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If you use installable file system (IFS) to delete a search folder, all of the items that are referenced in that search folder are also deleted. This problem does not occur if you use Distributed Authoring Version (DAV) or OLE DB to delete the search folder.
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Microsoft Exchange 2000 Server. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in theMicrosoft Knowledge Base:
301378 XGEN: How to Obtain the Latest Exchange 2000 Server Service Pack
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in Microsoft Exchange 2000 Server.
This problem was first corrected in Microsoft Exchange 2000 Server Service Pack 2.