We were approached by management at one of our clients to have certain users mailboxes auto archived via exchange 2010.
We initiated the process and created the DB etc.
What we noticed is that the archive folder was only viewable in OWA and not in outlook.
Reading up on this we discovered that Exchange 2010 Std doesnt support auto archiving but Exchange 2010 Ent Edition does.
The database was left for a while and not dismounted. It had grown to 34GB in size.
We eventually deleted the DB from within Exchange 2010 but it still resides in the original folder with all it's logs files intact.
Certain users in the group are complaining that they have mails missing and i now need to remount that DB to query it.
Can this be done?