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After reviewing the problem description, there are still something remaining
unclear, so please help to collect more information:
Whether the Organization(409) is a system folder or a public folder? My
understanding of the problem is: this folder has been created on one of the
Exchange 5.5 server as a system folder, but has not been replicated to the other
two servers. Please correct me if I have misunderstood anything.
If this is a system folder, I'd like to explain that in one Exchange org, there is
only one instance of system folder. By default, it is placed on the first Exchange
server. If you want to migrate the Exchange 5.5 servers to Exchange 2003, and
decommission the Exchange 5.5 servers after the migration, you should rehome
the system folders to Exchange 2003 server. To do so, please refer to the
Exchange 2003 deployment guide, chapter 5.
If this is a normal public folder, as you may know, each public folder has at least
one instance node by default, while all the servers maintain a org public folder
location list so that can referral data among servers. If your public folder storage
is not quite huge, I suggest you export all public folder contents into a PST file
from Outlook client, and then re-import the PST file to the Exchange 2003 server.
Hope the info helps. If anything is unclear, please feel free to post back.
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