#IAMMEC Tip: Exchange 2013 Admin Center Access via Downlevel Account

When you first install Exchange 2013, the Exchange Admin Center is a bit quirky if you want to use it with an administrative account that is sitting on an earlier version.

You will run into an issue where it will attempt to route your request to your legacy site, which doesn’t help you manage your entire infrastructure from the Exchange 2013 Admin Center.

To get past this, you have to modify the URL that you use to access it like so:

https://mobile.contoso.com/ecp?ExchClientVer=15

Note the value for ecp – in theory (as they aren’t sure if it’ll be available in release) you can modify this for 14 (for Exchange 2010).

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