Exchange ActiveSync Considerations for Windows Phone 7 clients

This TechNet wiki article explains some details regarding using Windows Phone 7 based Exchange ActiveSync (EAS) clients in an Exchange Server environment. It also touches one of the questions I’ve seen asked frequently as of late, which is “Which EAS policies does Windows Phone 7 support?”.

From the article, here’s that list:

  • Password Required
  • Minimum Password Length
  • Idle Timeout Frequency Value
  • Device Wipe Threshold
  • Allow Simple Password
  • Password Expiration
  • Password History
  • Disable Removable Storage
  • Disable IrDA
  • Disable Desktop Sync
  • Block Remote Desktop
  • Block Internet Sharing

Please read the entire article to get all the details around EAS policies and WP7 clients.