Windows Server 2019: Disabling Admin Access to the Exchange Admin Center in Windows Server 2019 Core

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In this video we show you how to disable the Exchange Admin Center on Windows Server 2019 Core just like you would on an Exchange server using the GUI and the Exchange Management Shell (EMS).

Video Steps

1. Run PowerShell

From the command prompt on Exchange 2019 Server Core, type in PowerShell and Press enter.

2. Add the Snapin

Type in Add-PSSnapin Microsoft.Exchange.Management.PowerShell.SnapIn and press enter.

3. Disable Admin Access

Run the following command to disable the EAC: Get-EcpVirtualdirectory | Set-ecpvirtualdirectory -AdminEnabled $False
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