To use the Exchange On-Premises feature, you need to install the Exclaimer Exchange Transport Agent.
Before starting the setup, make sure you have the following:
System requirements for the Exclaimer Exchange Transport Agent
- Windows Server 2016 and above
- Exchange 2016 CU18 and above
- PowerShell version 4 or above
- .Net Framework 4.7.2 or above
A domain administrator account for the on-premise domain
To have the required permission level to install the Exclaimer Exchange Transport Agent, you will need to be signed in with an account that is a domain administrator.
To download the Exclaimer Exchange Transport Agent:
The Exclaimer Exchange Transport Agent can be downloaded within the Exchange On-Premises section of the Exclaimer Cloud portal.
For more details, see Exclaimer Exchange Transport Agent.
To install the Exclaimer Exchange Transport Agent on Windows Server Core:
- Run PowerShell
- Navigate to the folder path where the file has been downloaded.
NOTE: In most cases, Windows stores the Downloads folder under your user profile. To navigate to the Downloads folder quickly, type in the following PowerShell command:
Enter the following command to run the installer:
- Follow the steps on-screen to complete the installation.
As it is a Microsoft Installer (MSI), there are a number of values you can pass to the MSI when installing it via msiexec to allow for an installation that requires little graphical interaction.
The different parameters you can pass in the MSI are listed below with examples:
|IMPRINTFRONTEND_URL||Yes||The URL is given in the Portal - this is the address of the imprint server your emails will pass through in order to receive a signature.
msiexec /i “C:\Temp\ExclaimerCloudForExchange.msi” IMPRINTFRONTEND_URL="https://us.imprint.exclaimer.net" API_KEY="*****************************************************" /q
For more information, see Service Uri in Exclaimer Cloud Signatures for Exchange.
|API_KEY||Yes||The API Key you created within the Portal - this needs to be validated in order to route an email to the Exclaimer service.
For more information, including how to add and remove API keys, see the API Keys section in Exclaimer Cloud Signatures for Exchange.
|INSTALLFOLDER||No||The location where the routing agent will be installed.
We recommend it to be on the root drive of the server, that is C:\Program Files\
|ACCEPTED_SENDERS||No||This is a comma-separated array of SMTP email addresses. It is used to limit the routing agent to a specific list of sender addresses that will be processed.|
This is a comma-separated array of distribution group display names. It is used to limit the routing agent to a specific list of distribution groups whose members will be processed.
For more information, please see: How to manage Exclaimer Cloud Signatures for Exchange settings using PowerShell?