circular logging location exchange 2003 2007 2010

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Hello,
Is it any possibility to identify if circular logging is OFF or ON, by some registry key or file, without touching exchange itself.
Thank you in advance.
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Rajith EnchiparambilOffice 365 & Exchange Architect

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Why don't you want to touch Exchange? ;)

You can use remote powershell from a workstation and check that way. Even if there is a registry entry, you still will be "touching" the server.

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It is much handy when developing to get info just from some file or reg key, than working with power shell.

is it possible to do this with eseutil?

if I use powershell?

what the commands will be for Exchange 2007 and 2010?
what about 2003?

Thank you in advance!
For Exchange 2007 / 2010, the powershell command to list all databases with circular logging enabled is: get-mailboxdatabase |where {$_.CircularLoggingEnabled -eq $true}

For Exchange 2003, you will have to develop either a custom app or a vb script to query the databases via CDOEXM - refer to the Exchange server cookbook by Paul Robichaux : http://books.google.com.au/books?id=hq9JhiVtoSUC&pg=PT196&lpg=PT196&dq=exchange+2003+vbscript+circular+logging&source=bl&ots=4sUqNbrakM&sig=szOn2riBvatHx1IvDgLO642v8fU&hl=en&sa=X&ei=YnebT6GQFqauiQf7wejIBw&ved=0CEMQ6AEwBA#v=onepage&q=%20circular%20logging&f=false

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