new exchange mailbox account fails - existing accounts work

Hello - we're seeing a problem on our Exchange 2003 mail server where new user mailboxes are not being created at all, and the user shows no email addresses in their configuration.  What could be causing this?

Thanks
Damian_GardnerAsked:
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Seth SimmonsSr. Systems AdministratorCommented:
what do you mean by 'not being created at all'? no email addresses in their configuration where?

when creating a mailbox in exchange 2003, you won't see it in ESM until it's been accessed for the first time or mail is sent to it

any warnings or errors in the application log?
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Simon Butler (Sembee)ConsultantCommented:
If there is no email address being put on the object, then there is a problem with RUS.

Start here:
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/822794

That is the main troubleshooting article.

Simon.
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Damian_GardnerAuthor Commented:
we're abandoning this issue, since 2010 works ok, once we get users migrated onto it.  thanks for your help
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