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Posted on 2011-05-10
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I have a sbs 2008 box running Exchange 2007 SP3. I am unable to create an account service@mydomain.com  Any reason why?
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What does it say when you try?
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Also are you creating it in active directory?
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It says that the account cant be added. It wont let me add a group either. I can add:servic, services or anything else, but not service....
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That name is already in use. You can't use it.
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hmmmmm. What can I do, we have a ton of printed material with the service email address. It worked on our 2003 SBS ?
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Ok try this, when you create the account make sure to change where it says "User logon name (pre-Windows 2000): to services and for your user logon name put service. This way the email will be service@domain.com.
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