You don't need to modify the directory names via MSW, etc. You can simply
alter the display names of the Organisation and Site, and these will become
the new values in your Exchange 2000 organisation when you add the first E2k
server to a 5.5 site (well, the Site display name becomes your first admin
group name in E2k).
Microsoft Gold Certified Partner
> the displaynames are all face-masking .....
> the real "internal" naming will becomes the problem .....
> As of that, you can do an ExchangeMoveServer procedure (included in
> sp3 and above)
> to rename your organisation and/or site to a different name ..... so this
> renaming will reflects
> _all_ "internal" namings ....
> regards, uli ;-)
> >Does anyone know of any negative consequences of changing the Exchange
> >organization / site display names? I have "_" and "." characters I need
> >remove before adding an Exchange 2000 server to the site.
> >(this is in a production environment)