Topic Last Modified: 2010-01-27

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

The message could not be received from a domain-secured domain because of a configuration error on a Receive connector.


This Error event indicates that the Receive connector that accepts mail for the domain where Domain Secured e-mail is received has been configured incorrectly. Receive connectors that accept Domain Secured e-mail must include Transport Layer Security (TLS) as a specified authentication mechanism.

User Action

To resolve this error, you must set TLS as the authentication mechanism on the Receive connector that accepts Domain Secure e-mail for the given domain. For more information, see Set-ReceiveConnector.

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.