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Enable Auto Discover in Exchange Server 2003 for Outlook 2007/10/13

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Hi Techies,

I am looking for a way to unable auto discover on Exchange 2003 server please advise step by step process (including DNS entries) .
As per current setup our Email Server (Exchange 2003) is hosted in Windows Server 2003.
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Question by:Dinesh Mehta
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by:jmac44
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You have conflicting remarks, your subjects says enable and your text body says unable. What do you want to do enable or disable?
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by:Alan Cox
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Autodiscover (true) started with Exchange 2007. 2003 doesn't really support autodiscover
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by:Dinesh Mehta
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Sorry for My mistake I want to enabled it pls correct....

Alan Cox are you sure Exchange 2003 will not work for Autodiscover ?
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I can concur with Alan 2007 was when Auto-Discover was implemented.
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Yes it was not introduced until Exchange 2007
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by:Dinesh Mehta
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Then I need to upgrade the Exchange Server First.....
Mean while could you guys can share the process for Exchange 2007 ?
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Hi,

I would suggest that you migrate to at least Exchange 2010, since 2007 will go out of support in 5 months or so (11 april 2017).
If you are looking for 2003 to 2010 migration, then you can use one at link below. I have used it 2-3 times, and it is nice one.

Link: http://www.petenetlive.com/KB/Article/0000234

Regards,
Ivan.
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You may not be able to get Exchange 2007. You may only be able get a downgrade license from 2016 to 2010. you can only migrate to the second next version (n2) please read http://exchangeserverpro.com/exchange-server-upgrades-migrations/ 

If you can get Exchange 2007 please read these steps to migrate http://exchangeserverpro.com/exchange-2007-transition-guide/
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If you have to downgrade to Exchange 2010 this would be a good starting point http://windowsitpro.com/exchange-server-2010/migrating-exchange-server-2003-exchange-server-2010-small-organization-perspect

Either way you need to get off of Windows 2003 server it is EOL and poses a security risk.
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by:Dinesh Mehta
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Thanks a lot guys for your quick comments... I appreciate.
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