exchange 2010

i have to patch my exchange server which has 1 DAG with 10 databases  having active passive modes.

before i run move active mail box data base -activate on server command

should i have to do anything else before this , put exchnage on maintainance mode ?

any chronological steps would help me.
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Sunil ChauhanConsultant Commented:
use to "StartDagServerMaintenance' script from exchange server.

you can get to the script folder using the below steps on EMS.

CD $ExScripts

after the maintenance is compelted you can stop it using the "StopDagServerMaintenance" script.

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pramod1Author Commented:
and then i have to move mailbox database
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