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    Exchange 2003 Servcie Pack 2 deployment.

    Have any of you deployed this to your 2003 exchange boxes?

    I am thinking of doing this on Monday and wonderd any of you had experinced any problems/issues?

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    Re: Exchange 2003 Servcie Pack 2 deployment.

    I have done this at a dozen sites without any issues except the last one!

    The last site had a DC thats all it did, DHCP and DNS nothing else.

    I updated the Exchange box and decided as the DC had the Exchange Administration tools on it I updated this as well.

    Everything is fine except now on the DC box the Domain Controller Security Policy shortcut no longer works!

    It reports something like it's only valid for applications that are installed!

    Yet it works fine from a custom mmc.

    Nothing else was done to this box except exchange SP2

    Weird and still looking for the fix....

    Geoff

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    Re: Exchange 2003 Servcie Pack 2 deployment.

    I've done it a few times with no problems whatsoever.

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    Re: Exchange 2003 Servcie Pack 2 deployment.

    I think we have done it, or should i say let WSUS do it for us

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    Re: Exchange 2003 Servcie Pack 2 deployment.

    I can't find any trace of it in our WSUS, it has download all other service packs and i leave them for manual approval. I have checked the settings and i have got the Exchange options ticked.

    OH well, I'll do a manual install.

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    Re: Exchange 2003 Servcie Pack 2 deployment.

    worked ok for me

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    Re: Exchange 2003 Servcie Pack 2 deployment.

    Worked ok here to

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    Re: Exchange 2003 Servcie Pack 2 deployment.

    We had no issues, I completed it at the end of last week!

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    Re: Exchange 2003 Servcie Pack 2 deployment.

    Worked fine here, and it's really an essential upgrade as it lets you have a database of 75gb instead of 15gb for sp1

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    Re: Exchange 2003 Servcie Pack 2 deployment.

    Installed it several time with no problems.

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    Re: Exchange 2003 Servcie Pack 2 deployment.

    FreeWill did ours last week and it seems to be ok

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