Before we go any further you must have the following prerequisites installed on the Windows XP machine:
- Visual C++ Redistributable
- Windows Installer 4.5
- .NET framework 3.5
Microsoft Exchange PST Capture Agent Setup Wizard ended prematurely because of an error. Your system has not been modified. To install this program at a later time, run Setup Wizard again. Click the Finish button to exit the Setup Wizard.
There is no way to get around this error message with version 2 of the PST Capture Agent. However version 1 of the PST Capture Agent works great on Windows XP and also has no issues talking to a version 2 PST Capture server - we have tested this! Unfortunately Microsoft has removed the download links for the old version of the PST Capture Agent however I have put this file back online to be used only in this scenario with legacy Windows XP machines. Please download the old version of the client from the following URL: