three times. In this situation, the administrators can’t see any information about this issue. After you install this update, the administers will be notified that the auto forward limit is reached and the public folder from which the problem has arisen is also given with the necessary details.

How to get this update


To get this update, install one of the following updates:
For Exchange Server 2019, install the Cumulative Update 2 for Exchange Server 2019 or a later cumulative update for Exchange Server 2019.
For Exchange Server 2016, install the Cumulative Update 13 for Exchange Server 2016 or a later cumulative update for Exchange Server 2016.

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