Re: What do you do about NDRs

  • From: "Zoran" <zmarjanovic@xxxxxxxx>
  • To: exchangelist@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 27 Jan 2004 01:25:49 -0700

Hi Goran,

go to ESM, open global settings, open properties of default, click on
advanced tab and clear 'Allow non-delivery reports'.

Pozdrav Kanadi

Zoran 

> What do people do about NDRs that are trying to be delivered to external
> addresses that do not exist?
> 
> This is a by product of spam. Email comes in for e-mail address that
> does not exist and then Exchange tries to reply that the address is not
> here and but the reply to address is bogus. So Exchange tries for 4 days
> (or whatever) and then gives up but in the mean time there are tons of
> queues waiting for retries.
> 
> My understanding is that you cannot tell Exchange not to send out the
> NDR.
> 
> Any thoughts would be appreciated
> 
> Thanx
> 
>  =20
>      Goran Jovanovic
>      The LAN Shoppe
>      2345 Yonge Street, Suite 302
>      Toronto, Ontario M4P 2E5
>      Phone: (416) 440-1167 x-2113
>      Cell: (416) 931-0688
>      E-Mail: gjovanovic@xxxxxxxxxxx
> =20
> =20


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