Exchange Server users and the network administrators of a workhouse

having Exchange Server are often introduced with various EDB database errors that haunt the users frequently. Every time users see any such error messages, they feel the need to regain access to their important data back. This situation of data inaccessibility becomes serious when administrators have to face the heat of huge data loss situations. Often the EDB file data loss situation arises when administrators lose important data in EDB files due to varied reasons. Xiaomi firmware

EDB files often get affected by corruption due to number of reasons such as improper server shutdown, virus invasion, and physical damage to storage media, abrupt application shutdown, hardware failure etc. In multiple situations, when Exchange Server database file gets corrupt or damaged, MS Outlook restricts accessing user’s email, calendar etc from it. This happens because MS Outlook is also unable to fetch data from EDB database on your Exchange Server.

With MS Outlook too failing to access important user data from EDB database, the problem intensifies further as the user is unable to continue his communication with his clients or other users. This sudden halt in the communication might also result in delay of scheduled business projects in a workhouse. What if you do not have any backup copy of the required file, and the only way to gain access to your important is by accessing EDB file.

Considering a practical working situation, when you come across the following error message while reading an EDB file:

“Database page read failed verification because of a -1018 error” (page checksum mismatch)

In comparison to this error -18111 (hexadecimal 0xFFFFF8ED) stands for JET_errFileNotFound and stands for File not found. The occurrence of this error message shows that the database page read failed verification because of certain page checksum mismatch. This particular database page is a file in Exchange Store and the error indicates that this individual file (may be priv1.edb) is corrupt. It is because of the occurrence of this error message that users might face the following issues while working on their EDB file.

1.Unable to send or receive emails
2.Unable to initiate MS Outlook on the computer
3.Failed online backups and display -1018 checksum error
4.Online defragmentation report generates a -1018 checksum mismatch error

You can resolve these issues easily. In order to do so, you can follow one or more of the ways:

1.If you come across the -1018 error code in the event description, then check for possible solutions offered by Microsoft
2.Run system diagnostic test
3.Migrate to another system or try different hardware
4.Upgrade disk controller BIOS and firmware
5.Repair EDB file with the eseutil /P and eseutil /D and then isinteg -fix

Although, Microsoft offers numerous utilities for EDB file repair but these files hardly ever work. Therefore, the ideal way to repair corrupt EDB file is by using third party Exchange repair tool. Kernel for Exchange Server recovery software allows you to repair EDB file flawlessly and allows you to access the inaccessible data with MS Outlook.

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