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Exchange 2013 - Dedicated server for backup restores

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Last Modified: 2017-06-23
We installed a separate Exchange mailbox role server just for restoring backups. It’s not in a DAG. Will this server will still be used for smtp traffic due to the transport service? Will this be a problem? Can we just disable that service as it’s used for restores only?
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