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unable to mount Exchange 2010 Dbase after V2V

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Hi Guys, ive done a V2V from ESXi 5 to Hyper-V 2012. all is ok apart from the Exchange database. I stopped the exchange services before hand and ive done the same procedure twice. The error below is what i get when i try to mount the database. I used microsoft's virtual machine converter. Any ideas?

Microsoft Exchange Error
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Failed to mount database 'Mailbox Database

Mailbox Database
Failed
Error:
Couldn't mount the database that you specified. Specified database: Mailbox Database NV; Error code: An Active Manager operation failed with a transient error. Please retry the operation. Error: Database action failed with transient error. Error: A transient error occurred during a database operation. Error: An error occurred while preparing to mount database 'Mailbox Database '. Error: An I/O error occurred while attempting to enumerate log files. Error 0x3 (The system cannot find the path specified) from Windows API 'FindFirstFile'. [Database: Mailbox Database , Server:

An Active Manager operation failed with a transient error. Please retry the operation. Error: Database action failed with transient error. Error: A transient error occurred during a database operation. Error: An error occurred while preparing to mount database 'Mailbox Database '. Error: An I/O error occurred while attempting to enumerate log files. Error 0x3 (The system cannot find the path specified) from Windows API 'FindFirstFile'. [Database: Mailbox Database NV, Server:  

An Active Manager operation failed with a transient error. Please retry the operation. Error: An error occurred while preparing to mount database 'Mailbox Database '. Error: An I/O error occurred while attempting to enumerate log files. Error 0x3 (The system cannot find the path specified) from Windows API 'FindFirstFile'. [Server:

An error occurred while preparing to mount database 'Mailbox Database NV'. Error: An I/O error occurred while attempting to enumerate log files. Error 0x3 (The system cannot find the path specified) from Windows API 'FindFirstFile'.

An I/O error occurred while attempting to enumerate log files. Error 0x3 (The system cannot find the path specified) from Windows API 'FindFirstFile'.
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Can you restore the database from backup?  Also, are all your drive letters / volumes matching up with the original machine?
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Brilliant, immediately obvious after the suggestion. Drive had changed from D to E.

much appreciated
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