We are using SBS 2000, and it has a POP3 connector that allows this to
happen. It also has a SMTP connector for outbound.
I am not sure if this is available in the full version. I'm not sure why, or
how they determine what they will, and will not provide per version.
Figuring out what version has what, what connectors you need, etc. is a
labyrinth of confusion provided to you courtesy of the Microsoft marketing
department. It doesn't seem to be based on any real technical issues they
couldn't overcome, they just want to be sure they don't *ize their
other products, or can somehow coerce you into one of their other Enterprise
offerings by specifically limiting certain functionality you really need to
get something done simply and effectively.
I think Microsoft used to sell the connectors separately as well.
I am not sure if the
> Currently learning Exchange 2000 at home.
> I can use Outlook or Outlook Express to retrieve email from my ISP (via
> POP3) like every other home user.
> ISPs often give customers multiple email addresses each with separate
> How can I get Exchange 2000 to do it? (That way I can configure Outlook to
> use Exchange).
> If the above is possible, is it also possible to configure Exchange to
> email? (forward the email
> to the ISP's SMTP Server?)