RE: Server change

  • From: mathif@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • To: exchangelist@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 14 Jul 2004 09:00:10 +0300

You may have to go for MOVE MAIL BOX METHOD, where if both of these servers
are in same site, you can move all the mailboxes from 5.5 to 2k and outlook
profile will be udpate accordingly, no need for manually configuring the

Have a look at the following articles; 

Exchange Migration Documents;

316886 - HOW TO Migrate from Exchange Server 5.5 to Exchange 2000 Server;EN-US;316886

296260 - XGEN How to Configure a Two-Way Recipient Connection Agreement for
Exchange Server 5.5 Users;EN-US;296260

274173 - XADM Documentation for the NTDSNoMatch Utility;EN-US;274173

256862 - XADM How to Correct Mismatched Accounts After Active Directory
Connector Replication;EN-US;256862

284148 - XADM How to Remove the Last Exchange Server 5.5 Computer from an
Exchange 2000 Administrative Group;EN-US;284148

152959 - XADM How to Remove the First Exchange Server in a Site;EN-US;152959

Mohammed Athif Khaleel 
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-----Original Message-----
From: Adel Guia Cruz [mailto:aguia@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
<mailto:aguia@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> ] 
Sent: Tuesday, July 13, 2004 11:56 PM
To: [ExchangeList]
Subject: [exchangelist] Server change <> 

I have one Exchange 5.5 server (NetBIOS name MAIL1 ) in the DMZ (Domain1). 
I install a new Exchange 2000 (NetBIOS name MAIL2) server in my internal
domain (Domain2)
All my clients have Microsoft Outlook 2000 and are using MAIL1.
I need to change all my user to the new Exchange 2000 server MAIL2
How can I change the  Exchange server name MAIL1 to MAIL2 in all my
Microsoft Outlook 2000 client without go to each computer ???
Can I change the name off Exchange 2000 server computer MAIL2 to MAIL1 ?
Excuse me for my English 

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