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Install MS Exchange 2010 into MS Exchange 2003 Native mode

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I am trying to install a new MS exchange 2010 sp1 into a 2003 sp2 exchange Org. I have upgraded the Domain and DCPromo 2 2008R2 servers to domain controllers. The domain and exchange is in 2000 native mode. Installed all the updates and prerequisites have been done.

Error message ExchangeSetup.log
[02/23/2011 10:13:55.0226] [0] Setup is choosing a local domain controller...
[02/23/2011 10:13:56.0007] [0] Setup encountered a problem while validating the state of Active Directory: Active Directory error 0x8007052E occurred while searching for domain controllers in domain domain.com: Logon failure: unknown user name or bad password.
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[02/23/2011 10:13:56.0007] [0] Active Directory error 0x8007052E occurred while searching for domain controllers in domain domain.com: Logon failure: unknown user name or bad password.
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[02/23/2011 10:13:56.0023] [0] Logon failure: unknown user name or bad password.

[02/23/2011 10:13:56.0038] [0] Logon failure: unknown user name or bad password.

[02/23/2011 10:13:56.0038] [0] Setup will use the domain controller ''.
[02/23/2011 10:13:56.0038] [0] Setup will use the global catalog ''.
[02/23/2011 10:13:56.0476] [0] No Exchange configuration container was found for the organization. Message: 'Active Directory error 0x8007052E occurred while searching for domain controllers in domain domain.com: Logon failure: unknown user name or bad password.
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Error on install

Summary: 12 item(s). 0 succeeded, 1 failed.
Elapsed time: 00:00:01


Organization Preparation
Failed

Error:
The following error was generated when "$error.Clear();
      install-CannedAddressLists -DomainController $RoleDomainController

" was run: "Active Directory operation failed on comms-2.domain.com. The object 'CN=All Address Lists,CN=Address Lists Container,CN=First Organization,CN=Microsoft Exchange,CN=Services,CN=Configuration,DC=domain,DC=com' already exists.".

Active Directory operation failed on comms-2.domain.com. The object 'CN=All Address Lists,CN=Address Lists Container,CN=First Organization,CN=Microsoft Exchange,CN=Services,CN=Configuration,DC=domain,DC=com' already exists.

The object exists.
Click here for help... http://technet.microsoft.com/en-US/library/ms.exch.err.default(EXCHG.141).aspx?v=14.1.218.11&e=ms.exch.err.Ex88D115&l=0&cl=cp

Elapsed Time: 00:00:01

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by:Glen Knight
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have you joined the server to the domain that you will be installing Exchange on to and are you logged in using the domain administrator and not the local administrator?
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Yes I've jointed to the domain and its the Domain admin im using for the install.
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by:Glen Knight
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then you need to check the DNS configuration of the network card, make sure it's configured to use only valid internal windows servers for DNS.

There should be no ISP DNS servers listed.
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by:gpmdev
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the nic is set to the two internal DNS server and the new exchange server is able to ping both and has a record in DNS
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when you logged in as the domain administrator did you use DOMAIN\Username otherwise you have logged in with the local administrator.

Have you also installed all the pre-requisites?
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Thanks for you help Demazter but I have just fixed it
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what was it?
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On the 2003 exchange open ADSIEDIT.msc with CN=Address list Container there was a Text file with CN=All Address List i renamed it re-ran setup /prepareAD is created the folder CN=All address list and the install worked.
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interesting, you shouldn't need to do that.
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>>Text file with CN=All Address List
Actually, this indicates the permissions are not correct on that container.
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Problem resolved
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