Redirected restore to Path of Exchange 2007 or Exchange 2010 databases fails if the original database location drive letter does not exist on the target server.

Article:TECH155316  |  Created: 2011-03-10  |  Updated: 2013-11-15  |  Article URL
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When redirecting Exchange databases to path, if the original database location does not exist on the target server the restore job will fail with the following error message.


Final error: 0xe000848c - Unable to attach to a resource.  Make sure that all selected resources exist and are online, and then try again.  If the server or resource no longer exists, remove it from the selection list. Edit the selection list properties, click the View Selection Details tab, and then remove the resource.


This issue occurs with Backup Exec 2010 R2


This issue has been resolved by Backup Exec 2010 R2 Hotfix 148347

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Exchange 2010 Redirect To Path Fails if Original DB Location Drive Letter Does Not Exist on Target Server.

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