Troubleshooter: Changing the URL Used for Conferences

How can I change the URL that Exchange 2000 Conferencing Server uses for conferences?

You can change the Exchange 2000 Conferencing Server's URL by following the four-part process described in the Microsoft article "XCCC: Changing the Default Conferencing URL" (Q258790, In brief, the Exchange 2000 Conferencing Server creates two virtual root directories in Microsoft IIS: Conferencing and ConferencingPrivate. You use the Microsoft Management Console (MMC) Internet Services Manager to rename these virtual directories. After you make sure that the renamed virtual directories point to the correct file-system directories, you change a registry key and restart the IIS web server. Finally, you update the Conference Management Service properties to reflect the name change.

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