You can't select the receive connector role when you create a new receive connector in Exchange Server 2016

Symptoms

In a Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 environment, when you log on to the Exchange Admin Center (EAC) to create a new receive connector, the button to select the Frontend Transport or Hub Transport receive connector role isn't available.

Cause

This issue occurs because the available server roles can't be queried correctly.

Resolution

To fix this issue, install Cumulative Update 4 for Exchange Server 2016 or a later cumulative update for Exchange Server 2016.

Status

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

References

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Properties

Article ID: 3199353 - Last Review: Dec 13, 2016 - Revision: 1

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