Symantec Help Tool - Microsoft Exchange Tests.

Article:TECH143571  |  Created: 2010-11-05  |  Updated: 2014-05-16  |  Article URL
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List of Microsoft Exchange tests performed by the Symantec Help Tool (SymHelp).


For additional details about each report, use the link below their names.
Are all Microsoft Exchange mailbox databases mounted?
Retrieves list of mailbox stores using Poweshell 2.0 and checks their mount state.
Are any Microsoft Exchange mailbox databases currently being backed up?
Examines the backup state of Microsoft Exchange mailbox databases using Powershell 2.0.
Databases currently being backed up cannot be backed up by another application at the same time.

Have Microsoft Exchange mailbox databases been backed up in the past 2 days?
Compares the date & time of the last Full/Incremental/Differential/Copy  backups, using Powershell 2.0, to determine if the databases have been backed up in the past 2 days.
Not maintaining a regular backup of Microsoft Exchange could result in data loss.

Is this server running the same version of the Exchange Management Tools as the Exchange server?
Compares the version of Microsoft Exchange Management Tools installed against the version installed on the Microsoft Exchange 2007/2010 using Powershell 2.0.
If the versions of the Exchange Management Tools are not the same, Backup Exec may generate a variety of errors during backup.

Does the current user have appropriate permissions to backup/restore Microsoft Exchange?
Examines the permissions of the currently logged in user for backup/restore operations in Microsoft Exchange 2007/2010.
Does not require Powershell or Microsoft Exchange Management Tools to run.


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