Exchange : Fix Index Issues

Originally published at: Exchange : Fix Index Issues - RDR-IT

Symptom In the ECP interface, the index status of the database is failing. The Get-MailboxDatabaseCopyStatus command returns the ContentIndexState Fail or FailedAndSuspended field. Solution 1. Stop the MSExchangeFastSearch and HostControllerService services. Stop-Service MSExchangeFastSearch Stop-Service HostControllerService 2. Open the Windows Explorer and go to the folder where the database file is stored. Delete the folder {guid]…