Internal mail from Exchange 2010 to 2003 failed

Posted on 2013-12-15
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Last Modified: 2016-07-11
Fail to email from Exchange 2010 to 2003 internally

New Exchange 2010 just setup and Co Existing with the Exchange 2003
our goal are both of them running all fine together

Internal 2003 to external = OK
Internal 2003 to internal 2003 = OK
Internal 2003 to internal 2010 = OK
External to 2003 = OK

Internal 2010 to external = OK
Internal 2010 to internal 2010 = OK
Internal 2010 to internal 2003 = FAILED
External to 2010 = OK

Routing Group Connector:
New-RoutingGroupConnector -Name "Interop RGC" -SourceTransportServers "2010.company.local" -TargetTransportServers "2003.company.local" -Cost 10 -Bidirectional $true -PublicFolderReferralsEnabled $true

Exchange 2003 SMTP Vr Srv Permission:
Exchange 2003 SMTP Vr Srv Permission
Microsoft Routing Engine Services are RESTARTED after above setting/changes.
Question by:william0915
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Simon Butler (Sembee) earned 2000 total points
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That isn't the default settings. All three authentication options should be set on the SMTP virtual server.
Also ensure that there are no connection restrictions on the SMTP virtual server so the Exchange 2010 server is unable to connect.

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by:Simon Butler (Sembee)
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Object. ID: 39720952 is the solution.

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