RE: DL membership editing

  • From: Chris Wall <Chris.Wall@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "'[ExchangeList]'" <exchangelist@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 14 Sep 2004 10:51:15 -0400

Greg, (and others that responded)
   Microsoft suggested that I follow KB 183674 to log the DL changes and
then we can proceed from there.  I will let you know if I find anything


From: Lara, Greg [mailto:GLara@xxxxxxx] 
Sent: Monday, September 13, 2004 4:52 PM
To: [ExchangeList]
Subject: [exchangelist] RE: DL membership editing

Chris, it's good to know I'm not alone here; I've been seeing this lately as
well. I'm pretty much the only person who adds/removes people from DLs in my
org, and I've been hearing a lot that people have been dropping off lists. I
haven't found anything pertaining to this on the MS KB. Maybe as Exchange
5.5 nears the end of it's supported life, more and more of these bizarre
things will start happening.

Greg Lara

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From: Chris Wall [mailto:Chris.Wall@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx] 
Sent: Monday, September 13, 2004 4:39 PM
To: [ExchangeList]
Subject: [exchangelist] DL membership editing

Hello all,
   I have an exchange 5.5 environment...  I have users that are complaining
that their Distribution Lists are randomly dropping users and adding them.
Any idea what can cause this?  Is there a way to see who last edited the
   I have verified the following - 
Each DL has one owner and they swear that they have not made any changes....
There are only a total of 2 people with permissions to make DL membership
changes other than myself (exchange admin) - they too state they are not
making the changes...
I would like to know if there is a way to track the changes, or view who
made the last edit.
Thanks for any assistance.


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