Downloading Exchange Server 2010 Service Pack 3

Microsoft has released Service Pack 3 for exchange server 2010. If you are planning to upgrade your exchange servers 2010 sp3 you should be aware that there is an Active Directory schema update involved. When installing SP3 on Exchange 2010 you should upgrade the server roles in the following order.

Client Access

Hub Transport

Unified Messaging


Edge Transport

Schema Update:

After download the exchange server 2010 sp3 from the Microsoft’s website, Run the following command.


Running Setup:

1. Run “setup.exe” as administrator.

2. Click Install Microsoft Exchange Server Upgrade option.


3. Click Next.


4. Accept licence agreement option, Click Next.


5. Readiness Checks screen appear, a check will be run to verify that exchange server is ready to be upgraded.


6. If everything shows Completed, click Finish.


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