Microsoft provides various command line tools for Exchange Server 2003 and other versions of Exchange to help the system administrator or help desk staff to effectively perform Exchange Server's management related tasks. Tasks such as managing database, defragmenting database, compacting database, verifying health of the database, repairing database, and other similar tasks can be performed using those command line tools. Amid those tools, isinteg.exe is the one that helps administrator to verify database integrity and to resolve any errors detected by it.
It is important to note that Isinteg stands for Information Store Integrity Checker. The prime function of this in-built utility is that it assists administrator or the person maintaining Exchange Server in a more effective manner. Adding to that, it also helps in eliminating those errors that create problems in the start up of Information Store. Moreover, it also resolves the errors that restrict users to login to their accounts and to view, delete, and receive emails. It can also be used to investigate mailboxes, folders, items, etc. to confirm the existence of any sort of problem. Isinteg Exchange 2003 repairs found errors at application level, which is much higher than the page level.
Isinteg Exchange 2010 uses various options to help you provide relevant information about the database and to repair the database. Options like -s, -fix, -test, etc. are used with Isinteg to check and resolve the following error messages:
Aforementioned are some of the error messages amid other errors that can be resolved using Isinteg Exchange 2003 software. When you execute Isinteg without any option then you get the following message on command prompt:
In the aforementioned string, the term
It may happen that Isinteg Exchange 2010 does not help you resolve errors occurred during integrity check. If you come across such situation, use EDB Recovery Tool, which has been designed to help you repair corrupt Exchange database files - priv.edb, pub.edb, and .stm files. Software supports all versions of MS Exchange Server and resolves the errors that isinteg.exe cannot resolve.