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Exchnge 2013 - restore from EDB

hi, i Accidentally deleted material from the mail server mailbox Micosoft exchange.
I have a backup of the EDB file I am looking for freeware material are exported to PST.
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I have used this one and its good


The other option is to mount the EDB in a recovery storage group and  use that, although never tried that in Ex 2013 only done it in 2007 and 2010!

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Look at this free EDB to PST Tool,may be helpful for you...........

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If you are looking for some cheap tools you can check these

All these I tried before
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No issue if you have accidentally deleted files from mailbox.

Have you deleted edb file ? if yes then Restore the edb from last full backup and copy the same to original path

run eseutil /mh on database if database is "clean shutdown" then directly mount the database.

“CLEAN SHUTDOWN” means almost for sure there is no corruption and there are no other files required.

if it show dirty shutdwon then need to do soft recovery.

Ref : https://viralr.wordpress.com/2011/05/06/exchnage-store-dismounted/
i am sure , no such free tools are available  ...What you can do is create recovery  database group & mount the databases. & export the pst.

If you see any issues on databases below is link which will help you to mount the databases.


And, also in Exchange 2010 & 2013 , database portability is also a good option  as well.
database portability is only good when disaster recovery.

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There are few free tools available for this but they are having some unacceptable drawbacks which makes them impossible to work with, Such as :  

At a time Single mailbox conversion is possible.
Free tools do not work properly with Exchange version 2010, 2013.
With free tools results are not consistent ,they behave different on different machines.
Do not work on exchange Pub.edb files.

So in order to have quick and secure EDB to PST conversion it is best to opt any professional software for conversion, One such Software which I used is Stellar EDB to PST Converter, which not only extracts all of your mail components from edb file but also restores accidentally deleted mailboxes items providing more than 90% edb to pst extraction rate.
To know more about this software visit :  http://www.stellarinfo.com/email-repair/edb-pst-converter.php