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How do I add the Exchange objects to the AD Users & Groups on another server?

Basically I have 2 Windows 2003 Enterprise Servers. 1 is a domain controller, the other is an Exchange 2003 Enterprise Server set up as a member server. Microsoft does not recommend having Exchange as a domain controller in certain instances & I believe mine falls in that category. The article I am going off of is http://support.microsoft.com/kb/815372/en-us. We have 8GB of memory so I believe we need to set the /3GB switch. In the notes section of the article it says: "For Exchange Server computers which are at the same time Active Directory Domain Controllers or Global Catalog servers we also do not recommend setting the /3GB switch in boot.ini. We recommend having dedicated Active Directory Domain Controllers or Global Catalog servers."
This being the case, I need to set up new users in the AD Users & Groups on my domain controller (for various reasons) not the Exchange Server. When I open a user's properties I do not have any of the exchange options, nor do I have the option of creating a mailbox for a new user when I set them up. The only way for me to get those things right now is to create the user on the Exchange Server, then switch back to the other server to do the rest.
I'm pretty sure there is a snap-in I can add to the domain controller to be able to see the Exchange properties of the users but I can't find it anywhere. Anybody have any ideas?

Thanks in advance.
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robrandon is wright, install exchange management tools on your server or on a windows xp machine, remember you must install the IIS manager before installing exchange management tools.
To install the Exchange System Management Tools, insert the Exchange Server 2003 CD-ROM, click Exchange Deployment Tools, and then click Install Exchange System Management Tools Only in the Welcome to the Exchange Server Deployment Tools dialog box.