Restore pub.edb

I had an Exchange 2000 server crash.  I managed to save the pub.edb and pub.stm files.  I rebuilt new server as Exchange 2003 and I think it has a different Exchange site name then the 2000 server.  I would like to get the data out of the public contact in the those files and bring it into the new Exchange server.  Let me know what detail I need to provide.
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redseatechnologiesCommented:
Hi tim_mcgue,

You either have to build a machine with all the same names and remount the databases - or - purchase software that lets you extract the data directly

http://www.ontrack.com

Hope that helps,

-red

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tim_mcgueAuthor Commented:
Thanks red for the response.  I tried building a new server but it failed.  Other people gave advice in other forums that everything has to be exactly the same with active directory.  I decided to count my losses and rebuild the public contacts list.  I went back to some previously sent e-mails and used the tool from mapilab found here:
http://www.mapilab.com/outlook/add_contacts/

Thanks again,
Tim
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