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recover a deleted mailbox

Posted on 2001-07-01
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Hello;

My question is if an NT account along with the mailbox were deleted, is there a way to recover that mailbox?
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by:slink9
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Certainly, restore from backups.  No backups?  There may be a problem.
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Points to slink9.

While Exchange 2000 by default keeps a mailbox 30 days after it has been "deleted", Exchange 5.5 kills it the instant you answer "Yes" to "Are you sure you want to delete this mailbox?"

BZ7
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And that would be why it asks ARE YOU SURE?
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by:rageshdc
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there is a way to set up exchange to keep a copy of deleted stuff...involves registry and all...too complicated and if you didn't know about it...most likely too late
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by:Brazilee
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OK- I get the picture
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by:bruintje
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Hello Brazilee

this question is open for more then 2 months
time to clean up
if not stated otherwise

my recom will be
-PAQ
-points to bluezoo7
-this will be finalized by an EE Moderator
-with no further update (15.09.2002)

PLEASE DO NOT ACCEPT THIS COMMENT AS ANSWER

HAGD:O)Bruintje
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misclicking here points to slink9
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There would seem to have been a big blooper here.  The accepted answer says points to me.  What is going on here?
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