Exchange User Mailbox: Installing Index Store, Content Analyzer, and Web Server


Applies to: Exchange data sources where the Index Server is not reused

If you want to include Exchange user mailboxes for discovery and compliance tasks in Data Insights and you do not reuse an existing Index Server, the Risk Analysis software packages must be installed on specific computers.

Important: You do not need to install any of the packages listed in the following procedure if content indexing is configured for Exchange backups. Select the Index Server used for Exchange backups when you create the Sensitive Data Governance data classification plan.


  1. On the Exchange access node, install the following packages:

  2. On the computer that will be used as the Index Server, install the following packages:

    • Index Gateway package

    • Index Store package

      Note: For Risk Analysis, the Index Store package must be installed on a computer that will function as a standalone Index Server. The computer cannot be part of an Index Server cloud.

What to Do Next

Return to Installing Software Components for Sensitive Data Governance and begin with the steps to verify the Content Analyzer cloud.

Adding Exchange User Mailbox Data Sources