Solved

How to synch 2003 public folders with 2010

Posted on 2011-09-07
6
339 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-12
I have a 2003 and 2010 Exchange servers running in our environment.  How can I replicate 2003 public folder in 2010.  I do see the listing of folders in 2010 but I am unable to access it the folders, I get an error message that says:
"The public folder you're trying to access couldn't be found.  For more information, contact your helpdesk."

Thanks
0
Comment
Question by:FundFire
  • 3
  • 3
6 Comments
 
LVL 15

Expert Comment

by:It breaks therefore I am
ID: 36496119
You can do this from ESM on your 2003 box... http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb124322%28EXCHG.65%29.aspx 
0
 

Author Comment

by:FundFire
ID: 36496533
Hi Johan,

I did that but still have issues. It is strange because if click on the All Public Folder folder with Outlook I get an error message that says:
Cannot expand the folder.  The attempt to log on the Microsoft Exchange has failed".

If I click on "All Public Folder" Properties and choose Folder Size, I am able to see the folder size of each folder that resides on 2003 server.

0
 
LVL 15

Accepted Solution

by:
It breaks therefore I am earned 500 total points
ID: 36496659
Hi, In that case you know you have a PF Store on your Exchange 2010 box and that you have replicated the folders ? on your Exchange 2010 Box open EMC, then drill down to Organization Config / Mailbox then under Database management select the DB where your mailbox is located and go to its properties. Select the Client Settings tab and click Browse against Default Public Folder Database and select the Public Folder Database on your Exchange 2010 box. I am wondering if you have removed the Public Store from 2003 or it is dismounted but your users are still being pointed to it.
0
Optimizing Cloud Backup for Low Bandwidth

With cloud storage prices going down a growing number of SMBs start to use it for backup storage. Unfortunately, business data volume rarely fits the average Internet speed. This article provides an overview of main Internet speed challenges and reveals backup best practices.

 

Author Comment

by:FundFire
ID: 36496788
That did it.  It was pointing to wrong public folder.

0
 
LVL 15

Expert Comment

by:It breaks therefore I am
ID: 36496791
Result then :) well done
0
 

Author Comment

by:FundFire
ID: 36496803
Thanks.
0

Featured Post

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

Question has a verified solution.

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

Utilizing an array to gracefully append to a list of EmailAddresses
We are happy to announce a brand new addition to our line of acclaimed email signature management products – CodeTwo Email Signatures for Office 365.
In this video we show how to create an Address List in Exchange 2013. We show this process by using the Exchange Admin Center. Log into Exchange Admin Center.: First we need to log into the Exchange Admin Center. Navigate to the Organization >> Ad…
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…

809 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