Solved

Exchange 2010 vs Exchange 2003 making new mailboxes and managing from other site

Posted on 2013-01-10
3
207 Views
Last Modified: 2013-01-25
Hi,
In exchange 2003 I would install admin tools from exchange 2003 and install only the AD portion so that my other admin at other site could make accounts, delete them, and manage them.  
How/where can I have the same tool which would give me the exchange AD from where my other site admin could make mailboxes and manage them.  Any other suggestion?
Help plz
0
Comment
Question by:amanzoor
3 Comments
 
LVL 7

Assisted Solution

by:tolinrome
tolinrome earned 100 total points
ID: 38764896
You need the Exchange 2010 DVD to install the admin tools.
http://exchangeserverpro.com/exchange-2010-install-management-tools
0
 
LVL 4

Assisted Solution

by:Sabi Goraya
Sabi Goraya earned 100 total points
ID: 38765063
try using the ECP

address is : https://domainname/ecp

see if that helps...u can control the permissions as well for different admins...
0
 
LVL 63

Accepted Solution

by:
Simon Butler (Sembee) earned 300 total points
ID: 38765109
ECP doesn't allow you to create the mailboxes. Ideally you will need Exchange management tools from the SP2 installation media (the DVD is usually out of date). However you will need a 64 bit workstation.

Personally I don't bother with installing the tools and will just RDP to the server. In larger sites it has been more efficient to setup a management server with terminal services that all admins can connect to. That gets round the problem of having dual accounts (admin account and a regular user account). A single user who is mail enabled and an admin is now not considered best practises.

Simon.
0

Featured Post

NAS Cloud Backup Strategies

This article explains backup scenarios when using network storage. We review the so-called “3-2-1 strategy” and summarize the methods you can use to send NAS data to the cloud

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Not sure what the best email signature size is? Are you worried about email signature image size? Follow this best practice guide.
This article aims to explain the working of CircularLogArchiver. This tool was designed to solve the buildup of log file in cases where systems do not support circular logging or where circular logging is not enabled
In this video we show how to create an Address List in Exchange 2013. We show this process by using the Exchange Admin Center. Log into Exchange Admin Center.: First we need to log into the Exchange Admin Center. Navigate to the Organization >> Ad…
how to add IIS SMTP to handle application/Scanner relays into office 365.

776 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question