Cannot install Exchange 5.5 Administrator on a Windows 2003 machine. (NETIQKB49824)

  • 7749824
  • 02-Feb-2007
  • 21-Jun-2007

Resolution

fact
Microsoft Windows Server 2003

fact
Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5

fact
Directory and Resource Administrator 7.x

symptom
Cannot install Exchange 5.5 Administrator on a Windows 2003 machine.

symptom
Error: 'Exchange Server 5.5 is not supported by this version of Windows.'

cause
Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5 will not install on a Windows 2003 server, so the installation is halted immediately after the operating system version check. 

fix

Install the Exchange 5.5 Administrator from an Exchange 2003 CD if you are installing on a Windows 2003 server. The install option is available under 'Microsoft Exchange System Management Tools'.



Additional Information

Formerly known as NETIQKB49824

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