Exchange 2010 Lagged copy of DB RRS feed

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  • Hi

    We are running Exchange 2010 SP1 in a pre-prod environment. We have 20 DB's in the DAG, each with 5 copies - one of which is a lag copy of that DB. I am looking to perform a restore using the lagged copy.


    I had some questions:

    1. Is there a Powershell command I can run to find out what the lagged copy for a particular DB is and where it is located?

    2. In the Technet article we are taking a VSS copy of the DB. Do we then run the commands on the VSS copy version of the actual lagged copy?

    3. What is the difference between taking a VSS copy of the lag DB and simply copy and pasting to another location?


    Tuesday, December 6, 2011 7:39 PM


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