Unable to open mailboxes after nightly backup runs



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Unable to open mailboxes after nightly backup runs

Postby Mike » Sat, 19 Jun 2004 00:51:03 GMT

I am using Veritas backup exec 9.0 with Exchange 2003.  I 
just started backing up individual mailboxes and since 
have had the same problem every day after that nightly 
backup job runs.  The following day that clients ie 
outlook, cannot open their mailboxes.  Outlook hangs etc.  
Yet all services are running on exchange etc.  I checked 
with the veritas checklist and everything is covered 
there.  So I am wondering if anyone has seen this and what 
they did to fix it? ps- the mailboxes seem to backup 



Re: Unable to open mailboxes after nightly backup runs

Postby Roady [MVP] » Sat, 19 Jun 2004 01:53:23 GMT

Brick level backups are not recommended for Exchange.

Anyway; Outlook isn't the first step to troubleshoot. Contact Veritas 
support or ask in an Exchange newsgroup.

Robert Sparnaaij [MVP-Outlook]

Tips of the month:
-Creating Signatures
-Create an Office XP CD slipstreamed with Service Pack 3


Re: Unable to open mailboxes after nightly backup runs

Postby Lanwench [MVP - Exchange] » Sat, 19 Jun 2004 01:58:22 GMT

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