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Microsoft Exchange Transport Server

I have just installed Windows Server std 2008, and then started to install Exchange 2007 onto a Standalone Server. As soon as I go to finalize the install I get a Exchange Transport Server error, when I check the Service as it needs to be running to finalize the installation, it just says Starting, but never starts, I have formatted and reinstalled this Server in the hope that it may have been a dodgy install, and this Service still wont start, meaning I am unable to finish the Exchange 2007 Server installation.

Any help would be great
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DocCan11Commented:
are you installing Exchange 2007 SP1 ?.... you need sp1 for it to work under server 2008
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NWCCSteveAuthor Commented:
Yes I am installing Exchange 2007 SP1
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DocCan11Commented:
I have another couple of silly questions for you ..

1) is the computer part of a domain (I know it seems dumb but I am just checking)

2) the person you are logged in with is an administrator in the domain and also has enterprise admin rights?
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DocCan11Commented:
lastly can you check the status of IPv6 on the computer you are trying to install on.. it must not be disabled on the computer or you will run into the problems you are.. you can renable it and then the errors should disappear
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NWCCSteveAuthor Commented:
Yes this is a Domain controller, and I am logging on as the administrator with all Admin rights Domain etc.

However in you second comment you said to ensure IPVer ^ is not disabled,. On the training course I did, they disabled it, so I did as well, I am about to renable it and will let you know.
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NWCCSteveAuthor Commented:
Thanks for that, the training DVD I used was for 2003 Server and Exchange 2007, and they disabled IPv6. I have 3 more of these to do, you have made my job so much easier, as I have been stuck on this for a couple of days, and was about to log a call with MS.
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DocCan11Commented:
My pleasure.. I am glad I was able to help you .. that is the great thing about this site.. we can all help each other..
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