Monthly Archives: August 2013

remove stuck mailbox move


When Remove-moverequest fails 1. Open ADSIEDIT and navigate to the OU where your broken user account is stored. (Under: Default Naming Context) 2. Locate the user account, right-click on it and then choose “Properties”. 3. Click on the “Filter” button and make sure “Show only attributes that have values” is checked. 4. Scroll down the […]

Force removing Exchange 2010 database – ADSIEDIT.MSC


Run Get-Mailbox -Database “Database Name” –Arbitration command to find all the arbitration mailboxes If there are some arbitration mailboxes, move them to different databases and then delete the database again If all above don’t work, you can use ADSIEDIT tool to delete mailbox database: 1. Open Adsiedit.msc 2. Connect to the configuration partition. 3. Expand […]