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You cannot open the Exchange Management Console (EMC) in Microsoft Exchange Server 2007. Additionally, you receive the following error message:
Active Directory server dcservername is not available Error message: A local error occurred
This problem may occur if the Windows profile of your user account is corrupted.
This problem may also occur if Exchange Powershell cannot connect to a server that has stored credentials. Exchange Powershell must connect to the server to retrieve forest information that is incorrect or that does not have correct permissions.
To resolve this problem, use another domain user account to try to open the Exchange Management Console. This account must have administrative credentials for the Exchange server. If the Exchange Management Console can be opened successfully, follow these steps to rebuild the questionable Windows user profile:
Article ID: 945604 - Last Review: December 11, 2007 - Revision: 2.0