BlackBerry Enterprise server removal from domain

johnny181
johnny181 used Ask the Experts™
on
Is there anything special to removing the BlackBerry Enterprise server from a domain? We run the BES server on a different server than our exchange server. Just making sure that it is straight forward and no hoops to jump. Our servers are running Windows 2008 R2 and Exchange 2010. BES server is running v5
Comment
Watch Question

Do more with

Expert Office
EXPERT OFFICE® is a registered trademark of EXPERTS EXCHANGE®
Senior Solution Architect
Most Valuable Expert 2015
Top Expert 2015
Commented:
Follow the steps below to remove the BES server from Exchange and your environment.

http://support.blackberry.com/kb/articleDetail?ArticleNumber=000020515

You can also reference the link below.
http://support.blackberry.com/kb/articleDetail?ArticleNumber=000004096


Will.
Md. MojahidExchange server admin
Commented:
Were you logged in as the BES Service account? This is usually besadmin.
If not, then you should login as that user.

The reinstall/remove method can sometimes work as well. That is where you login as the besadmin account, reinstall the product then remove it immediately.

Also try stopping the services before removing the product.

The links above will expire soon, for reference they are this:
http://www.blackberry.com/btsc/KB20515
http://www.blackberry.com/btsc/KB04096

Do more with

Expert Office
Submit tech questions to Ask the Experts™ at any time to receive solutions, advice, and new ideas from leading industry professionals.

Start 7-Day Free Trial