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Rapid Recovery 6.2.1 - Mailbox Restore for Exchange User Guide

Understanding Mailbox Restore for Exchange Preparing to use Mailbox Restore for Exchange The Local Mount Utility and Mailbox Restore Using Mailbox Restore for Exchange Restoring Exchange data using Mailbox Restore Exchange database maintenance in Mailbox Restore About us Glossary

Downloading the Local Mount Utility

There are two ways to download the Local Mount Utility. You can download the web installer version of the software directly from the Rapid Recovery Core Console, which is practical if you are installing the LMU on the Core. You can also download either 32-bit or 64-bit executable installer files for the LMU from the Quest Data Protection | Rapid Recovery License Portal.

This section includes the following topics:

Downloading the LMU from the Rapid Recovery Core Console

Complete the following steps to download the Local Mount Utility from the Rapid Recovery Core Console.

1.
From the machine on which you want to install the LMU, access the Rapid Recovery Core Console by entering the console URL into your browser and logging on with your user name and password.
2.
From the Rapid Recovery Core Console, in the icon bar, click [More] menu (More), and then select Downloads.
3.
Under Local Mount Utility, click Download web installer.
4.
From the Opening LocalMountUtility-Web.exe window, click Save File.

The file saves to the local Downloads folder. In some browsers, the folder automatically opens or a pop-up message gives you the option to run the installation.

Downloading the LMU from the Quest Data Protection | Rapid Recovery License Portal

If you have already registered your Rapid Recovery Core software in the Quest Data Protection | Rapid Recovery License Portal, do the following:

3.
From the Downloads page, scroll down to Windows-Based Applications. From the Local Mount Utility section, based on the architecture of the machine on which you are installing the utility (64-bit systems or 32-bit systems on the x86 architecture), click Download.

The file saves to the local Downloads folder. In some browsers, the folder automatically opens or a pop-up message gives you the option to run the installation.

NOTE: For more information about managing the Quest Data Protection | Rapid Recovery License Portal from the Rapid Recovery Core Console, see the Quest Data Protection | Rapid Recovery User Guide. For complete documentation of the license portal, see the Quest Data Protection | Rapid Recovery License Portal User Guide. License Portal User Guide.

Adding a Core machine to the Local Mount Utility

Complete the following procedure to set up the LMU by adding a Core.

The Add Core dialog box appears.
3.
In the Add Core dialog box, enter the requested credentials described in the following table.

Table 2. Rapid Recovery Core credentials

Option

Description

Host name

The name or IP address of the Core from which you want to mount recovery points.

NOTE: If installing the LMU on a Rapid Recovery Core machine, the LMU automatically adds the localhost machine.

Port

The port number used to communicate with the Core.

The default port number is 8006.

Use my Windows user credentials

Select this option if the credentials you use to access the Core are the same as your Windows credentials.

Use specific credentials

Select this option if the credentials you use to access the Core are different from your Windows credentials.

User name

The user name used to access the Core machine.

Password

The password used to access the Core machine.

4.
Click Connect.

Using the Local Mount Utility for Mailbox Restore

The Local Mount Utility (LMU) can let you mount and open the recovery point of an Exchange data store from a machine that does not have a Core installed but meets all other Mailbox Restore prerequisites. Opening the database from the recovery point in the LMU automatically launches Mailbox Restore and lets you recover backed up Exchange items.

For more information about using the LMU, see the Rapid Recovery User Guide.

The following LMU procedures are associated with recovering Exchange data using Mailbox Restore.

Opening an Exchange database in Mailbox Restore using the Local Mount Utility

Opening an Exchange database in Mailbox Restore using the Local Mount Utility

To restore an Exchange item backed up in a Rapid Recovery recovery point, you can open Mailbox Restore using the Local Mount Utility (LMU).

Complete the steps in the following procedure to mount a Rapid Recovery recovery point of an Exchange data store using the LMU.

1.
From the machine on which Mailbox Restore is installed, open the Local Mount Utility.
3.
Right-click the database, and then click Open the database for recovery.
Mailbox Restore automatically launches and opens the Exchange data store.
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