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Exchange 2003 EDB corrupt

i have customer recently where their Exchange 2003 edb file get corrupted.
now we plan to re-create new EDB file to exchange and link back to users account.

is the step just need to create a new storage group, which will also will create new edb file..?
after i create new edb/mailbox store, how can i link back to my existing user account...?
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or can i re-create a new edb to replace the old 1..?
if i do this http://cpsolutions.be/wordpress/?p=244
how can i get my mailbox back...
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do you have backups of the the corrupt database?
Re-create a new edb ? you sure? how about the data? users not worried about it??

1. how did you figure out if the .edb is corrupt?
2. do you have a recent back up?
3. what is the size of the corrupted edb database? doesnt it have any data??
4.  if you dont have back up - go for repairing the database - it will make the database back to clean shut down.
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/259851
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa997215(v=exchg.65).aspx
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Followed guide from http://cpsolutions.be/wordpress/?p=244 to re-create new edb as customer will recover the data with third party software.

yes, the mailboxes auto-map to respective users.
Thanks for the points and if you run into any issues with the 3rd party recovery software contact me offline since we have one of the top ranked offline Exchange database recovery tools available