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In an Exchange Server 2007 Stand-by Continuous Replication (SCR) environment, when you run the Restore-StorageGroupCopy command to restore an Exchange storage group, the operation may not be successful. However, if you run this command multiple times, the command can be completed successfully. For example, if you run the following command in the Exchange Management Shell, the operation may not be successful: Restore-StorageGroupCopy -Identity <server name>\<storage group name> -StandbyMachine <SCR target server name>Additionally, you may receive the following error message:
Restore-StorageGroupCopy : Failed to copy the last log files for storage group '<storage group>'. Use the Force option if you want to restore the storage group despite the data loss. At line:1 char:63 + Get-StorageGroup -Server <server name> | Restore-StorageGroupCopy <<<< -StandbyMachine <SCR target server name>
WARNING: Failed to copy remaining log files (through Exx.log) during Restore-StorageGroupCopy operation for storage group copy (<storage group name>). Failure reason: Unable to move a log file from the inspector directory to the log directory for storage group c4d65af5-6021-443a-9400-3bc350863419|Standby. Old path: <original log file with full path>. New path: <new log file with full path>.
Additionally, the following event messages are logged in the Application log on the Exchange server:
Event Type: Warning
To resolve this problem, install Update Rollup 7 for Exchange 2007 Service Pack 1. For more information about Update Rollup 7 for Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 1, see the following Exchange Help topic:
Description of Update Rollup 7 for Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 1For more information about how to install the latest Exchange service pack or update rollup, see the following Exchange Help topic:
How to Obtain the Latest Service Pack or Update Rollup for Exchange 2007
For more information about Stand-by Continuous Replication (SCR), visit the following Web site:
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb676502.aspxFor more information about the Restore-StorageGroupCopy command, visit the following Web site:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
Article ID: 958331 - Last Review: March 18, 2009 - Revision: 1.2
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