Solved

Exchange 2003 - cannot find registry key to increase limit from 18GB

Posted on 2011-03-08
12
650 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
Hi Guys

We got a SBS2003 Server which runs Exchange 2003, i've followed this article; http://www.petri.co.il/change_store_size_limits_ex2003_sp2.htm lots of times to increase database sizes.

However on this particular server if I go into MSExchangeIS there are no subfolders so there is no "Server name\Private-Mailbox Store GUID" to modify.

Has anyone come across this before?
0
Comment
Question by:Corp_Jones
  • 4
  • 4
  • 2
  • +2
12 Comments
 
LVL 76

Expert Comment

by:Alan Hardisty
ID: 35070062
Use the Microsoft Fix It tool in the link below - it does it for you:

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/912375
0
 
LVL 26

Assisted Solution

by:pony10us
pony10us earned 167 total points
ID: 35070081
Have you checked to make sure it has SP2 installed?
0
 
LVL 8

Assisted Solution

by:wfcraven12
wfcraven12 earned 166 total points
ID: 35070108
Did you remount the store after going to SP2?
0
NAS Cloud Backup Strategies

This article explains backup scenarios when using network storage. We review the so-called “3-2-1 strategy” and summarize the methods you can use to send NAS data to the cloud

 

Author Comment

by:Corp_Jones
ID: 35070968
SP2 was installed quite a while back, I dont want to run the fixit as it tells you what registry entry to modify and its the one that i'm trying to find which does not exist.
0
 
LVL 76

Expert Comment

by:Alan Hardisty
ID: 35071422
Why not try it and see what it does / says - worst case it will do nothing - best case it will add it for you?
0
 
LVL 8

Expert Comment

by:wfcraven12
ID: 35071686
I understand you installed SP2 a while back but have you still unmounted & mounted the store back manually since then?
0
 
LVL 27

Expert Comment

by:Steve
ID: 35071976
might have to reinstall SP2 as it sounds like something has gone a bit wrong.
0
 

Author Comment

by:Corp_Jones
ID: 35072400
Hmm, is it safe to install SP2 on top or do I have to uninstall it first
0
 
LVL 76

Accepted Solution

by:
Alan Hardisty earned 167 total points
ID: 35072406
Perfectly safe - I do it all the time.
0
 

Author Comment

by:Corp_Jones
ID: 35072426
Thanks, I'll try that :)
0
 

Author Comment

by:Corp_Jones
ID: 35072685
reinstalled SP2 but still no luck !
0
 
LVL 76

Expert Comment

by:Alan Hardisty
ID: 35072816
Did something magically change?
0

Featured Post

PRTG Network Monitor: Intuitive Network Monitoring

Network Monitoring is essential to ensure that computer systems and network devices are running. Use PRTG to monitor LANs, servers, websites, applications and devices, bandwidth, virtual environments, remote systems, IoT, and many more. PRTG is easy to set up & use.

Question has a verified solution.

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

Learn to move / copy / export exchange contacts to iPhone without using any software. Also see the issues in configuration of exchange with iPhone to migrate contacts.
Restoring deleted objects in Active Directory has been a standard feature in Active Directory for many years, yet some admins may not know what is available.
To add imagery to an HTML email signature, you have two options available to you. You can either add a logo/image by embedding it directly into the signature or hosting it externally and linking to it. The vast majority of email clients display l…
This video shows how to quickly and easily add an email signature for all users on Exchange 2016. The resulting signature is applied on a server level by Exchange Online. The email signature template has been downloaded from: www.mail-signatures…

770 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