Topic Last Modified: 2008-11-14
Exchange Server 2010 setup cannot continue because the local computer is not running Microsoft Windows Server 2008 or a later version.
Exchange 2010 setup requires that the computer that is used for Microsoft Exchange be running Windows Server 2008 or a later version.
To resolve this issue, do the following:
- Run Exchange 2010 setup from a computer that is running
Windows Server 2008 or a later version.
- Upgrade the computer that you want to run Exchange 2010
setup from to Windows Server 2008 or a later
For more information about how to upgrade to Windows Server 2008 , see Microsoft Knowledge Base article 948070, "Information and resources to use when you plan to upgrade Windows Server 2003 to Windows Server 2008" (http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?linkid=3052&kbid=948070).
For more information about Windows Server 2008, see the Windows Server 2008 technical documentation at http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=110980.