All of my Connection Agreements are missing, and I can't
recreate them. Get an error when trying to do so
indicating that my Exchange server couldn't be
contacted. Not sure what's going on here...need help! lol
>No, that is not the issue. I'm familiar with how new
>accounts behave during and after creation. I have the
>Exchange parts integrated into the MMC. I always get
>prompted to add a mailbox. However, none of the emails
>fields are populated after account creation (given time
>for replication and such).
>This seems almost like the ADC lost its way between the
>Exchange Servers and the DCs.
> - CJ
>>Sounds like you have two very common issues:
>>a) You will not be prompted to create a mailbox on a
>machine that does not
>>have the Exchange System Manager installed, so that
>would be the problem
>>with your DC
>>b) Mailboxes are not actually created until the user
>logs in for the first
>>time or until they receive some mail.
>>Microsoft Exchange MVP
>>> Here's an interesting problem I thought I'd only have
>>> deal with when using Active Directory Connectors
>>> Exchange 5.5:
>>> I recently migrated my mail servers from a mixed
>>> setup to all Exchange 2000 in native mode. Suddenly,
>>> not immediately after the migration as far as I can
>>> new users (created from the AD Users and Computers
>>> a DC)are being created are being created successfully,
>>> but their mailboxes are not. When I go directly to
>>> AD U&C MMC on an Exchange 2000 server, the new users
>>> appears to create successfully, but is actually never
>>> The only other time I have ever seen behavior like
>>> was when I had a mixed Exchange environment and the DC
>>> that owned the ADC between AD and the 5.5 Exchange
>>> servers was down.
>>> So basically I can't complete new user account
>>> if a mailbox is required.
>>> - CJ