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Exchange - Having some difficulties receiving emails, particularly ones with attachments

jdsdesktop1
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I have noticed that we've had some difficulties receiving a few emails recently, particularly ones with attachments.  This isn't universal, as I am still receiving other emails with attachments.  However, several people have tried to send me emails with attachments that haven't come through.  The same has been the case for some other users.  Awhile back, I was having a similar problem with sending emails to certain people, where the server would seemingly hold them all in some storage tank, and then would disseminate them when the server was restarted.  Consequently, I would get replies to emails that I had sent a week or two earlier that had just been delivered.  I have no idea if this is a similar issue with receiving these emails, but I figured I'd ask and see if you've ever heard of something like this.  The messages don't seem to be getting stored in any of my junk or spam folders.
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AmitIT Architect
Distinguished Expert 2017

Commented:
Any hardware issue on this server, specially any error related to Disk.
Maen Abu-TabanjehNetwork Administrator, Network Consultant
Top Expert 2011

Commented:
try to restart exchange server and see if the problem will solve. and let me know
Problem was not resolved...we are in the process of replacing the server

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We gave up