Supporting Messaging Clients

Get the Status of an IMAP4 Virtual Server

You can find the status of a server at a glance. If the IMAP4 virtual server is running, the server's folder displays an open mailbox in the console tree. If the virtual server is not running, a red circle with an "x" is displayed in front of the mailbox on the server's folder.

To view the status of an IMAP4 virtual server:

  1. Start System Manager
    on the Start menu, point to Programs, point to Microsoft Exchange, and then click System Manager.
  2. Navigate to IMAP4.

    System Manager

    1. Administrative Groups
    2. Administrative group
    3. Servers
    4. Server
    5. Protocols
    6. IMAP4
  3. In the console tree, the status of the server is graphically displayed in front of the open mailbox graphic before the name of the virtual server. If the server is running, you will see an open mailbox graphic. If the server is not running, you will see a graphic indicating that: