Exchange 2010 GRT backup using Backup Exec fails with error "Unable to complete the operation for the selected resource using the specified options. -501 The log file is corrupt."

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Problem

Exchange 2010 Database Availibility Group (DAG) backup with Granular Restore (GRT) turn on fails with below given error:

Error Message

Unable to complete the operation for the selected resource using the specified options.  The following error was returned when opening the Exchange Database file:  '-501 The log file is corrupt. '

Cause

Exchange database(s) likely to have some errors.

Solution

  • Run a repair on the Exchange database with Exchange tools and clear errors on all database copies.
  • Workaround, run the backup of the Active copy.

Note: It is suggested that user(s) consult their Exchange Administrator or Exchange Technical support for repair of the Exchange Database(s).


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