Exchange Granular Recovery Technology (GRT) Restore of public folder calendar item gets restored as a folder instead of calendar format

Article:TECH213071  |  Created: 2013-12-05  |  Updated: 2013-12-05  |  Article URL
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When a public folder calendar item is restored, the restore job completes successfully but the Item is restored as folder instead of calendar item



Exchange 2010

Backup Exec 2010 R3



Run the GRT restore of the calendar item and re-import the item by manually creating calendar and copy the restored contents into public folder calendar in Outlook


Restore to Recovery database and recover the Items required

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