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.BKF to .PST without installing Exchange

I have a .BKF of Exchange created using NTBackup.  I want to create .PST files of each mailbox.  Is there a way to do this without restoring to an Exchange server.  Ideally I'm looking for some tool to go straight from the .BKF to .PST.
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dfxdeimosCommented:
First you would have to extract the EDB / MDB files from the BKF file with something like this:

http://www.download32.com/extract-bkf-i38832.html

Then you could use something like this:

http://www.edbtopst.com/

Good luck.
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kieran_bCommented:
Ontrack PowerControls can do it with a plugin - Bring your checkbook.

http://www.ontrack.com
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dfxdeimosCommented:
Yeah, the best way would be to create a VM with Exchange on it, restore the backup to the recovery storage group, then connect to the mailboxes and move stuff over.
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kieran_bCommented:
"best" is a concept relative to time and money

If you have a stack of time and no money, sure, building a VM is the best way to go.

Vice versa, Ontrack (or another tool) can have PST files in your hands in minutes.
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