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While this method worked to reduce the load on your network and your OWA server in Exchange 2000, it doesn't work in Exchange 2003. In fact, on Exchange 2003 servers, the Exchweb virtual directory should always have its content expiration set to 1 day. It should not be disabled, and it should not be set to anything greater than 1 day.
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About the author: Scott Schnoll, an Expert on SearchExchange.com, is an MCT, MCSA and a long-time Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP).
In addition to writing "Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 Distilled," he is a co-author of the upcoming "Exchange 2003 Resource Kit from Microsoft Press" and lead author for "Exchange 2000 Server: The Complete Reference."
Scott has written numerous articles for Exchange & Outlook Magazine, and is a regular speaker at Microsoft conferences, including MEC and TechEd, as well as industry conferences such as Comdex and MCP TechMentor, where he covers topics such as Exchange, clustering, Internet Information Services and security.