Solved

Exmerge Error: 0x8004011d - Verified IS is running and user is delegated Exchange Full Admin w/mailbox

Posted on 2008-06-10
8
823 Views
Last Modified: 2008-06-10
We have 2 Exchange server, 1 is an older one that we are trying to migrate to the second.

I am trying to run Exmerge on the 2nd new Exchange server to migrate a user off (PST).

When I run I get the following error:
[09:35:43] Error opening message store (MSEMS). Verify that the Microsoft Exchange Information Store service is running and that you have the correct permissions to log on. (0x8004011d)

I have verified that the IStore services are running, the account I am using has delegated rights to Exchange Full Admin and has a mailbox (not on the new server though...).

One thing I did notice in AD on the new Exchange server, was that when I goto Exchange Advanced of the user's properties, then Mailbox Rights, the "Full Mailbox Access" tab has both the Allow and Deny checked and greyed out?!
0
Comment
Question by:RTM2007
  • 3
  • 3
  • 2
8 Comments
 
LVL 16

Expert Comment

by:robrandon
ID: 21751221
Make sure the account is not disabled and not hidden from the global address list.
0
 
LVL 2

Author Comment

by:RTM2007
ID: 21751249
The account I am using (MailAdmin) and the account I am trying to ExMerge Out (Andrea.Ba...) are both NOT hidden from the GAL and both NOT disabled.
0
 
LVL 35

Expert Comment

by:rakeshmiglani
ID: 21751301
is the MailAdmin account having "Send As" rights?"
you can find that from the security tab
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

 
LVL 2

Author Comment

by:RTM2007
ID: 21751420
Send As on the new Exchange server is checked for both Allow and Deny (greyed out)
0
 
LVL 16

Accepted Solution

by:
robrandon earned 250 total points
ID: 21751462
The problem is with the Deny setting.  You need to remove it.

http://www.msexchange.org/tutorials/ExMerge-Recover-Mailbox.html

0
 
LVL 35

Assisted Solution

by:rakeshmiglani
rakeshmiglani earned 250 total points
ID: 21751498
the deny should not be there.
it needs to removed.
check http://support.microsoft.com/kb/823143 and http://support.microsoft.com/kb/292509
0
 
LVL 2

Author Comment

by:RTM2007
ID: 21751594
Yep thanks that was it however, I did not want to remove the inherited permissions so what I did was:

From the top level, select Delegate Control and remove the account that was listed as a Exchange Full Admin (MailAdmin).

Goto the server we were dealing with, properties -. security add and manually add the send as permission to allow.
0
 
LVL 35

Expert Comment

by:rakeshmiglani
ID: 21751623
ok
0

Featured Post

Are your AD admin tools letting you down?

Managing Active Directory can get complicated.  Often, the native tools for managing AD are just not up to the task.  The largest Active Directory installations in the world have relied on one tool to manage their day-to-day administration tasks: Hyena. Start your trial today.

Question has a verified solution.

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

Follow this checklist to learn more about the 15 things you should never include in an email signature from personal quotes, animated gifs and out-of-date marketing content.
This article aims to explain the working of CircularLogArchiver. This tool was designed to solve the buildup of log file in cases where systems do not support circular logging or where circular logging is not enabled
In this video we show how to create a Distribution Group 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 >>…
In this video we show how to create a Contact 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 >> Contact ta…

856 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