BACKUP: EXCHANGE

Hi,

This is related to Exchange Backup (not SQL Backup, not SharePoint Backup, etc) For Windows 2016 Server.

I would be assigned to do this backup.

Question: What should I know related to this backup?

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Hasin Ahmed ChoudharyExchange AdministratorCommented:
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Naveen SharmaCommented:
Overview of Exchange Server Backup Methods:
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa996125(v=exchg.65).aspx

You can use Windows Server Backup to back up and restore Exchange databases. Here is a step-by-step guidance for backing up your Exchange data: https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd876854(v=exchg.160).aspx

Also you can export mailbox contents to a PST file as a backup which is achieved using the MailboxExportRequest cmdlet. Something like:

New-MailboxExportRequest -Mailbox <user> -FilePath \\<server FQDN>\<shared folder name>\<PST name>.pst

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Export Exchange mailboxes to PST file using Powershell cmdlet: http://expert-advice.org/exchange-server/export-exchange-mailboxes-pst-file-using-powershell-cmdlet/

Else, try Kernel for EDB to PST to export mailbox to PST easily and efficiently.
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