|Component:||Microsoft Exchange POP3 Service|
|Message:||Message <message id> from ‘<host name>‘ exceeded the maximum hop count(<value>). The archive filename is ‘<file name>‘.|
This event indicates that the maximum number of hops permitted has been reached. This limit is set at the Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP) Virtual Server level in Exchange Server.
To set the maximum hop count on the SMTP Virtual Server, perform the following steps: