Installing Microsoft® Exchange Server 2007 Lab Manual

Installing Microsoft® Exchange Server 2007
Objectives
After completing this lab, you will be able to:
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Verify prerequisites for a new Microsoft® Exchange Server 2007 installation. Install Exchange Server 2007 on a single server. Install Hub Transport Server, and Mailbox Server roles on a single Exchange server. Verify a successful installation. Use the built-in Exchange Server Best Practices Analyzer (ExBPA) to verify whether the new installation complies with recommended best practices. Use the command line to perform an Exchange Server 2007 installation.

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Estimated time to complete: 60 min Computers used in this Lab:
SMBEX01

Exercise 1 - Installing Exchange Server 2007 Scenario

In this exercise, you will install a new Exchange Server 2007 server with the Mailbox and Hub Transport Server roles on a single server using the GUI installation tools. You will learn to check the pre-requisites using a pre-requisites scanner built into the Exchange installation program. You will then install a new Exchange Server 2007 server with Mailbox and Hub server roles. Northwind Traders, a small gourmet food distribution company, has made a decision to implement Exchange Server 2007 as their e-mail system. They wish to install Exchange Server 2007 on a single server running all Exchange Server roles. Northwind Traders must make sure that the server is adequately prepared and that their network environment meets the pre-requisites for a new Exchange installation.

Task 1: Prepare for a new Exchange Server 2007 installation.
Complete this Task on:

SMBEX01

a. Click Start, click All Programs, click Accessories, and then click Windows Explorer. b. In the left pane, expand My Computer, expand Local Disk (C:), and then click the Exchange Server 2007 BETA 2 folder to open it.

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select the I accept option.aspx?LabID=749b794c-6bb8-4ed9-8921-0727b06331e7 (2 of 6)11/12/2010 9:58:04 AM . c.com/resources/virtuallabs/manualprint. Task 3: Install Exchange Server 2007 on SMBEX01. Note: On the Start screen.Installing Microsoft® Exchange Server 2007 Lab Manual c. Read the Warning that Outlook Web Access and ActiveSync will not work until a Client Access role is installed into the site. c. Note: Wait for the installation to copy necessary files (approx 30 seconds). On the Server Role Selection screen. b. click Install Microsoft Exchange. On the Start screen. f. d. in the Install list.exe. a. the organization has already been prepared) Installing the Hub Transport Role (4 ½ minutes) Installing the Mailbox Role (11 minutes) q q q b. click Install. https://www.0 and Install MMC 3. On the Microsoft Exchange Server Installation screen. Note: Wait for Exchange Server to install. On the Install screen click Close. Note: Note that the server and environment will now be scanned for pre-requisites (approx 1 minute). On the Microsoft Exchange Server Installation screen. On the License Agreement screen.0 links are disabled because these prerequisite components have already been installed for you. select the Hub Transport Role and Mailbox Role and click Next. The Exchange Management Console will open. Complete this Task on: SMBEX01 a. note that the Install . e. and then click Next. Complete this Task on: SMBEX01 Note: The Installation Pre-Checks scan has been completed successfully. In the Client Settings screen click No and click Next. The installation program is now q Copying Exchange files (2 ½ minutes) Preparing Organization (in order to expedite this lab. Double-click Setup. g. On the Error Reporting screen click No and click Next.NET Framework 2. Task 2: Choose to install Mailbox. d. minimize it. On the Introduction screen click Next. and Hub Transport server roles. On the Installation Type screen click Custom Exchange Server Installation and click Next. click Finish.microsoft.

j. click Manage Mailbox Role. l. m.Installing Microsoft® Exchange Server 2007 Lab Manual e. select New user and click Next. b. Complete this Task on: SMBEX01 a. On the Completion page. click Browse to select an Organizational Unit. On the New Mailbox page. In First Name box type Spencer. In the Confirm Exit dialog box click Yes. In the New Mailbox page.com/resources/virtuallabs/manualprint. In Last Name box type Low. Task 5: View server configuration in Exchange Management Console. i. In the Exchange Management Console. in the Navigation Tree. f. Leave Exchange Management Console running. g.microsoft. Maximize the Exchange Management Console. d. Complete this Task on: SMBEX01 https://www. click Managers and click OK. Task 4: Create a new user. In User logon name box type spencer. On the Introduction page. b. Task 6: Use the ExBPA tool to scan the new installation for compliance with recommended best practices. Note: Notice that a database has been created with the name Mailbox Store c. In the Password and Confirm Password boxes type P@ssw0rd and click Next. click New. click Finish. In the Actions pane. c. in the left pane. expand Microsoft Exchange. Complete this Task on: SMBEX01 a. h. click New Mailbox. expand Recipient Configuration and then click Recipient Configuration. Note: Notice that Mailbox and Hub Transport roles have been installed on the SMBEX01 server. In Select Organizational Unit. n. On the Mailbox Settings page click Next. and then click Server Configuration.aspx?LabID=749b794c-6bb8-4ed9-8921-0727b06331e7 (3 of 6)11/12/2010 9:58:04 AM . In the Action Pane. k. In the Mailbox Information window. ensure that User Mailbox is selected and click Next. On the Exchange Management Console. e.

In the Update and Customer Feedback screen. You will follow these instructions to install the Hub Transport role. i. click Toolbox. A consultant hired by Northwind Traders recently created instructions for installing Exchange configurations by using command-line tools. l. click Select Options for a new scan. Browse through the issues. click Connect to the Active Directory server. b. click Export Report. f. In the Update and Customer Feedback screen.Performing a Scripted Install on Exchange Server 2007 Scenario In this exercise. In the Welcome Screen. d. View the export and the close Internet Explorer. p. click Do not check for updates on startup. j. click the All Issues tab. In View Best Practices Report. click View a report of this Best Practices scan. e. click I don't want to join the program at this time. m.Installing Microsoft® Exchange Server 2007 Lab Manual a. In the Update and Customer Feedback screen. h. you will install an additional role. click Start scanning. Northwind Traders wants to add an Exchange Client Access server role to the company's Exchange Server 2007 infrastructure. on the Exchange Server 2007 server SMBEX01 by using command-line tools. g. In the Connect to Active Directory screen. Close the ExBPA.aspx?LabID=749b794c-6bb8-4ed9-8921-0727b06331e7 (4 of 6)11/12/2010 9:58:04 AM . c. Note: Notice that no critical issues are shown after scanning. In View Best Practices Report. Hub Transport. o. Switch to the Exchange Management Console.com/resources/virtuallabs/manualprint. Exercise 2 . Note: Wait for the ExBPA tool to scan. Complete this Task on: SMBEX01 https://www.xml. In the Start a New Best Practices scan dialog box. Task 1: Install an Exchange Server 2007 role by using command-line tool. k. click Go to Welcome Screen. In Export report type NWTraders Post-Install report and click Save. In Windows Explorer. navigate to C:\Documents and Setting\Administrator \Application Data\Microsoft\ExBPA and then double-click NWTraders Post-Install report. In the Toolbox.microsoft. When the scan has completed. In the left pane. double-click Best Practices Analyzer. n.

At the command prompt. In Exchange Management Console. Task 2: Review the server configuration in Exchange Management Console. b. type http://SMBEX01. Leave Exchange Management Console running. Mailbox roles have been installed in the SMBEX01 server d. b. In Internet Explorer. Click Start. In Outlook Web Access. Log on to Outlook Web Access as nwtraders\spencer with a password of P@ssw0rd d. Client Access. Complete this Task on: SMBEX01 a. Click All Programs.aspx?LabID=749b794c-6bb8-4ed9-8921-0727b06331e7 (5 of 6)11/12/2010 9:58:04 AM . When "The Microsoft Exchange server setup operation completed successfully" message appears. ensure that English (United States) is selected in the https://www. Press ENTER. c. and then click Internet Explorer. b. click Refresh Note: Notice that Hub Transport.microsoft. Observe the command-line installation progress through the following stages: q Performing Microsoft Exchange Server Prerequisite Check (1 minutes)Note: Notice the line that appears confirming the roles you are installing. in the left pane. and then click Command Prompt. type the following command: Copy Code Exsetup /roles:ClientAccess /mode:install d. Copying files (1 minute) Installing Client Access Role (4 minutes) q q Note: Wait for the Client Access Role to be installed. c.nwtraders. click All Programs. expand Microsoft Exchange and then click Server Configuration. switch to the Exchange setup folder by typing CD "C: \Program Files\Microsoft\Exchange Server\bin" and then pressing ENTER. e.Installing Microsoft® Exchange Server 2007 Lab Manual a. At the command prompt.com/resources/virtuallabs/manualprint. close the command prompt by typing exit and then pressing ENTER. Task 3: Use Microsoft Office Outlook® Web Access on the SMBEX01 server to confirm Client Access Role. Switch to the Exchange Management Console. in the Address bar.com/OWA and then press ENTER. f. c. click Accessories. In the Action Pane. Complete this Task on: SMBEX01 a.

In the Subject line. click New to create a new message. g. b. Close Internet Explorer. click Check Messages Note: Note that the new message has arrived and is visible in the preview pane. e. Complete this Task on: SMBEX01 a. Wait a minute for the new mail to send and then in Outlook Web Access. In the new e-mail message. Task 4: Ensure mail flow by sending a test e-mail message. In Outlook Web Access.aspx?LabID=749b794c-6bb8-4ed9-8921-0727b06331e7 (6 of 6)11/12/2010 9:58:04 AM . d.com/resources/virtuallabs/manualprint. Click Yes for the Internet Explorer security warning. and then click OK. type spencer and then press CTRL + K to resolve the name.Installing Microsoft® Exchange Server 2007 Lab Manual Language box. type Installed Exchange Server 2007 today. https://www. f. e. in the To box. In the message body.microsoft. Click Send. type Exchange Installed Successfully! c. In Outlook Web Access running as Spencer Low. click Log Off.

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