Connect to the Internet Wizard fails with the error "Windows SBS did not properly configure your email. To correct this, re-run this wizard"
Source: Microsoft Support
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The Connect to the Internet Wizard on Small Business Server 2008 may fail with the following error message:
Windows SBS did not properly configure your email. To correct this, re-run this wizard.
The issue can be caused if the receive connector in Exchange 2007 named "Default <servername>" has been deleted or disabled.
To resolve this problem, follow these steps:
Create a new receive connector by the name "Default <servername>". To do this, follow these steps:
- Open Exchange Management Console.
- Navigate to Server Management - Hub Transport - Receive Connector.
- Right Click and chose "New Receive Connector".
- In the Name field enter "Default <servername>" (Make sure that we have a space between Default and hostname).
- Choose "Internal" in "Select the intended use for this Receive Connector".
- Under "Remote Network Settings", left the default setting and click next.
- Click New to create a new receive connector.
After we have created a new Receive Connector, re-run the Connect to Internet Wizard.
The logfile for the Connect to internet Wizard will show the following exception Message:
No default receive connector found. Stack:
at Microsoft.WindowsServerSolutions.Messaging.Tasks.Utils.ConnectorUtils.RebindInternalIntranetReceive(IPAddress ip, IPAddress dg, IPAddress netmask)
The Log file is named ctiw.log and is created in the "c:\program files\Windows Small Business Server\Logs" folder.
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Article ID: 974979 - Last Review: 08/25/2009 12:37:06 - Revision: 1.0
Windows Small Business Server 2008 Premium, Windows Small Business Server 2008 Standard
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