Converting EDB file to PST

dirkdigs 921 Reputation points

Hello we have issue with exchange server and were only able to retrieve the EDB file from a backup. Is it possible to convert this to PST files?
Exchange version is 2013.
Is there any free tools available? The server is no longer available.

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  1. Andy David - MVP 145.1K Reputation points MVP

    3rd party - but free is typically not possible unless its a small test sample

    You can download and see how much it lets you convert...

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  2. dirkdigs 921 Reputation points

    is there anyway to verify integrity of an EDB file? IS there any health checks I can do beforehand?

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  3. Andy David - MVP 145.1K Reputation points MVP

    Sure, you can follow this:

    So no, Exch 2013 at all - even one you can bring up?

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  4. dirkdigs 921 Reputation points

    no it was crypto'd
    the EDB file was recovered from one of the backups . Backup server was also Crypto'd.

  5. KyleXu-MSFT 26,241 Reputation points


    We cannot test and introduce third-party software, here are some supported suggestion which may be useful to you:

    You could try recover your Exchange from ADSI record: Recover Exchange servers

    You can also try to use the database portability to mount your Database on a new Exchange server: Move a mailbox database using database portability in Exchange Server

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