Create a Public Folder Database Repair Request
Applies to: Exchange Server 2010 SP3, Exchange Server 2010 SP2
Topic Last Modified: 2011-03-19
Use the New-PublicFolderDatabaseRepairRequest cmdlet to detect and fix replication issues in a public folder database. While the request is running, only access to the public folder being repaired is disrupted. All other public folders are available.
|After you start the repair request, you can't stop it unless you dismount the database. For more information, see Dismount a Database.|
Looking for other management tasks related to repair requests? Check out Managing Repair Requests.
When you run the New-PublicFolderDatabaseRepairRequest cmdlet, the following output is displayed:
RequestID This value specifies a unique identifier for the repair request.
Database This value specifies the public folder database on which the repair is being made.
Server This value specifies the Mailbox server hosting the public folder database being repaired.
You need to be assigned permissions before you can perform this procedure. To see what permissions you need, see the" Public folder database repair request" entry in the Mailbox Permissions topic.
|You can't use the EMC to create a public folder database repair request.|
This example detects and repairs replication issues in public folder database PFDB01.
New-PublicFolderDatabaseRepairRequest -Database PFDB01 -CorruptionType ReplState
This example only detects and reports replication issues in public folder database PFDB02. No issues are repaired.
New-PublicFolderDatabaseRepairRequest -Database PFDB02 -CorruptionType ReplState -DetectOnly
For detailed syntax and parameter information, see New-PublicFolderDatabaseRepairRequest.