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Deleted User from Windows Small Business Server 2008

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Good afternoon, all. Here is my conundrum:

Environment: Windows Small Business Server 2008 w/ Exchange 2007

The on-site admin deleted the wrong user during a routine AD cleanup. He quickly re-added the user. :(  Now, of course, the user can't get to his previous profile on his desktop machine nor can he get to his previous email. Everything is new. I swooped in and tried to use some AD undelete techniques, but I don't see any objects available for recovery! The user object and the mailbox are just gone (it seems). I tried the LDP tool to view the deleted objects container and it is empty ("no children") and other similar tools report nothing as well.

Solutions in order of desirability:
1. Undelete the user and mailbox and restore normal function as if nothing happened
2. Extract email, contacts, and calendar and import into new profile and go from there

I am happy to answer any and all questions. thanks!
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The mailbox did not come back as disconnected, so i will have to investigate that, but i went ahead and converted the ost and recovered the vast majority of the user's stuff. thanks for the suggestions.
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