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Exchange Admin Center language

Depending on your computer language settings, Exchange Admin Center can take those and open in a language you actually don't want to use.
You'll Google that this can be changed if administrator/ admin user has mailbox by openening OWA settings and changing Regional parameters.

But usually Admin user does not have mailbox or you don't want her/him to have it. You will search again and find that you can add mkt=en-US (as an example) to the URL of the Exchange Admin Center (https://yourexchangehostname/ecp?ExchClientVer=15&mkt=en-US)

Third option you have is opening Internet Explorer settings (I am using Windows 2016)

Click languagesClick Set Language Preferences

Add language you want to use by clicking Add language
Use Move up or Move Down options to put desired language on topClose Internet ExplorerOpen it again and login again to Exchange Admin Center

Upgrading a Single Copy Cluster to Exchange 2007 SP1

Upgrading the Exchange 2007 single copy cluster requires a bit changed steps than in previous Exchange Server's releases. You still have to work on a passive node tough :)))I suggest that you run Microsoft Update on all nodes prior to Exchange SP1 install. The most important part is .NET Framework 2.0 SP1 update, since Exchange is .NET Framework application!The change from previous versions is that there is no GUI for updating the cluster. You have to do the upgrade from command prompt.Let's presume that our nodes are named NODE1 and NODE2. Steps are as follows:On NODE2Move all cluster groups to NODE1 if they are not already active on NODE1 Put Windows Firewall/Internet Connection Sharing (ICS) service to manual and then START IT, since Setup will add Windows Firewall exceptions for Exchange services Stop any services that have open handles to performance counters (Performance Logs and Alerts and any Microsoft Operations Manager agents), since performance counters are changed …