When you are preparing an AD and extending schema while installing Exchange Server 2016, you may get the following error. If this is so, try the following solution.

setup.exe: The 'term' is not recognized as the name of cmdlet, function, script file or operable program. Check the spelling off of the name, or if a path was included, verify that the path is correct and try again.

Solution:

Try executing .\setup instead of setup.exe

setup.exe: The ‘term’ is not recognized as the name of cmdlet, function, script file
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    March 28, 2020 at 8:14 pm
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    Even though we tried in that still facing same issue
    .\setup\setup.exe is not recognised as the name of a cmdlet

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