We do not have a test environment and I would like to make a copy of the database on storage group 1 that needs to be defraged after all the mailbox moves to other storage groups/databases. Question: What is the best way to copy and move it without taking the email system down? Question: When [...]
Answer Question | February 1, 2012 1:56 PM
Exchange 2007, Exchange 2007 SP1, Exchange Backup, Exchange Backup & Restore, Exchange databases
How do I move the MTBDATA database from one drive to another in the same server (box) without running the performance optimizer?
Answer Question | December 1, 2008 2:51 AM
Exchange 2007, Exchange 2007 administration, Exchange 2007 databases, Exchange 2007 MTBDATA files, Exchange 2007 transaction logs, Exchange administration, Exchange databases, Exchange Transaction Log, MDBDATA log
What is MSExchange database architecture? Which format is MSExchange database stored? e.g. SQL database is stored like matrix/tabular format.
Answer Question | October 16, 2008 11:23 AM
Exchange database architecture, Exchange databases, Exchange storage
I have a server with C, D, E and F partition. Exchange is installed on D, Logs files on E and the DB on F. I tried offline defrag on one storage group on F. However, the defrag failed because the Temp file was created on the D where there is no enough space. How [...]
Answer Question | February 1, 2012 2:57 PM
Defragmentation, Exchange database defragmentation, Exchange databases
Sometime over the weekend, our Exchange 2007 environment tanked; dual-node CCR cluster. Server1 was the active node when it tanked, rebooted; Server2 became active. Rebooted Server2 with hopes of bringing Server1 back online as the active node, no joy! Both servers are W2k3 SP2, Exchange 2007.
Answer Question | October 15, 2008 2:41 PM
Exchange 2007, Exchange databases
All, I have been working on a simple VB script to dismount a specific store, run a offline defrag, then mount the store again. Since this exchange 2K3 server has mulitple stores, I would rather not stop the IS service. I would use a scheduled task to call a batch file which runs the VBscript. [...]
Answer Question | September 4, 2008 12:52 PM
Eseutil utility, Exchange 2003, Exchange databases, VBScript
I am hosting two companies email accounts. All of mailboxes are located in the First Storage Group. I created a new Storage Group “Second Storage Group” and a new Mailbox Database. I tried to move one user to the new storage group and database and I receive the following error: Logon Failure on database “First [...]
Answer Question | June 17, 2009 9:27 PM
Error 1144, Exchange 2007, Exchange databases, First Storage Group, Second Storage Group, Storage Groups
I want to take backup of mail storage database . What files should I backup in case I have to restore this database on another computer
Answer Question | February 3, 2009 4:34 PM
Backup, Exchange, Exchange 2007, Exchange Backup, Exchange databases
A question submitted on SearchExchange.com Hi, I want to do defragmentation of Exchange Database because It is the exchange 2003 standard edition and now the database size quickly increase.But I don’t know how long it will take to do offline defragmentation.I already updated to SP2.But the database size is now nearly 60 GB.
Answer Question | May 23, 2008 1:45 PM
Defragmentation, Exchange 2003, Exchange 2003 SP2, Exchange databases, Exchange defragmentation
I have Exchange 2003 in my domain, and I’m running out of storage. I have done 2 defragments for the databases already (I did that on another computer by copying the edb and stm files, defragment them and then move them back to place). But now I’m running out of space again. I have no [...]
Answer Question | August 28, 2008 7:35 AM
Exchange 2003, Exchange databases, Exchange Server backup, Exchange server data management and storage, iSCSI, RAID, RAID 5
Hi all, I want to ask if anyone knows how to open a Exchange server database? or how to read emails and contacts from the exchange using VB.Net? Thanks.
Answer Question | September 8, 2008 5:38 AM
Exchange databases, VB.NET, Visual Basic .NET
I’m looking for some information regarding host based striping of LUNs – specifically to improve performance. I have a Raid 5 LUN that hold a database. I know that I have a latency issue on this LUN so i’m debating whether to split the LUN into two seperate Raid 5 LUNS then stipe these using [...]
Answer Question | September 19, 2008 6:52 AM
Exchange databases, LUNs, RAID, RAID 5, Striping, Windows Server 2003