How to install Microsoft Exchange server 2013- Exchange Management shell on the Windows 2008R2 server.

Hi
I we  have Windows 2008R2 and recently we have installed Exchange 2013 on our network.
I would like to install the Microsoft Exchange server 2013- Exchange Management shell on the windows 2008R2 server.
Also, I would like the account that I use to be a member of the Exchange “Organizational Management” role group.

Please post me step by steps as how to install and set up this.
Any help would be great.
Thanks
lianne143Asked:
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MAS (MVE)EE Solution Guide - Technical Dept HeadCommented:
Hi lianne143,
This command will install management tools. Navigate to Exchange media/DVD.
Setup.exe /Role:ManagementTools /IAcceptExchangeServerLicenseTerms

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please check this for more details
https://practical365.com/exchange-server/exchange-server-2013-management-tools/
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb232090(v=exchg.150).aspx
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lianne143Author Commented:
I copied the Exchange 2013 ISO to the Windows 2008R2 server I have extracted to a folder E:\EXC
Please see the attached snapshot and I am getting this error.setup.exe cannot accept command
"setup.exe cannot accept command line parameters. please use setup.com instead"

Please let me know if I am missing anything

Thanks
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Qlemo"Batchelor", Developer and EE Topic AdvisorCommented:
Please use the command line as shown in the first link, it is different from what MAS posted:
setup /m:install /r:t /InstallWindowsComponents /IAcceptExchangeServerLicenseTerm

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lianne143Author Commented:
Please see the error below
Windows PowerShell
Copyright (C) 2012 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.

PS H:\> cd C:\
PS C:\> cd E:\EXC
PS E:\EXC> setup /m:install /r:t /InstallWindowsComponents /IAcceptExchangeServerLicenseTerm

</installwindowscomponents> is not a valid command line option. To list the available command line parameters, type Setu
p /?
PS E:\EXC>
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Pete LongTechnical ConsultantCommented:
Good Question, and Good Answer ^^^

There are some pre-reqs though

Run this first;
Enable-WindowsOptionalFeature -Online -FeatureName IIS-ManagementScriptingTools,IIS-ManagementScriptingTools,IIS-IIS6ManagementCompatibility,IIS-LegacySnapIn,IIS-ManagementConsole,IIS-Metabase,IIS-WebServerManagementTools,IIS-WebServerRole

and remember DOT SLASH first!!!!
./Setup.exe /Role:ManagementTools /IAcceptExchangeServerLicenseTerms


(I can feel a blog post coming on....)

MGMT tools
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Michael B. SmithExchange & Active Directory ExpertCommented:
If you are going to use PowerShell, you must use ".\setup" instead of just "setup".

I recommend you use cmd.exe.

The error is actually complaining about the last parameter, which should be /IAcceptExchangeServerLicenseTerms - note the terminal 's'. If all you want is ManagementTools, then the command from @MAS is correct - except you used PS instead of cmd.exe.

So, for PowerShell

.\Setup.exe /Role:ManagementTools /IAcceptExchangeServerLicenseTerms

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and for cmd.exe

Setup.exe /Role:ManagementTools /IAcceptExchangeServerLicenseTerms

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Pavel MarinovCommercial Technical SupportCommented:
Please make sure you have installed all the prerequisites:

https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb232090(v=exchg.150).aspx
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Pete LongTechnical ConsultantCommented:
Took me a couple of days, but I got round to it

Exchange 2016 / 2013 Manage Remotely via PowerShell


Pete
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