Moving Public folders between 2 servers

Posted on 2011-09-30
Last Modified: 2012-05-12
How can I move a public Folder database between 2 servers, Exchange 2007
Question by:tlu2929
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You can use public folder replication and once the replication is done you can remove it from original server

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Here is the article for Configure Public Folder Replication.


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The only problem is that I don't have a public folder store on the new server. I tried to create but couldn't
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everytime I try to create a public folder on the new server when it asks for server it only show my old exchange server and not the new one, even thought it is online and working.

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When attempting to create a new Public folder, the Default-First-Site-name is pointing to my old exchange server and when I search I cannot even find the new server.
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achaldave earned 250 total points
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you need to create public folder database on the new server

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that did the trick, I ws creating it but I guess I was mising a step. The Public folder is now replicating.

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