Exchange Server Toolbox Compatibility

Seamless Compatibility for Optimal Performance

Exchange Server Toolbox runs on any edition of the current Windows operating systems (64-bit) and is compatible with Microsoft Exchange Server 2013. Exchange Server Toolbox archiving to an external database is possible with Microsoft SQL Server 2008 or newer and MySQL v. 5.5 or newer. .NET 4,7,2 will be required and may be installed during setup.

Supported Operating Systems

  • Windows Server 2019 (64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2016 (64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2012 R2 (64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2012 (64-bit)
  • Windows Server Essentials

The Exchange Server Toolbox does not support Windows Server Core installations without a GUI. Learn more about Server Core.

Supported Mail Servers

Exchange Server Toolbox needs to be installed on an Exchange Server running the hub-transport role and access to the Active Directory.

  • Microsoft Exchange Server 2019
  • Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 / CU11
  • Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 SP1 (with applied patch KB2938053, see Exchange Server 2013 SP1 patch)
  • Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 / CU21

(32-bit and 64-bit)

  • hMailServer

Supported Databases

  • MSSQL Server 2017*
  • MSSQL Server 2016
  • MSSQL Server 2012
  • MSSQL Server 2008
  • MySQL v. 5.1 or newer

* MSSQL Server Standard is available in a bundle with Exchange Server Toolbox.

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