Topic Last Modified: 2010-02-18

The Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Management Pack for System Center Operations Manager monitors the Windows Application log on computers running Exchange 2010 and generates this alert when the events specified in the following Details table are logged.

To learn more about this alert, in Operations Manager, do one or more of the following:


Product Name


Product Version

14.0 (Exchange 2010)

Event ID


Event Source


Alert Type


Rule Path

Microsoft Exchange Server/Exchange 2010/Common Components/Hub Transport and Edge Transport/Transport

Rule Name

A configuration change was detected but the updated Receive connector configuration could not be read. The configuration change will be ignored.


This Warning event indicates that a change in the configuration of a Receive connector was detected by the Microsoft Exchange Transport service, and the updated configuration couldn't be read.

User Action

To resolve this Warning event, do one or more of the following:

  • Use the Get-ReceiveConnector cmdlet in the Exchange Management Shell to review the configuration of all Receive connectors on the server that generated this error. For more information, see Get-ReceiveConnector.

  • Review other related Error and Warning events in the Application log. These related events may help you find the root cause of this error.

For More Information

If you are not already doing so, consider running the Exchange tools created to help you analyze and troubleshoot your Exchange environment. These tools can help make sure that your configuration aligns with Microsoft best practices. They can also help you identify and resolve performance issues, improve mail flow, and better manage disaster recovery scenarios. To run these tools, go to the Toolbox node of the Exchange Management Console. To learn more about these tools, see Managing Tools in the Toolbox.