Solved

Exchange 2000 mail loops on multiple domains

Posted on 2004-03-23
5
337 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-03
Wonder if anyone can help with a weird one;

Had an existing single domain in Exchange 2000 working fine for ages, and the client requested adding an additional two domains - all send/receive on smtp. Iadded the accounts in the MS approved manner, and now have no in mail at all - messages are bounced to sender with either "maximum hops exceeded - may indicate a mail loop" or "user doesn't exist"

I suspect (as stated) that I have a mail loop on my hands, but cant find any resources to assist - can anyone offer a torch please?
0
Comment
Question by:chrisalis
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
5 Comments
 
LVL 55

Expert Comment

by:andyalder
ID: 10667980
You need to ask community Support to move this question to http://experts-exchange.com/Networking/Email_Groupware/Exchange_Server/ rather than under storage.
0
 
LVL 5

Author Comment

by:chrisalis
ID: 10668275
Thanks Andy - most of the Exchange responses I searched for were coming up under storage (for some reason) so I posted here  - will do it now
0
 

Expert Comment

by:sir_flexalot
ID: 10668458
Does the client have email forwarding set up on their addresses?
0
 
LVL 5

Author Comment

by:chrisalis
ID: 10669445
No forwarding - however, I have managed to sort this problem out - user error to a degree; user advised me that all relevant patches/updates had been applied to the exchange install; when I examined it in detail (in person) it stood at sp1 for exchange. I've updated to the current sp and all systems ok now.

Thanks to all contributors - have requested community support remove question.
0
 
LVL 5

Accepted Solution

by:
Netminder earned 0 total points
ID: 10755002
User resolved; points (500) refunded and question closed.

Netminder
Site Admin
0

Featured Post

Don't Cry: How Liquid Web is Ensuring Security

WannaCry is just the start. Read how Liquid Web is protecting itself and its customers against new threats.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

When we purchase storage, we typically are advertised storage of 500GB, 1TB, 2TB and so on. However, when you actually install it into your computer, your 500GB HDD will actually show up as 465GB. Why? It has to do with the way people and computers…
Each year, investment in cloud platforms grows more than 20% (https://www.immun.io/hubfs/Immunio_2016/Content/Marketing/Cloud-Security-Report-2016.pdf?submissionGuid=a8d80a00-6fee-4b85-81db-a4e28f681762) as an increasing number of companies begin to…
This tutorial will walk an individual through the process of installing the necessary services and then configuring a Windows Server 2012 system as an iSCSI target. To install the necessary roles, go to Server Manager, and select Add Roles and Featu…
This Micro Tutorial will teach you how to reformat your flash drive. Sometimes your flash drive may have issues carrying files so this will completely restore it to manufacturing settings. Make sure to backup all files before reformatting. This w…

688 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question