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Microsoft recommends that you run Mailbox Manager after normal business hours on an Exchange 2000 Server computer, because substantial system resources may be required to process mailbox folders. Exchange 2000 Service Pack 2 (SP2) adds functionality to Mailbox Manager that makes it easier to terminate the process if it continues during business hours.
For additional information about the latest service pack for Microsoft Exchange 2000 Server, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/301378/EN-US/ )XGEN: How to Obtain the Latest Exchange 2000 Server Service Pack
Exchange 2000 SP2 offers the option to stop the Mailbox Manager process. This may be necessary if the process is not completed overnight, or if it is manually started during business hours and needs to be stopped.
To manually stop (or start) Mailbox Manager, follow these steps:
Also see the following article for more information about Exchange 2000 Mailbox Manager:
Event Type: Information Event Source: MSExchangeSA Event Category: Mailbox Management Event ID: 9215 Description: The Microsoft Exchange Server Mailbox Manager was stopped while processing mailboxes Started at: Wednesday, August 15, 2001 4:44:04 PM Stopped at: Wednesday, August 15, 2001 4:46:57 PM Mailboxes processed: 47 Messages moved: 0 Size of moved messages: 0.00 KB Deleted messages: 10 Size of deleted messages: 119.73 MB.
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/278024/EN-US/ )XADM: Exchange 2000 Server SP1 Mailbox Manager