I just recently createed an addtional Exchange 2003 server within my AD. After i installed Exchange and it rebooted the SMTP service does not start. I get the following error in the event log.
Event Type: Error
Event Source: Service Control Manager
Event Category: None
Event ID: 7000
Time: 9:29:12 AM
The Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP) service failed to start due to the following error:
The executable program that this service is configured to run in does not implement the service.
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