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error while restoring exchange information store ntbackup

hi, we are running under exchange 2207 server sp1 with windows 2003 enterprise x 64 bit edition, i will run ntbackup utility & take 3 seperate backups 1) systemstate 2)exchange information store 3) exchange data which is located in different drive after that i will install win 2003 server with exchange 2007 in a desktop level machine & tried to restore backup exchange information first then i will get an error the spcified machine is not a exchange server or its services are not started but i found all the exchange services are running. so can you please suggest how to take a proper backup for exchange 2207 & in what order i have to restore.
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honmapogCommented:
See http://www.experts-exchange.com/Storage/Backup_Restore/Backup_Exec/Q_23143437.html.
You can only restore the IS to the same server, or to a server with the same hostname in the same domain.
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sudeep1242Author Commented:
i am restoring the data to a different machine which is not in the same network but i am using same hostname & doamin name ( that we are using for our current exchange server)  for this machine, will it work ?
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sudeep1242Author Commented:
after installing exchange in a different network & in a different machine but with the same hostname & same domain name thats is what we are using for our current exchange server. i will first install win 2003 server then exchange 2007 & then try to restore exchange information store data first but it fails with the reason the specified computer is not a exchange server or its services are not started.
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With Veeam Explorer for Microsoft Exchange you can choose the Exchange Servers and restore points you’re interested in, and Veeam Explorer will present the contents of those mailbox stores for browsing, searching and exporting.

 
honmapogCommented:
If you restore to a different server with the same hostname (on a different network), then I believe your restore should work.

You do need a DC with the same Active Directory on the separate network before installing Exchange 2007. Then you also should install Exchange 2007 with the RecoverServer option. See http://www.msexchange.org/tutorials/Recovering-Exchange-2007-Server-RecoverServer-switch.html

If you do all that, I believe this restore should work.
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sudeep1242Author Commented:
Hi, thanks for your valuable support, as per sugession i will install exchange 2003 x 64 bit edition restore the system state backup & try to install the exchnage 2007 with recovery switch. but when i enter to f:/> where the exchange setup.com file is stored & type f:/>Setup.com /M:RecoverServer
i am gettingerror result like Welcome to start Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 unattended setup, preparing exchnage setup, exchange server setup encountered an error. also we have install a hub transport role so i will use the following command f:/>Setup.com /M:RecoverServer/DoNotStartTransport
then i will get the following message <recoverserver/donotstarttransport> is not a valid mode please specify the following mode, install,uninstall,recoverserver. please suggest what to do next.
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sudeep1242Author Commented:
hi, actually second time i think its my mistake because i will not give the space between f:\.Setup.com /M:RecoverServer & DonotStartTransport but finally when i run the command f:\>Setup.com /M:RecoverServer /DoNotStartTransport tehn also i am getting same error Welcom to Microsoft exchange server 2007 unattended setup, preparing the exchange setup, exchange server setup encountered an error.
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sudeep1242Author Commented:
when i start active direstory by running command dsa.msc & go to computers section my domain controller is not listed then i move to doamin controllers setioc where i see my domain computer, then i right click on computer & press rest account it gives me an error the server <domain name> is a domain controller. you cannot rest the password on this object.

note :- this is all i doing on the new server after restoring system state data to a new one
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