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A short synopsis of Suspend-MailboxDatabaseCopy: Use the Suspend-MailboxDatabaseCopy cmdlet to block replication and replay activities (log copying and replay) or activation for a database configured with two or more database copies.

A Description of Suspend-MailboxDatabaseCopy:
You need to be assigned permissions before you can run this cmdlet. Although all parameters for this cmdlet are listed in this topic, you may not have access to some parameters if they're not included in the permissions assigned to you. T o see what permissions you need, see the"mailbox database copy" entry in the High Availability Permissions topic.

The Possible Inputs for Suspend-MailboxDatabaseCopy:

The Correct Syntax for Suspend-MailboxDatabaseCopy:
Suspend-MailboxDatabaseCopy -Identity [-ActivationOnly ] [-Confirm []] [-DomainController ] [-SuspendComment ] [-WhatIf []] []

The Return Values for Suspend-MailboxDatabaseCopy:

Usage Examples for Suspend-MailboxDatabaseCopy:

-------------------------- EXAMPLE 1 --------------------------




This example suspends replication and replay activity for the copy of a database named DB1 that's hosted on a Mailbox s
erver named MBX3. An optional administrative reason for the suspension is also specified.

Suspend-MailboxDatabaseCopy -Identity DB1\MBX3 -SuspendComment "Maintenance on MBX3"




-------------------------- EXAMPLE 2 --------------------------




This example only activation for the copy of a database named DB3 that's hosted on a Mailbox server named MBX2.

Suspend-MailboxDatabaseCopy -Identity DB3\MBX2 -ActivationOnly








Possible Parameters for Suspend-MailboxDatabaseCopy:


-Identity

The Identity parameter specifies the name of the database for which continuous replication is being suspended.



Required? true

Position? 1

Default value

Accept pipeline input? True

Accept wildcard characters? false



-ActivationOnly

The ActivationOnly parameter is used to suspend only activation for the mailbox database copy.



Required? false

Position? Named

Default value

Accept pipeline input? False

Accept wildcard characters? false



-Confirm []

The Confirm switch causes the command to pause processing and requires you to acknowledge what the command will

do before processing continues. You don't have to specify a value with the Confirm switch.



Required? false

Position? Named

Default value

Accept pipeline input? False

Accept wildcard characters? false



-DomainController

The DomainController parameter specifies the fully qualified domain name (FQDN) of the domain controller that w

rites this configuration change to Active Directory.



Required? false

Position? Named

Default value

Accept pipeline input? False

Accept wildcard characters? false



-SuspendComment

The SuspendComment parameter specifies the reason that the database copy is being suspended. This parameter is

limited to 512 characters.



Required? false

Position? Named

Default value

Accept pipeline input? False

Accept wildcard characters? false



-WhatIf []

The WhatIf switch instructs the command to simulate the actions that it would take on the object. By using the

WhatIf switch, you can view what changes would occur without having to apply any of those changes. You don't ha

ve to specify a value with the WhatIf switch.



Required? false

Position? Named

Default value

Accept pipeline input? False

Accept wildcard characters? false





This cmdlet supports the common parameters: Verbose, Debug,

ErrorAction, ErrorVariable, WarningAction, WarningVariable,

OutBuffer and OutVariable. For more information, type,

"get-help about_commonparameters".