Running a restore of a single Exchange 2007 Mailbox database to a Recovery Storage Group (RSG) fails with the error "0xe000fed1 - A failure occurred querying the Writer status."

Article:TECH52162  |  Created: 2007-01-15  |  Updated: 2013-03-22  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH52162
Article Type
Technical Solution


Issue



Running a restore of a single Exchange 2007 Mailbox database to a Recovery Storage Group (RSG) fails with the error "0xe000fed1 - A failure occurred querying the Writer status."


Error



Final error: 0xe000fed1 - A failure occurred querying the Writer status.
Final error category: Resource Errors


Restore- \\E2K7\Microsoft Information Store\TestSG Writer Name: Exchange Server, Writer ID: {76FE1AC4-15F7-4BCD-987E-8E1ACB462FB7}, Last error: 0x800423f3, State: 0013.

A failure occurred querying the Writer status.
Writer Name: Exchange Server, Writer ID: {76FE1AC4-15F7-4BCD-987E-8E1ACB462FB7}, Last error: 0x800423f3, State: 0014.


 


Cause



When attempting to restore a Exchange 2007 mailbox database, restore operation fails with the above mentioned error.

This issue may occur if the Mailstore Database that is being restored to the RSG has a different name than the Mailstore Database that was selected for recovery.


Solution



Ensure in restore selections that mailbox database to be restored is same as the mailbox database that was added to RSG for recovery.
 

Supplemental Materials

SourceETrack
Value923694
Description

E2K7: "Failure occurred querying the writer status" while redirecting a single DB to RSG


Description

A failure occurred querying the Writer status


SourceError Code
Value0xe000fed1
Description

A failure occurred querying the Writer status



Legacy ID



289331


Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH52162


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