Exchange 2007 Flush the logs

Posted on 2012-09-14
Last Modified: 2012-09-14

Will the regular windows backup flush the exchange logs ? or do I need a different type of backup?

Exchange 2007 on a 2008R2 server
Question by:tango_it
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    Expert Comment

    by:Sushil Sonawane
    Yes regular windows backup flush the exchange backup and also exchange awareness backup software also flush the exchange logs.
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    Assisted Solution

    by:Manpreet SIngh Khatra
    Will the regular windows backup flush the exchange logs ? - No it wont.

    do I need a different type of backup? - Exchange Online backup (Microsoft Information Store backup)

    - Rancy
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    Accepted Solution

    You need to use exchange aware backup. Win 2008 becomes exchange aware after you install Exchange on it.

    Try this. This will truncate logs.

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