Re: Need Help - E2K Installtion Failure

  • From: "Abdul Hakeem" <abdulhakeem7@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: exchangelist@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Thu, 24 Oct 2002 08:25:28 +0600

Dear Andris,

Tks for the advise.

Need few guidelines to try that. Could u kindly help further, if time permits u. /Tks in adv.

Best regds.

From: "andris tenda" <edp@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Reply-To: "[ExchangeList]" <exchangelist@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: "[ExchangeList]" <exchangelist@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: [exchangelist] Re: Need Help - E2K Installtion Failure
Date: Wed, 23 Oct 2002 16:47:01 +0700

try running forest and domain preparation first
good luck

andris tenda
----- Original Message -----
From: "Abdul Hakeem" <abdulhakeem7@xxxxxxxxxxx>
To: "[ExchangeList]" <exchangelist@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Wednesday, October 23, 2002 3:38 PM
Subject: [exchangelist] Need Help - E2K Installtion Failure

> Dear All,
> OS is W2K & I was trying to install E2K but failed during the Messaging
> & Collaboration Svc's area due to some error which I couldnt make a note
> of. It said something about 'see the event log for..'
> Then I hit the cancel button & went to the event log but couldnt find any
> unusual error logs. So I went thro' the E2K's uninstall procedure
> & to my dismay it kept certain files inside its folder in the C drive
> and I deleted them manually to flush the entire folder!! hoping that
> E2K uninstall did the needful to remove the register entries etc.
> When I try to install E2K now, the following error appears:
> The component "Microsoft Exch. Messaging & Collaboration Svc's" cannot
> assigned the action "Install" because;
> A server object for this server ("ServerName") already exists in the
> Administrative Group "First Admin. Group". You must either remove this
> Server object before installing, or run setup with "disaster recovery"
> switch if you're attempting to recover this server.
> And there's this OK button to come out of this...?
> I am a newbie for Win2K/E2K. So kindly advise me on this situ. pls.
> Thanking you all in advance.
> Hakeem.
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