Exchange Server Tools Online by Dec. 31

Exchange Server Tools Online by Dec. 31

Microsoft Corp. last week said it will make a new service pack and several messaging migration tools for Exchange Server 5.5 available for free download from its Web site by Dec. 31.

Service Pack 2 for Exchange Server 5.5 is a collection of all Exchange Server fixes and enhancements issued to date, a Microsoft spokesman said.

New features include a replication utility that will let users at different companies replicate information in shared public folders, a wizard for moving servers among sites or organizations and Secure Multipurpose Internet Extensions Version 2 support in the Outlook for Macintosh mail client, which now also runs on the Mac OS 8.5.

Microsoft's service pack can be downloaded free from

No updated information was available about beta and ship times for the next version of Exchange - code-named Platinum - which is due after the release of Microsoft's Office 2000 suite.

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