You cannot point the Binary folder to the database when attaching an Archive Store, because the dbGuid.txt
file is missing from the Binary folder.
You will see the following error message when this issue occurs:
The email file location does not match the database you are trying to attach
All Supported Environments
Close the GFI MailArchiver console
Navigate to the folder that holds the index of the effected database
Open the index.xml in Notepad
Take note of the index dbid
Example: <index dbid="5e88140b-3fff-4cc7-c8f2-9f97ff89333e"....
Copy and paste the index dbid into a new Notepad
Save the Notepad file as dbGuid.txt in the Binary folder of the effected database
Open the GFI MailArchiver console and try attaching the database again
file was missing or deleted.