Solved

Sanity check removing 5.5 form Org

Posted on 2006-11-15
3
173 Views
Last Modified: 2010-03-06
now at the point where i should be removing the 5.5 exchange server from our 2003 exchange org, everything looks fine, just lost my nerve

no public folders are replicated,
free busy, forms systems folder routing calculation connectors all moved or deleted.

no mail boxes.


the server doesnt have a delete option anywhere?

and any other pitfalls to look out for?

(server has been offline for a coupel for weeks with out any one noticing.

0
Comment
Question by:mhamer
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 35

Expert Comment

by:rakeshmiglani
ID: 17948245
Have you checked this?

How to remove the last Exchange Server 5.5 computer from an Exchange Server 2003 administrative group
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/822450/en-us
0
 

Author Comment

by:mhamer
ID: 17948708
yes thanks, I have done all Microsoft suggest and looks fine, just wonderingif anyone else has done this and if they had any problems  items that MS dont tell you
0
 
LVL 35

Accepted Solution

by:
rakeshmiglani earned 500 total points
ID: 17954201
If you follow the article from top to bottom and everything goes as planned. Just make sure that the system and public folders have been replicated over to the new server and users are able to do all tasks (send/receive internal and external emails, schedule meetings and access public folders) when the old server is offline.
0

Featured Post

PRTG Network Monitor: Intuitive Network Monitoring

Network Monitoring is essential to ensure that computer systems and network devices are running. Use PRTG to monitor LANs, servers, websites, applications and devices, bandwidth, virtual environments, remote systems, IoT, and many more. PRTG is easy to set up & use.

Question has a verified solution.

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

We are happy to announce a brand new addition to our line of acclaimed email signature management products – CodeTwo Email Signatures for Office 365.
This article explains in simple steps how to renew expiring Exchange Server Internal Transport Certificate.
In this video we show how to create a Contact in Exchange 2013. We show this process by using the Exchange Admin Center. Log into Exchange Admin Center.: First we need to log into the Exchange Admin Center. Navigate to the Recipients >> Contact ta…
In this video we show how to create an Address List in Exchange 2013. We show this process by using the Exchange Admin Center. Log into Exchange Admin Center.: First we need to log into the Exchange Admin Center. Navigate to the Organization >> Ad…

815 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

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

9 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now