Installing on the Microsoft® Exchange server
When installing GFI MailEssentials on the same server as Microsoft® Exchange 2010 or later, no pre-install actions or configurations are required.
In Microsoft® Exchange 2010 environments, GFI MailEssentials can only be installed on the servers with the following roles:
- Edge Server Role, or
- Hub Transport Role, or
- Hub Transport and Mailbox Roles - with this configuration GFI MailEssentials can also scan internal emails for viruses.
In Microsoft® Exchange 2013/2016/2019, GFI MailEssentials can only be installed on the servers with the following roles:
- Edge Transport role, or
- Mailbox role.