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problem with setup.com /prepareschema

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I'm working on setting up and Exchange 2007 server and ran into the following problem.

Preparing Exchange Setup
No server roles will be installed
Performing Microsoft Exchange Server Prerequisite Check
    Organization Checks              ......................... FAILED
 The Active Directory schema will be upgraded if you continue. Verify that the o
rganization is ready for Exchange 2007 by running the Exchange 2007 Readiness Ch
eck, which is part of the Exchange Best Practices Analyzer.
     Setup needs to contact the Active Directory schema master but this computer
 is not in the same Active Directory site as the schema master (Default-First-Si
te-Name).
     Setup encountered a problem while validating the state of Active Directory:
 No domain controllers for the domain postal and the site SouthCounty are availa
ble.
The Exchange Server Setup operation did not complete. For more information, visi
t http://support.microsoft.com and enter the Error ID.
Exchange Server setup encountered an error.

My new server, postoffice, is on the domain. I'm not sure what to look at to see why it thinks that there isnt a domain controller available.

Please let me know if there are details I need to provide to help.

Thanks in advance!
Cory
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