Database “” could not be upgraded to version . Error .

Details
Product: Exchange
Event ID: 1187
Source: MSExchangeIS
Version: 6.5.6940.0
Component: Microsoft Exchange Information Store
Message: Database “<name>” could not be upgraded to version <number>. Error <error code>.
   
Explanation

This error is usually seen in upgrade situations. It indicates that the setup program was unable to upgrade the database to a particular version. The version number may vary.

The database may be out of upgrade sequence or there may be a problem with consistency in the database.

   
User Action

There could be several reasons for this failure. Verify that the version of Exchange that you are using is compatible with the database version. Contact Microsoft Product Support Services for assistance running the Isinteg utility, and then try to upgrade the database again.

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The directory replication agent (DRA) received and discarded a compressed intersite replication message because it has an incompatible compression version number. You might have different versions of the directory. Make sure that all directories are running the same version of the Windows Server software.

Details
Product: Windows Operating System
Event ID: 1187
Source: Active Directory
Version: 5.0
Symbolic Name: DIRLOG_DRA_INCOMPAT_MAIL_MSG_C
Message: The directory replication agent (DRA) received and discarded a compressed intersite replication message because it has an incompatible compression version number. You might have different versions of the directory. Make sure that all directories are running the same version of the Windows Server software.
   
Explanation

The local domain controller received a compressed intersite replication message with an incompatible compression version number. This message was ignored.

   
User Action

Verify that the domain controllers are running the same version of the operating system.

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Database “%3” could not be upgraded to version %1. Error %2.

Details
Product: Exchange
Event ID: 1187
Source: MSExchangeIS
Version: 8.0
Symbolic Name: msgidDatabaseUpgradeFailed
Message: Database “%3” could not be upgraded to version %1. Error %2.
   
Explanation

This Error event indicates that the Exchange Setup program was unable to upgrade the database to the version that is specified in the event description. The database may be out of upgrade sequence, or there may be a problem with consistency in the database. This event may be logged in upgrade scenarios.

   
User Action

To resolve this error, depending on the error returned in the error text, perform one or more of the following:

  • Verify that the version of Microsoft Exchange that you are using is compatible with the database version that you are trying to mount. If they are not compatible, try to mount the database on a server that is running the correct version of Exchange.

  • Review the Application log for related events that might indicate if the database is corrupted or not. If the database is corrupted, restore the database from backup to a known good state. If you cannot restore the database, contact Microsoft Product Support Services for assistance running the Information Store Integrity Checker (Isinteg.exe) tool.

  • If this error is the result of an upgrade that failed, try to upgrade the database again.

If you are not already doing so, consider running the tools that Microsoft 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 mail flow, and better manage disaster recovery scenarios. Go to the Toolbox node of the Exchange Management Console to run these tools now. For more information about these tools, see Toolbox in the Exchange Server 2007 Help.

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Database “{name}” could not be upgraded to version {number}. Error {error code}.

Details
Product: Exchange
Event ID: 1187
Source: MSExchangeIS
Version: 6.0
Component: Information Store
Symbolic Name: msgidDatabaseUpgradeFailed
Message: Database “{name}” could not be upgraded to version {number}. Error {error code}.
   
Explanation
The database may be out of upgrade sequence or there may be a problem with consistency in the database.
   
User Action
Verify that the version of Exchange that you are using is compatible with the database version.Contact Microsoft Product Support Services for assistance running the Isinteg utility, and then try to upgrade the database again.

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