Topic Last Modified: 2010-06-20

The Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Management Pack for System Center Operations Manager monitors the Windows Application log on computers running Exchange 2010 and generates this alert when the events specified in the following Details table are logged.

To learn more about this alert, in Operations Manager, do one or more of the following:


Product Name


Product Version

14.0 (Exchange 2010)

Event ID


Event Source


Alert Type


Rule Path

Microsoft Exchange Server/Exchange 2010/Common Components/Server

Rule Name

The file system structure on the disk is corrupt and unusable. Please run the chkdsk utility.


This Error event occurs if the file system structure on the hard disk has been damaged by a software or hardware malfunction.

User Action

To resolve this problem, run the Chkdsk utility. Or, replace the affected hard disk.

For more information about how to use the Chkdsk utility, see Chkdsk.

For More Information

If you are not already doing so, consider running the Exchange tools created to help you analyze and troubleshoot your Exchange environment. These tools can help make sure that your configuration aligns with Microsoft best practices. They can also help you identify and resolve performance issues, improve mail flow, and better manage disaster recovery scenarios. To run these tools, go to the Toolbox node of the Exchange Management Console. To learn more about these tools, see Managing Tools in the Toolbox.