Dealing with inconsistent state error in Exchange 2007
I received the following error when starting up Exchange 2007. The interesting thing is that it seems to be referring to the older Exchange Server. I am going to move the edb files from the root directory on that server later today to see if it makes any difference.
Microsoft Exchange Warning
The following warning(s) were reported while loading topology information:
Object First Storage Group has been corrupted and it is in an inconsistent state. The following validation errors have been encountered:
Warning: Could not convert property SystemFolderPath to type NonRootLocalLongFullPath. The path cannot be root directory.Parameter name: path
Warning: Could not convert property LogFolderPath to type NonRootLocalLongFullPath. The path cannot be root directory.Parameter name: path
Warning: LogFolderPath is mandatory.
Warning: SystemFolderPath is mandatory.
Object Mailbox Store (OLD) has been corrupted and it is in an inconsistent state. The following validation errors have been encountered:
Exchange cannot store database (.edb) files in the root directory. Please choose another location. The specified file path is ‘G:priv1.edb’.
UPDATE: Moving the files from the root Folder fixed the problem