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Exchange 2010 SP1 Mail Receiving but not sending RRS feed

  • Question

  • I installed Exchange Server 2010 SP1 on Windows Server 2008 Standard R2. Its a Hyper-V instance. I was able to send / receive emails from my exchange mailbox but after few hours I am only able to recieve the email but all my sent emails are staying in queue. A queue message log is here

     

    Identity: server\Unreachable\19
    Subject: My Exchange Test Email
    Internet Message ID: <40DC4B7D8AEE364695BA7CB3AB174F18CDBBF7@server.domain.org>
    From Address: hassan@domain.org
    Status: Ready
    Size (KB): 3
    Message Source Name: FromLocal
    Source IP: 255.255.255.255
    SCL: -1
    Date Received: 7/10/2011 7:40:10 AM
    Expiration Time: 7/12/2011 7:40:10 AM
    Last Error: A matching connector cannot be found to route the external recipient
    Queue ID: server\Unreachable
    Recipients:  hassan.(removed)@gmail.com


    NixGurus
    Sunday, July 10, 2011 5:04 PM

Answers

  • Do you have an internet send connector? If so, ensure its set to * for the address space.
    • Marked as answer by XpresServers Monday, July 11, 2011 6:59 AM
    Sunday, July 10, 2011 5:14 PM

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  • Do you have an internet send connector? If so, ensure its set to * for the address space.
    • Marked as answer by XpresServers Monday, July 11, 2011 6:59 AM
    Sunday, July 10, 2011 5:14 PM
  • Can you please describe this where I can find ? I am sorry but I am totally new to Exchange Server. Also I tested outgoing SMTP from a website mentioned in exchange and following results I got.

     

     

    Performing Outbound SMTP Test

     The outbound SMTP test was successful.

     Test Steps

     Attempting reverse DNS lookup for IP address x.x.x.x.

     ExRCA successfully resolved IP address x.x.x.x via reverse DNS lookup.

     Additional Details

     ExRCA resolved IP address x.x.x.x to host server.domain.org.

    Performing Real-Time Blackhole List (RBL) Test

     Your IP address wasn't found on any of the block lists selected.

     Test Steps

     Checking Block List "SpamHaus Block List (SBL)"

     The address isn't on the block list.

     Additional Details

     IP address x.x.x.x wasn't found on RBL.

    Checking Block List "SpamHaus Exploits Block List (XBL)"

     The address isn't on the block list.

     Additional Details

     IP address x.x.x.x wasn't found on RBL.

    Checking Block List "SpamHaus Policy Block List (PBL)"

     The address isn't on the block list.

     Additional Details

     IP address x.x.x.x wasn't found on RBL.

    Checking Block List "SpamCop Block List"

     The address isn't on the block list.

     Additional Details

     IP address x.x.x.x wasn't found on RBL.

    Checking Block List "NJABL.ORG Block List"

     The address isn't on the block list.

     Additional Details

     IP address x.x.x.x wasn't found on RBL.

    Checking Block List "SORBS Block List"

     The address isn't on the block list.

     Additional Details

     IP address x.x.x.x wasn't found on RBL.

    Checking Block List "MSRBL Combined Block List"

     The address isn't on the block list.

     Additional Details

     IP address x.x.x.x wasn't found on RBL.

    Checking Block List "UCEPROTECT Level 1 Block List"

     The address isn't on the block list.

     Additional Details

     IP address x.x.x.x wasn't found on RBL.

    Checking Block List "AHBL Block List"

     The address isn't on the block list.

     Additional Details

     IP address x.x.x.x wasn't found on RBL.

    Performing Sender ID validation.

     Sender ID validation was performed successfully.

     Test Steps

     Attempting to find the SPF record using a DNS TEXT record query.

     The SPF record was found.

     Additional Details

     SPF record found: "v=spf1 a mx -all"

    Parsing the SPF record and evaluating mechanisms and modifiers.

     The SPF record was parsed and evaluated successfully.

     Test Steps

     Evaluating A Record lookup mechanism: "+a"

     The DNS A record lookup mechanism indicated a positive status.

     Additional Details

     The host provided matched the A record mechanism. Host: domain.org, Result: Pass.


    NixGurus
    Monday, July 11, 2011 6:49 AM
  • Never mind. I found it. There was no rule defined in it and I created following rule in it

     

    Configuration Summary:

    Elapsed time: 00:00:00

     

     

    Default

     

     

    Name: Default

    Usage: Internet

    Address spaces: 

            SMTP:*;1

    Use domain name system (DNS): True

    Smart host authentication: None

    Source Servers: 

            SERVER

     

    And my emails are now sending :)  


    NixGurus
    Monday, July 11, 2011 6:58 AM