Thursday, June 1, 2017

Mailbox Exports Preventing Exchange 2010 Uninstallation

Hi folks,

In this quick post I would love to share with you about my recent adventure. When uninstalling Exchange 2010 binaries I faced the following error:

This error is self-explanatory and the below command  should be executed for each mailbox database that is displayed in error message:

Get-MailboxExportRequest | ?{ $_.RequestQueue -eq "DB01" }. | Remove-MailboxExportRequest 

After which mailbox database can be removed:

Remove-MailboxDatabase DB01 -Confirm:$false