The following error was generated when “$error.Clear(); install-adam -Port $RoleAdamLdapPort -SslPort $RoleAdamSslPort ” was run: “Microsoft.Exchange.Management.Edge.SetupTasks.AdamSetAclsProcessFailureException: Active Directory Lightweight Directory Service (AD LDS) process dsacls.exe failed with error code 58 when setting the access control list (ACL) on OU=MSExchangeGateway.    at Microsoft.Exchange.Configuration.Tasks.Task.ThrowError(Exception exception, ErrorCategory errorCategory, Object target, String helpUrl)

Last Updated on February 27, 2018 by admin

While installing Edge Transport Server role on Windows Server 2016, if you get the following error:

Error: The following error was generated when “$error.Clear();

install-adam -Port $RoleAdamLdapPort -SslPort $RoleAdamSslPort

” was run: “Microsoft.Exchange.Management.Edge.SetupTasks.AdamSetAclsProcessFailureException: Active Directory Lightweight Directory Service (AD LDS) process dsacls.exe failed with error code 58 when setting the access control list (ACL) on OU=MSExchangeGateway.    at Microsoft.Exchange.Configuration.Tasks.Task.ThrowError(Exception exception, ErrorCategory errorCategory, Object target, String helpUrl)

Workaround

Check the following two things:

1. network connectivity issue

2. problem with the default permissions on the target drive

Happy server administration.

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