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Retrieving corrupted messages after a 2003 to 2007 mailbox migration

Scenario,
Migrated users from 2003 to 2007 all users ok except 4 or 5, they failed do to corrupted messages.  If I explained the window for Skip corrupt messages up to lets say 50, and then the mailbox moves ok.  Lets say that 35 messages were left behind due to corruption, is there any way to retrieve/recover those 35 messages.
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Matthew MillersCommented:
I dont know why you would want to, if the messages are corrupted then it is probably a good idea to keep them out of the destination store.
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NetProITAuthor Commented:
I don't want to import a "corrput" message I would like to recover/repair the messages.  You see the problem is the user may actually want or need the message.  It might be a very very important email.  The problem is you don't know what emails are going to be left behind as corrupt until after it happens.  I want to know if my CEO says "that message that was left behind, I must have that retrieved"  How would I do that?  Even it I retieve it and put it in a PST would be fine but I need to know that I can get those messges.
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NetProITAuthor Commented:
OK here is the Solution:

Export the users email to .pst  again Export not Archive to .pst file.  Start migration allowing for corrput messages to be skipped.  Once migration is complete check logs to see what items were skipped.  If user needs any of those items; you can retreive them from the Exported .pst file.   I would not import them into the users mailbox but rather into an existing or new .pst file.  
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