How To: Using Eseutil Outside of GRE

Article Number: 
374

Summary:

Occasionally when troubleshooting potential issues with an EDB, you'll need to use eseutil outside of GRE.  This is needed if/when you encounter errors when attempting to open a Exchange database file (.EDB).  If this happens, running eseutil in the order outlined below to try and clean up the database is the recommended path.

Information:

When you’re using eseutil outside of GRE, the recommended order to perform these steps are:

    • Attempt a “Recovery” – eseutil.exe /r
      • If successful then run "Defragmentation" - eseutil.exe /d
      • If unsuccessful then attempt “Repair” – eseutil.exe /p
        • If successful then run "Defragmentation" – eseutil.exe /d

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