It turned out that the private store and directory I was working on was so
far corrupted, I had to create a new site, and setting the permissions on
the relevant containers worked a treat!
> on with permissions to begin with ... Maybe your Backup user id and
> will work if it is different from administrator.
> If not I am sure their is a way to reset the administrator permission -
> exchange (5.5?) has ways of opening the Information Store in "RAW" mode
> will let you run repairs and what not.
> Check Microfost Knowledgebase
> > Is there a way of opening the Admin program to run and perform changes
> > mailboxes with an account other than the service account (I had this
> > until last week when our Directory corrupted an lost all our
> > > when trying to run excange administor from a nother PC. other then the
> > > server