How to fix Exchange Management Console Initialization failed “Kerberos” Authentication failed error

If you try to open Exchange management console but show Initialization failed “Kerberos” Authentication failed error, don’t panic, today, I am going to how to fix it.

1.Login to Exchange server.

2. Open Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager.

3. On the IIS Manager page, expend exchange server, select Application Pools, select MSExchangePowerShellAppPool, click Recycle.

4.On the Exchange Management page, select Click here to retry.

The issues should be fixed now.

Hope you enjoy this post.

Cary Sun

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Author: Cary Sun

Cary Sun is a Principal Consultant, He has a strong background specializing in datacenter and deployment solutions, and has spent over 20 years in the planning, design, and implementation of network technologies and Management and system integration.He hold CISCO CERTIFIED INTERNETWORK EXPERT (CCIE No.4531) from 1999.Cary is also a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) and Cisco Champion, He is a published author with serveral titles, include blogs on, author for many books. Specialties: CCIE /CCNA / MCSE / MCITP / MCTS / MCSA / Solution Expert / CCA

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