Installing the Exchange System Management Tools


Topic Last Modified: 2007-02-08

After you install the required prerequisites, you are ready to run Exchange setup. You can also install the management tools on the following operating systems.

Exchange Server 2003 does not run on 64-bit editions of Windows Server 2003.  Exchange Server 2003 management tools for remote administration can be installed on a computer running supported versions of Windows such as Windows Server 2003, or Windows Server 2000 Service Pack 4 (SP4).  Exchange Server 2003 management tools cannot be installed on a computer running Windows Vista.

The following lists include the requirements that you must fulfill before you install the Exchange Management Tools on each operating system.

For detailed information about installing the Exchange System Management Tools, see How to Install the Exchange System Management Tools.

  • Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager

  • Internet Information Services (IIS) snap-in

  • Windows 2000 version of the Administrative Tools Pack

  • Internet Information Services (IIS) snap-in

  • SMTPSVC service running

  • Network News Transfer Protocol (NntpSvc) service running