Tuesday , February 25 2020

How to Add Database Copies in Exchange 2013

Powershell –

Add-MailboxDatabaseCopy -Identity Database-002 -MailboxServer Exch01

Login to EAC

Servers – Databases –  Choose the Database – Add Database Copy


Choose Browse – Choose the Server – Click on Save



Reference –

Updating Content Indexing only upon failure –

Get-MailboxDatabaseCopyStatus -Server Exch01
Update-MailboxDatabaseCopy "Database-001\EXCH02" -CatalogOnly


To Update the Entire Database Copy –

Suspend-MailboxDatabaseCopy "Database-001\EXCH02"
Update-MailboxDatabaseCopy "Database-001\EXCH02" -DeleteExistingFiles

To Activate Databases –

Move-ActiveMailboxDatabase Database-002  -ActivateOnServer EXCH01

About Satheshwaran Manoharan

Satheshwaran Manoharan is an Microsoft Office Server and Services MVP , Publisher of Azure365pro.com. Specialized in Office365 / Microsoft Exchange / Virtualization , Sathesh is an Messaging Expert supporting/Designing/Deploying many medium size businesses to large enterprises when it comes to Corporate messaging and Virtualization Infrastructure

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