Unable to initialize the Content Filter agent: %1

Details
Product: Exchange
Event ID: 301
Source: MSExchange Antispam
Version: 8.0
Symbolic Name: ContentFilterNotInitialized
Message: Unable to initialize the Content Filter agent: %1
   
Explanation

This Error event indicates that the Content Filter agent cannot start. This error may be triggered by multiple causes. Therefore, the method by which you resolve this error will depend on what triggered this event in your particular Exchange environment. For information about the Content Filter agent in Microsoft Exchange Server 2007, see Content Filtering.

   
User Action

To resolve this error, follow one or more of these steps:

  • Run the tools that Microsoft Exchange offers to help administrators analyze and troubleshoot their Exchange environment. Use the Toolbox node of the Exchange Management Console to run these tools now.

  • Review the Application log for related events. For example, events that occur immediately before and after this event may provide more information about the root cause of this error.

  • If you experience mail flow interruptions or other problems in your Exchange environment after you try to resolve this issue, contact Microsoft Customer Support. For information about how to contact support, visit Microsoft Help and Support.

If you are not already doing so, consider running the tools that Microsoft Exchange offers to help administrators analyze and troubleshoot their Exchange environment. These tools can help you make sure that your configuration is in line with Microsoft best practices. They can also help you identify and resolve performance issues, improve mail flow, and better manage disaster recovery scenarios. Go to the Toolbox node of the Exchange Management Console to run these tools now. For more information about these tools, see Toolbox in the Exchange Server 2007 Help.

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