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Upgrading Disks in Exchange 2003 Server

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Our Exchange 2003 Server is running out of disk space so we need to upgrade it. The Logs and Store are on a separate volume to the OS of the server. So I intend to do the following:

Stop all the Exchange Services
Copy the Exchange Database Files to another location as flat files
Replace the disks with bigger disks and build a new array
Copy the Exchange Database Files back
Start all the Exchange Services

The question is, will this definitely work?

I've done it with SQL Servers several times and it was fine. I assume it will be the same with Exchange?


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