Event 2112 or 2180 is logged when you try to back up a database in an Exchange Server 2013 environment

Applies to: Exchange Server 2013 EnterpriseExchange Server 2013 Standard Edition

Symptoms


When you try to back up a Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 database by using a third-party product or Windows Server Backup, the backup operation fails. Additionally, one of the following events is logged in the Application log:


Cause


This issue occurs because an internal structure is not initialized properly in Exchange 2013.

Resolution


To resolve this issue, install the following cumulative update: 
2892464 Description of Cumulative Update 3 for Exchange Server 2013

Status


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

More Information


For more information about Windows Server Backup, go to the following Microsoft website: