Exchange 2010 System Requirements

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Topic Last Modified: 2009-12-15

The Microsoft Exchange 2010 Pre-Deployment Analyzer displayed this warning because your server environment does not meet one or more Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 requirements.

Before you install Exchange 2010, we recommend that you ensure that your network, hardware, software, clients, and other elements meet the requirements for Exchange 2010. In addition, make sure you understand the coexistence scenarios that are supported for Exchange 2010 and earlier versions of Exchange.

For information about the network, hardware, software, clients, and other elements required for Exchange 2010, see Exchange 2010 System Requirements.