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Exchange 2003 messages getting delayed in queue

Posted on 2008-06-17
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Last Modified: 2013-11-30
I then have to force the connection to each connector for the messages to be sent.  Once I force connection the messages fly out without a problem.  This happens to every email message from every user.

Bit of background:  Using 3rd party spam appliance so main mx record at hosting company points to spam appliance and then sub domain points to our exchange server.  We have no problem receiving mail..just sending.
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Expert Comment

ID: 21803666
Do you have a firewall or any av software on your server?

Author Comment

ID: 21803874
Yes, Trend Micro AV.

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tlowejr earned 2000 total points
ID: 21803936
Try to disable that. and see if it works.

Author Comment

ID: 21804518
No. Disabling the AV didnt change anything.

Author Closing Comment

ID: 31467981
Disabling the AV didnt work but completely removing it did.  Thanks for the shove in the right direction.  

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