Configuring bv-control for exchange 10.5.1 in a Exchange 2007 environment - no such role as "Exchange Full Administrator”

Article:TECH182363  |  Created: 2012-02-27  |  Updated: 2012-02-27  |  Article URL
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On page 27 the document “Symantec BV-Control™ for Microsoft® Exchange 10.5.1 Getting Started Guide” it talks about "Minimum software requirements for Exchange 2007 support" In the list of "Permissions required for Exchange configuration" it suggests that you require "Exchange Full Administrator" permissions. However - this role does not exist in Exchange 2007.


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Exchange 2007

bv-control for Exchange 10.5.1


This is an error in the documentation.


Instead of "Exchange Full Administrator" it should read: “Exchange Organization Administrators”

The correct and complete list of "Permissions required for Exchange configuration" in an Exchange 2007 environment reads:


Permissions required for Exchange configuration

The following permissions are required to configure Exchange 2007:

  • Information Store : RMS Query service account.
  • Exchange Organization Administrators.
  • Local Administrator rights are required for all Exchange Servers to query.
  • AD Enterprise Admin Group: This permission is not required if the account has the appropriate role assigned in Microsoft Exchange, and is also a local Administrator on the server.



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