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16-GB Limit reached

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My exchange 2000 server just died after reaching the 16-GB limit. I located an article which instructed me on a temporary fix. Increasing to 17-GB.

My question is. Do I Upgrade to exchange 2003 or can I create a second storage group and move mail to that storage group. Will that resolve my problem

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You cant create a second storage group in Exchange 2k Standard Edition

Refrence: http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;296614

However, you better upgrade to Exchange Enterprise Edition
Either 2003 or 2000 its up to you.

Personally i would install a new exchange on a new machine as a member server and start moving the storage group to the new server then take off the old server.

Note: if you decide to use Exchange 2003 then i think that you can upgrade on the same server.

Good Luck
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Thanks very much. This is great

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