[Migrated from MSDN Exchange Dev]DR exchange server in Maintenance mode

Lucas Liu-MSFT 6,161 Reputation points
2020-12-21T09:15:07.423+00:00

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Hi

I have one DR exchange server, when I run the cmdlet "get-databaseavailabilitygroup -status |fl"

serverinmaintenance:DREXG01

Additional info: I have been executed the below cmdlet

Set-MailboxServer DREXG01 -DatabaseCopyAutoActivationPolicy Blocked

is this the reason the server is in maintenance?

Thank you.

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  1. Lucas Liu-MSFT 6,161 Reputation points
    2020-12-21T09:26:04.193+00:00

    Hi,
    According to my test, you are right.
    The following is my test result. When I set the parameter of the server E19A'DatabaseCopyAutoActivationPolicy' to "Blocked", I can see that E19A appears in the "ServersInMaintenance" result. After changing "DatabaseCopyAutoActivationPolicy" to the default "Unrestricted", E19A no longer appears in the "ServersInMaintenance" result
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  2. abdulmunaf-9546 1 Reputation point
    2020-12-22T03:43:27.293+00:00

    Thank you for the confirmation