Public Folders of Exchange Information Store
Public folders of Exchange Information Store help to collect, organize and share information in a work group or organization; they effectively make shared access possible in the work group or organization. They organize content in an easy-to-browse hierarchical order (users can see this hierarchy through Outlook and can use it to browse the required content). Here we discuss the public folders of Exchange 2016 and some situations they are involved.
How to Recover Items Deleted from Public Folders
It is easy to recover the deleted public folder items from Outlook. This can be done using the Recover Deleted Items button on the Folder tab on the Outlook ribbon.
Note: This recovery method is suitable only for those deleted items that have not passed the retention period.
Use Public Folders as an Archiving Method for Distribution Groups
Follow the steps given below to use public folders as an archiving method for distribution groups:
1.Mail-enable the public folder
Mail-enable the Public Folder Using EAC (Exchange Admin Center)
2.Add the public folder as a member of the distribution group.
Note: After this, emails sent will be added to this public folder too. These emails servers as a reference copy. Thus, public folders can be used as an archiving method for distribution groups.
How to deal with the Corruption of Priv1.edb and Pub1.edb
Kernel for EDB to PST converter is an effective EDB recovery tool that deals with all types of Exchange information store corruption issues. It repairs public as well as private databases of Exchange Server and recovers inaccessible mailboxes and mailbox items. It converts priv1 edb and pub1 edb to pst and recovers the information from them. Its different modes of operation - Standard Scan and Advanced Scan –ensure that this software is useful in all situations of corruption.
Trial Version of Kernel for EDB to PST
Even before purchasing, you can use the Kernel for EDB to PST converter software for the conversion of your corrupt or inaccessible priv1 edb and pub1 edb to pst. This is by downloading the free trial version of this software. However, you cannot save them after conversion as only the full version has this functionality. If you need to save your files, you need to purchase the full version of the software. Before downloading, kindly check the minimum system requirements.