How to create a company-wide ‘out of office’ responder

Set up an out of office responder in MDaemon

Before you hang up your mouse for the Christmas break, it’s a good idea to make sure that if anyone contacts you via email, they know whether you’re available and if not, when you’ll be back.

If you use MDaemon Messaging Server, rather than all staff replicating the same out of office autoresponder, you can use a simple temporary account and content filter rule to create a global version for all staff.

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How to avoid letting backups interrupt your Christmas break

If your business closes over the holiday period, and you’re 100% confident your data won’t be changing while you’re away, it’s quite likely that you’d rather be eating, drinking and being merry than disappearing off to needlessly change a USB hard drive.

A little-known feature of BackupAssist may just ensure your home remains harmonious this festive period. The scheduling calendar makes it simple to prevent a backup from running on a specific day(s), and here’s how you use it.

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