Catalog of Windows Small Business Server 2008 Installation Error Messages
Updated: January 28, 2010
Applies To: Windows SBS 2008
This topic links to information about errors that you might encounter while installing Windows SBS 2008.
If you encounter an error that does not appear on this page, see “Troubleshooting Windows Small Business Server 2008” in the Windows Small Business Server Technical Library (https://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=111318).
Click a link to view information about that error message.
An error occurred while installing or configuring a Windows SBS 2008 application
An error occurred while promoting the server to a domain controller
Anti-spam agents for Exchange Server 2007 cannot be installed
Anti-spam automatic updates for Exchange Server 2007 cannot be configured
Cannot create the Active Directory structure required to create users, groups, and computer accounts for Windows Small Business Server 2008
E-mail notifications about the folder quota are not configured
Exchange ActiveSync mailbox policy settings cannot be configured
Exchange Server 2007 backup and recovery cannot be configured
Incoming and outgoing e-mail for Windows SharePoint Services cannot be configured
Organizational units in Active Directory Domain Services cannot be configured
Organizational units in Active Directory Domain Services cannot be created
Services for Exchange Server that are not required cannot be disabled
The certificate template cannot be added to the Certificate Authority component
The Client Certificate installation package cannot be created
The Client Side Extensions for Windows Small Business Server 2008 cannot be installed
The Connect Computer Web site (https://connect) cannot be configured
The connectors for Exchange Server 2007 cannot be configured.
The directory permissions for Connect Computer cannot be installed
The Exchange Administrators security groups cannot be configured
The Folder Redirection Group Policy setting cannot be configured
The Group Policy setting for virtual private networking cannot be created
The Group Policy settings for software updates were not applied
The IP address for core networking services is not configured
The monitoring and reporting data store was not installed and configured properly
The registry settings for Forefront Security for Exchange Server were not applied.
The schema extensions for Windows SBS could not be installed
The software update for virus protection for e-mail was not applied
The status for Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 could not be configured.
The storage settings for Exchange Server 2007 cannot be configured
The synchronization source for the Windows Time service could not be configured
The Web certificates for Remote Web Workplace cannot be created
The Windows Firewall for the network discovery protocols could not be configured
The Windows SBS Console does not start automatically after logon
The Windows SBS logging component did not install successfully
Unable to configure Windows Small Business Server default password policies
User and computer accounts cannot be redirected to the Windows SBS organizational units
Web applications for Exchange Server 2007 cannot be configured
Windows SharePoint Services backup and recovery is not configured
Windows Small Business Server group policies cannot be configured