Dismounting mailbox databases

To dismount a mailbox database:

  1. In the left pane of the ESI window, select Applications > Exchange and the applicable mailbox forest.

  2. In the center pane, click Mailbox Databases and select the database to dismount.

  3. In the Actions pane, click Dismount Mailbox Database.

  4. In the Dismount Mailbox Database page, confirm that the correct database is listed, and then click Next.

  5. In the Review Input Parameters page, verify the settings, and then click Next.

  6. In the Progress page, click Next.

Note: Click More Information for more progress details. If a problem occurs, an error message appears along with options to resume or roll back the process. After the error is resolved, click Resume to resume the process. Click Rollback to revert to the previously executed step.

  1. In the Summary page, click Finish.


Related links


 Managing Exchange with ESI

 ESI overview

 Adding and viewing Exchange forests

 Home window

 Removing Exchange forests


 Creating mailbox databases


 Mounting mailbox databases


 Removing mailbox databases


 Adding mailbox database copies


 Activating mailbox database copies


 Removing mailbox database copies