Bob the best idea would be to unistall and reinstall the internet mail
service ,as nothing is stored there you won't lose any data , and hopefully
you can remember the config of the IMS so it will remake the connection !
Quote:> I need help getting the Internet Mail Service started. I
> just completed upgrading our mail service with larger
> hard drives and rebuilt the server with the original
> setup (computer name, organization, site, etc.). I
> restored the directory and information stores from an
> offline backup.
> Upon restarting the server, all service have successfully
> started with the exception of the Internet Mail Service.
> When I attempt to start the service from the Services
> application in Control Panel, I receive the following
> "Could not start the Microsoft Exchange Internet Mail
> Service on \\MAIL. Error 2140: An internal Windows NT
> error occurred."
> The attached file also contain a screenshot of the error
> from Event Viewer.
> Please help if you can. This is an urgent request.
> Thank you!