Managing Exchange Servers

Managing Servers With System Manager

System Manager is a Microsoft Management Console (MMC) file named Exchange System Manager.msc. It is available on the Start menu from the Microsoft Exchange program group. It provides a graphical two-pane view of Exchange objects with a console tree on the left and a details pane on the right. You can view context menus for each object by right-clicking the object. You can move some objects with a drag and drop operation.

Managing Domain Controllers

By default, System Manager binds to the first available domain controller located on the network. You can override the default domain controller by adding the Exchange System snap-in to an MMC console. You will be prompted to specify a domain controller.

This can be useful in the following scenarios:

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Related Topics

Manage Servers with System Manager Add or Remove Exchange Snap-ins