Exchange Recovery Database with Backup Exec 2010 R2
1. Create 2 folders on the Exchange mailbox server.
•Database –> E:\Recovery\Database
•Transaction Logs –> E:\Recovery\Logs
Make sure you're restoring full backup and not differential otherwise otherwise only the logs will restore.
New-MailboxDatabase -Recovery -Name RDB -Server DCEXMAILP01 -EdbFilePath "E:\Recovery\RDB\RDB.EDB" -LogFolderPath "E:\Recovery\RDB"
Mount the DB, need a blank DB file to Pre-exist then dismount and delete all files except the .edb in the E:\Recovery\Database. (Ensure that on the DB properties the check box is checked for for database can be overwritten by a restore. It should still be checked.
Once recover is complete, the DB will automatically be mounted.
Get-MailboxStatistics -Database RecoverDB
Restore-Mailbox -Identity User1 -RecoveryDatabase rdb
Restore to pst
New-MailboxExportRequest -Mailbox User1 -FilePath file://dcexmailp01/PST%20Dumps/User1.pst
Get-MailboxExportRequest (to show the status of the export)
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