|Message:||%1: An operation has encountered a fatal error. The database may be corrupted. The Microsoft Exchange Transport service is shutting down. Manual database recovery or repair may be required. Exception details: %2|
This Error event indicates that specified Extensible Storage Engine (ESE) database is corrupted and is preventing the Microsoft Exchange Transport service from starting.
The ESE databases that may exist on a Hub Transport server or Edge Transport server are the message queue database or the Content Filtering database.
By default, the message queue database and the transaction logs are located at C:\Program Files\Microsoft\Exchange Server\TransportRoles\data\Queue. The location of the message queue database is controlled by the QueueDatabasePath parameter in the EdgeTransport.exe.config application configuration file. The location of the message queue transaction logs is controlled by the QueueDatabaseLoggingPath parameter in the EdgeTransport.exe.config application configuration file.
To resolve this error, do one of the following:
For more information, see the following Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 Help topics: