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During an installation of BES Express, an admin installed Exchange Server 2003 instead of just installing ESM.  I now see the server in my administrative group under ESM and need to remove it.  I am wondering if simply uninstalling the second Exchange installation will remove all AD information that was added or if there is something else I need to consider.  There are no mailboxes on the second installation.
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Hi,

You should be fine to just uninstall it since it was not configured.

How to Uninstall Exchange Server 2003
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb125110(EXCHG.65).aspx

How to remove Exchange Server 2003 from your computer
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/833396

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PS. Remember not to un-install the dependancies BES wants (such as the Exchange tools).
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