Inbound mail is stuck in Exchange 2010 queue

When I came into work this morning I started getting complaints that users could send email but were not receiving email.  When I look at the queue viewer, I see there are about 800 messages stuck in the queue.  The event log gives me two messages.  See below

 EventID 6 EventIS8
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denver218Asked:
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sumit_aroraConnect With a Mentor Commented:
yes, thats the problem. take a full backup and it will purge all the exchange logs.


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setasoujiroCommented:
are all your exchange services runnign?
is your datastore mounted?
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denver218Author Commented:
Yes, all Exchange Services are running, and the databases are mounted.
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setasoujiroCommented:
do you still have enough diskspace where the datastore is located as well?
anything changed? updates/sp?
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denver218Author Commented:
I have a lot of diskspace on the C drive where exchange is installed, but I have an E drive where I have all the exchange logs go, and that drive is almost full.  Could these be the problem?
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setasoujiroConnect With a Mentor Commented:
indeed that will be the problem.
As Sumit here said, backing up with an exchange aware backup program will flush the logs
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denver218Author Commented:
I expanded the drive that the log files go to and mail started flowing again.  I will be running a full backup tonight to purge the log files.  Thanks.
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