Want to protect your cyber security and still get fast solutions? Ask a secure question today.Go Premium

x
?
Solved

Exchange Data loss

Posted on 2011-02-23
3
Medium Priority
?
399 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
The exchange organization contains a single new Exchange Sever 2003 computer. The Exchange server contains one storage group and one mailbox store.

You create mailboxes on the new mailbox store. At the end of the day, before your first backup job has run, the disk controller fails. You replace the disk controller. You discover that the mailbox store is corrupted. You also discover that the mailbox store is dismounted.

You need to ensure that you can mount the mailbox store with the minimum amount of data loss?

a. Run the exchangedump command.Then run the isinteg-fix command to repair the mailbox store

b. Move the files in the transaction log folder to a safe location. Run the isinteg-fix command to repair the mailbox store

c. Move the files in the transaction log folder to a safe location. Then run the eseutil/p command in the repair mode.

d. Run the eseutil/r command in recovery mode. Then, if necessary, run the eseutil/p command in repair mode.



------ I think it to be a. since the exchange dump already has the data and isinteg is the utility to fix the intrgrity or repair exchange database. ------


0
Comment
Question by:kunalclk
3 Comments
 
LVL 39

Assisted Solution

by:Krzysztof Pytko
Krzysztof Pytko earned 600 total points
ID: 34967561
Doubled question, already answered in
http://www.experts-exchange.com/Software/Server_Software/Email_Servers/Exchange/Q_26843795.html

Please, close it.

Krzysztof
0
 
LVL 1

Accepted Solution

by:
sameershaikh earned 1400 total points
ID: 34967626

1)First perfom Soft recovery using follwing command and try to Mount your exchange database.

- ESEUTIL /r enn /L[path to log files] /s[path to checkpoint file] /d[path to database file] /i
For example, at a command line, type:
ESEUTIL /r e01 /L"f:\mdbdata" /s"c:\exchsrvr\mdbdata" /d"g:\mdbdata" /i

If Not than go for
2) Hard repair using following command.
Eseutil /p "[path to database file]" to  repair database
Eseutil /d "[path to database file]"  to defrag your database
isinteg -s servername -fix -test alltests

Note:- Befor Performing Hard repair make sure you have taken backup of your exchange database(.priv1.edb/stm) and  Disk Space required for offline defragmentation - 110% of the size of exchange database from where you perform Hard recovery.







0
 
LVL 2

Author Closing Comment

by:kunalclk
ID: 34984973
tnx
0

Featured Post

Creating Active Directory Users from a Text File

If your organization has a need to mass-create AD user accounts, watch this video to see how its done without the need for scripting or other unnecessary complexities.

Question has a verified solution.

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

In this post, we will learn to set up the Group Naming policy and will see how it is going to impact the Display Name and the Email addresses of the Group.
There are literally thousands of Exchange recovery applications out there. So how do you end up picking one that’s ideal for your business & purpose? By carefully scouting the product’s features, the benefits it offers you, & reading ample reviews f…
This tutorial will show how to configure a new Backup Exec 2012 server and move an existing database to that server with the use of the BEUtility. Install Backup Exec 2012 on the new server and apply all of the latest hotfixes and service packs. The…
This video discusses moving either the default database or any database to a new volume.
Suggested Courses

581 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