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I have two SBS 2003 servers and need to move the mailboxes between them.

When I do Exchange Tasks, Move Mail box

the next screen comes up disabled

Exchange Task Wizard

Current Mailbox Store
Current MailBox Store: CATBERT/First Storage Group/Mailbox Store (CATBERT)

Server

Mailbox Store


The Next button is disabled, the three fields, Current Mailbox Store, Server & Mailbox Store are all disabled. The second two are empty.

How can I do this?
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Question by:Plucka
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by:rakeshmiglani
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Are both these servers in the same Exchange ORG?
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by:Plucka
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They are both the same I'm moving from one server to another
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by:amaheshwari
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Please check whether you are using frontend server for moving the mailbox.
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by:Plucka
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How
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by:amaheshwari
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Are you using frontend server in your org?
on the other exchange server tick for make as front end server should  not be enabled.
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The problem is probably with this statement you made:
"I have two SBS 2003 servers and need to move the mailboxes between them."

Since there can only be 1 SBS server in a forest these are in essence 2 seperate Exchange Organizations.
You cannot move mailboxes this way.

What you need to be doing is MIGRATING from one SBS server to the other.

Suggestion:
Post a 20 point question in the following TA with a link back to this question. There are several SBS experts that can assist.
http://www.experts-exchange.com/Operating_Systems/SBS_Small_Business_Server/
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