Solved

Recovery of priv1.edb & pub1.edb

Posted on 2004-04-27
10
458 Views
Last Modified: 2007-12-19
Hi

I am running Exchange 2000 on a Win 2K Server and I have had issued with mounting the data stores.

I have gone through the eseutil /mh  and /p and /d processes and I just keep getting Jet error codes of various numbers.  The last one when I run eseutil /p on priv1 is error 1206.

I have a backup which is one week old, so I could restore this backup.  

Is there anything else I can do to save the existing databases before resorting to this measure?

Thanks
0
Comment
Question by:hopecitychurch
  • 5
  • 4
10 Comments
 
LVL 8

Expert Comment

by:f_umar
ID: 10926466
0
 
LVL 8

Expert Comment

by:f_umar
ID: 10926501
0
 
LVL 21

Expert Comment

by:marc_nivens
ID: 10926998
If eseutil /p is failing with a -1206 (Jet_errDatabaseCorrupted), and you are at the latest service pack, then this DB is most likely unrecoverable.  Unless you use a 3rd party tool like ontrack to get the data out, your best bet is to restore from your previous backup.
0
Does Powershell have you tied up in knots?

Managing Active Directory does not always have to be complicated.  If you are spending more time trying instead of doing, then it's time to look at something else. For nearly 20 years, AD admins around the world have used one tool for day-to-day AD management: Hyena. Discover why

 

Author Comment

by:hopecitychurch
ID: 10928890
Seems like a stupid question but how do I find our which service pack I am currently using for exchange 2000.

I have downloaded SP3 but it doesn't respond.

Thanks

0
 
LVL 8

Expert Comment

by:f_umar
ID: 10935375
To determine which service pack installed on Microsoft Exchange Server, check the properties of the server.

click to select the server in the left-hand pane of the Admin program. Then right click Properties. You will see the version, build number, and any service packs that are installed.
0
 
LVL 8

Expert Comment

by:f_umar
ID: 10946515
do fix your problem please update!
0
 

Author Comment

by:hopecitychurch
ID: 10959142
When I go into Admin it says - Verion 6.0 Build 4417.6

This tells me that I am running Exchange 2000 but which service pack is it?
0
 

Author Comment

by:hopecitychurch
ID: 10959373
Also my M:\ drive with my MBX folder in it seems to have disappeared
0
 

Author Comment

by:hopecitychurch
ID: 10959374
Also my M:\ drive with my MBX folder in it seems to have disappeared
0
 
LVL 8

Accepted Solution

by:
f_umar earned 500 total points
ID: 10966967
reinstall the service pack 3
see this for information
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;824282

0

Featured Post

Gigs: Get Your Project Delivered by an Expert

Select from freelancers specializing in everything from database administration to programming, who have proven themselves as experts in their field. Hire the best, collaborate easily, pay securely and get projects done right.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Local Continuous Replication is a cost effective and quick way of backing up Exchange server data. The following article describes the steps required to configure Local Continuous Replication. Also, the article tells you how to restore from a backup…
This process describes the steps required to Import and Export data from and to .pst files using Exchange 2010. We can use these steps to export data from a user to a .pst file, import data back to the same or a different user, or even import data t…
In this video we show how to create a Shared Mailbox in Exchange 2013. We show this process by using the Exchange Admin Center. Log into Exchange Admin Center.: First we need to log into the Exchange Admin Center. Navigate to the Recipients >> Sha…
This video demonstrates how to sync Microsoft Exchange Public Folders with smartphones using CodeTwo Exchange Sync and Exchange ActiveSync. To learn more about CodeTwo Exchange Sync and download the free trial, go to: http://www.codetwo.com/excha…

776 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question