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Migrating Exchange Mailbox database physical location into new drive without changing names and minimal outage ?

Last Modified: 2015-08-23

I'm using Exchange Server 2010 SP3 and one of my Exchange Mailbox Database drive is almost full with just 1 GB free disk space, Log files is on separate drive so not an issue here.

How to change the EDBFilepath from F:\Program Files\Microsoft\Exchange Server\V14\Mailbox\SiteOffice3 into H:\Program Files\Microsoft\Exchange Server\V14\Mailbox\SiteOffice3

My understanding is that I need to dismount the mailbox DB and then cut & paste the content of the old drive into the new drive (not just the .EDB file) ?

but not sure what other steps that I need to know to ensure I can mount it with no issue ?

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