M5050: Recovering Messaging Servers and Databases Using Microsoft Exchange Server 2007

1 Day Course
Hands On
Official Microsoft Curriculum
Code M5050

This course has been retired. Please view currently available Microsoft Exchange Server Training Courses.


Collapse all

Recovering Messaging Databases (5 topics)

  • Overview of Database Recovery Scenarios
  • Recovering a Messaging Database Using Dial-Tone Recovery
  • Performing a Database Backup
  • Performing a Dial-Tone Recovery
  • Repairing a Damaged Database

Preparing for and Recovering from Mailbox Server Failures (5 topics)

  • Preparing for a Mailbox Server Recovery
  • Recovering Mailbox Servers
  • Performing a Mailbox Server Backup
  • Recovering a Mailbox Server
  • Recovering Mailbox Server Data

Preparing for and Recovering from Non-Mailbox Server Failures (6 topics)

  • Preparing for a Non-Mailbox Server Recovery
  • Recovering Non-Mailbox Servers
  • Performing a Non-Mailbox Server Backup
  • Restoring a Client Access Server
  • Restoring a Hub Transport Server
  • Restoring an Edge Transport Server


This course is intended for enterprise-level messaging administrators who have at least 3 years experience working in the Information Technology field, including administering Exchange Servers. Administrators should have some experience with Exchange Server 2007. Others who may take this course include IT generalists and help desk professionals who want to learn about Microsoft Exchange Server 2007. This course requires that students meet the following prerequisites: Working knowledge of malware. For example, approaches to scanning for viruses (client-based, Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)-based, Exchange-based), methods that worms use to propagate, basic concepts of spam, phishing schemes, and unwelcome message content. Conceptual understanding of firewalls. For example, how SMTP messages are allowed through a firewall. Working knowledge of how Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) is managed in the directory. Experience using these tools and applications: - NTBackup command. - NSLookup command. - Windows Explorer - Microsoft Management Console (MMC) - Active Directory Users and Computers - Active Directory Sites and Services - Internet Information Services (IIS) Admin - Outlook Working knowledge of Windows server operating system. For example, what Transmission Control Protocol (TCP/IP) and Domain Name System (DNS) do and how to use them, basic routing concepts (Wide Area Networks (WAN) vs. Local Area Network (LAN) router vs. switch vs. hub). Working knowledge of network technologies. For example, what TCP/IP and DNS do and how to use them, basic routing concepts (WAN vs. LAN, router vs. switch vs. hub). Working knowledge of Active Directory. For example, how user objects are managed, what is stored in Active Directory partitions, basic architectures (domain, forest, sites, etc.), and how domain controllers are managed. Also, site and site connector configuration, schema and configuration partitions, and Global Catalogs. Conceptual understanding of e-mail technologies. Post Office Protocol (POP), Internet Access Message Protocol (IMAP), SMTP). Completion of the following course or equivalent knowledge: Course 5047: Introduction to Installing and Managing Microsoft Exchange Server 2007

Course PDF