Many Watson reports for StoragePermanentException in Exchange Server 2016

Applies to: Exchange Server 2016 Enterprise EditionExchange Server 2016 Standard EditionExchange Server 2016 Standard Edition

Symptoms


In Microsoft Exchange Server 2016, you might notice there are many Watson reports for the StoragePermanentException error. Here is one example of the Watson reports:

Watson report about to be sent for process id: ProcessID, with parameters: E12IIS, VersionNumber, M.E.RpcClientAccess.Service, M.E.Data.Storage, M.E.D.S.Validation.Validate, M.E.D.Storage.StoragePermanentException, DumptidsetValue, VersionNumber. ErrorReportingEnabled: True

Resolution


To fix this issue, install Cumulative Update 8 for Exchange Server 2016 or a later cumulative update for Exchange Server 2016.

Status


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

References


Learn about the terminology that Microsoft uses to describe software updates.