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Brian Reid Reply Jedi Hammond November 22, 2010 at 9:00 am Thats correct you should only do the last 2 methods if you are removing the exchange entirely from the orginization To get a list of all mailboxes in this database, run the command Get-Mailbox -Database . With the following command you're able to see this mailboxes Get-Mailbox -Database DB01 -Arbitration | ft -wrap -auto When you move these two mailboxes to another mailbox database, all the error Do I need a flamethrower? Source

The exact error was this: This mailbox database contains one or more mailboxes, mailbox plans, archive mailboxes, public folder mailboxes or arbitration mailboxes. grrrrr.

SO now I want to remove it, but I get the arbitration mailbox problem. Moving Arbitration Mailboxes (System Mailboxes , FederatedEmail) & 2. Charles Says: May 12th, 2016 at 11:52 pm Our situation is the edb is corrupt and no repair scenario will work.

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If you are not removing Exchange from the environment then we need to move the arbitration mailboxes to a new DB. Reply Andrew S Higginbotham October 31, 2013 at 9:58 pm As long as the old database has been removed & is not currently an active object in AD then yes. I get the same info as you write about in this post.

Is there a way to force the removal of this database. How annoying.

I first tried removing it via EMC, but I got an error saying that there were object still in use. You could now possibly suck any more microsoft exchange development team. I can't seem to Google this question properly to get the answer. Exchange 2010 Remove System Mailbox Don't have a lab to test.

Checking for regular mailboxes reveals nothing: Checking for Archive mailboxes reveals nothing: Checking for public folder mailboxes reveals, you guessed it, nothing: Finally, checking for Arbitration mailboxes gives similar results: Still, Thanks Jay6111 for all the help! I ended up having to deleted the arbitration mailboxes via ADSI Edit. would this not bring the same archive mailbox for the mod user?

I see an Systemmailbox in by database but it not appears as na arbitration mailbox. The Arbitration Mailbox Is Used By Exchange And Can't Be Removed To get a list of all public folder mailboxes in this database, run the command Get-Mailbox -Database -PublicFolder. If I give the FQDN for the Exchange server, like so: Remove-Mailbox -Identity subdomain.domain.com\FederatedEmail.xxxxxxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxxxxxx I get the following error: A positional parameter cannot be found that accepts argument xxxxxxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxxxxxx 0 I have found it easier to do an AD search and look for accounts with Exchange attributes attached to the Exchange server is question to delete them outright.

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Friday, July 20, 2012 2:59 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote UPDATE. To disable an archive mailbox so you can delete the mailbox database, run the command Disable-Mailbox -Archive. Remove Arbitration Mailboxes Exchange 2010 To make Exchange operate outside of the working domain, you have to set the server settings. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 [PS] D:\>

To get a list of all mailbox plans in this database, run the command Get-MailboxPlan. http://mixtecadigital.com/exchange-2010/unable-to-remove-exchange-2010.html We realize that the experience here is not ideal and the relevant team is aware. hassan sayed issa20014 says: December 22, 2016 at 8:57 pm This mailbox database contains one or more mailboxes… L. Can I still run the command that you listed even though you mention that the old store has to be mounted? Remove Mailbox Database Exchange 2010 Arbitration

Todd Nelson says: December 22, 2016 at 8:57 pm Great stuff. After that also had reference to a "move request" and also managed to resolve with the command. I was not aware of the Set-AdServerSettings command. have a peek here Marcel Says: August 13th, 2013 at 9:19 am Also battled with a DB that would not be removed, this fixed it!

Let's take a look at each of the mailbox types and the required actions to move or remove them. Remove Mailbox Database Exchange 2010 Dag Reply sysBlogging November 7, 2016 at 1:23 pm Thanks for the command break down. First run the cmdlet to see that you have the Arbitration mailboxes alive Set-AdServerSettings -ViewEntireForest $True This is because Arbitration mailboxes are created on the root domain by default.

So I guess what you run will depend on your circumstances.

I was not aware of the Set-AdServerSettings command. Open Adsiedit.msc 2. I was getting nothing for a result when I ran: ◦get-mailbox –arbitration –database against my first database. Remove Arbitration Mailboxes Exchange 2013 View this "Best Answer" in the replies below » 15 Replies Mace OP Jay6111 Nov 6, 2013 at 4:13 UTC   You need to make sure that all

When i go to Expand Configuration-Services-Microsoft Exchange--Administrative Groups-Servers--Information Stores. Or will that not work? 0 Mace OP Jay6111 Nov 6, 2013 at 7:45 UTC It would have to have been enabled prior. e15mb2 300 MB (314,572,800 bytes) FederatedEmail.4c1f4d8... http://mixtecadigital.com/exchange-2010/unable-to-remove-default-exchange-2010-database.html Help Desk » Inventory » Monitor » Community » TheGeekery The Usual Tech Ramblings RSS Blog Archives Categories Disclaimer Unable to Remove Exchange Mailbox Database Apr 29th, 2014 We had an

So let's do that! Arbitration mailboxes should be moved to another server; to do this, run the command New-MoveRequest .