Microsoft Exchange 2007 Information Store may fail to start after reboot


Microsoft Exchange 2007 Information Store may fail to start after reboot

I found the following article while trying to figure out why a new SBS 2008  server install would not automatically start the Exhange information store after a reboot.  

The steps resolved the issue for anyone who has experienced this problem, Microsoft seems to have a solution to your dilemma.

The following knowledgebase will help you to resolve Microsoft Exchange Information Store in Exchange 2007 fail to start after reboot problem
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After installation of Exchange 2007 Server on Windows 2003 64 Bit / Windows 2003 R2 64 Bit Domain Controller,

the Microsoft Exchange Information Store may fail to start after reboot
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The “Microsoft Exchange Information Store” try to start before

“Microsoft Exchange Active Directory Topology Service” service gather

the required information to operate from the Domain Controller.

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Note: Before editing the registry its recommended to review:…

1. Click on “Start Menu”, “Run” and Enter “Regedt32”.

2. Expand “HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESystemCurrentControlSetServicesMSExchangeIS”.

3. On the Right Pane, Double Click “DependOnService”.

4. At the end of the Value Data, type “MSExchangeADTopology”.

5. Close Registry Editor.

6. Reboot the Server.


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