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After you move a Microsoft Exchange 2000 Server computer or a Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 computer from one organizational unit to another within the domain, or after you rename the organizational unit, the following events are logged in the application event log:
Event ID: 9186
Microsoft Exchange System Attendant has detected that the local computer is not a member of group 'cn=Exchange Domain Servers,cn=Users,dc=microsoft,dc=com'. System Attendant is going to add the local computer into the group.
The current members of the group are 'CN=SERVERNAME,OU=NEWOU,DC=microsoft,DC=com; '.
Event ID: 9187These events are logged even though the Exchange Server computer is a member of the Exchange Domain Servers group.
Microsoft Exchange System Attendant failed to add the local computer as a member of the DS group object 'cn=Exchange Domain Servers,cn=Users,dc=microsoft,dc=com'.
Please stop all the Microsoft Exchange services, add the local computer into the group manually and restart all the services.
This issue may occur if the following condition is true:
To resolve this issue, use the appropriate method.
Method 1Restart System Attendant to refresh the cached value.
Note You must restart the following services that depend on the System Attendant service:
Method 2If your Exchange Server computer is not listed, follow these steps:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
The machine account for the Exchange Server computer can be moved to an organizational unit other than Computers in Microsoft Active Directory directory service without any problems.
Article ID: 271335 - Last Review: October 25, 2007 - Revision: 7.5