|Message:||Exchange Search Indexer is trying to recover from a non-fatal error (%1) for more than %2 minutes. It will keep retrying until it succeeds or hits a fatal error.|
This Warning event indicates that the Microsoft Exchange Search service is trying to recover from a non-fatal error. An example of a non-fatal error could be when Exchange Search fails when you are trying to connect to Active Directory (domain controller). If the problem is because of domain controller connectivity issues, Exchange Search will continue to try to connect. When this problem occurs, search in online mode may take a long time to return results for mailboxes on the affected mailbox server. In the event description, the first parameter is the error information and the second parameter indicates how long the Exchange Search service has been trying to recover.
To resolve this warning, do one or more of the following:
For more information about how to troubleshoot Active Directory or domain controller connectivity issues, see Active Directory Diagnostics, Troubleshooting, and Recovery.
Note If you aren’t already doing so, consider running the tools that Exchange offers to help administrators analyze and troubleshoot their Exchange environment. These tools can help you make sure that your configuration is in line with Microsoft best practices. They can also help you identify and resolve performance issues, improve mailflow, and better manage disaster-recovery scenarios. Go to the Toolbox node of Exchange Management Console to run these tools now. For more information about these tools, see Toolbox in the Exchange Server 2007 Help.