Failed to initialize directory access.The error code is in the data portion of this event.

Details
Product: Exchange
Event ID: 907
Source: MSExchangeTransport
Version: 6.5.0000.0
Message: Failed to initialize directory access.The error code is in the data portion of this event.
   
Explanation
Failed to initialize directory access.

The error code is in the data portion of this event.When the Routing Engine service tries to start it must contact the Active Directory. This error indicates that it was not able to do so.

   
User Action

Examine the specific error code. Look for additional errors being logged by DSAccess and the System Attendant (MSExchangeSA).

Often, this error is occuring due to DNS issues. It may be beneficial to run the tools netdiag and dcdiag.

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