Install Exchange Server 2013 CU via command line

Author by Andrew Bronstad

These steps are assuming a single forest, single domain envionment. Prerequistes: Windows Management Framework 3.0 (requires reboot) Prepare Active Directory schema: setup.exe /PrepareSchema /IAcceptExchangeServerLicenseTerms **The computer where you'll run the command to extend the schema needs to be in the same Active Directory domain and site as the schema master.  You can find where you schema master is by running netdom /query fsmo in a command line** Prepare Active Directory: setup.exe /PrepareAD /IAcceptExchangeServerLicenseTerms Upgrade Exchange Server 2013: setup.exe /m:upgrade /IAcceptExchangeServerLicenseTerms After the upgrade is complete Verify the version of Exchange installed.

Andrew Bronstad

Managing Architect - Unified Communications