Why Exchange Databases Might Remain Dirty After ESEUTIL /R Recovery

You’re trying to recover your Exchange database from the “dirty shutdown” state to “clean shutdown.”  You use ESEUTIL /R and after several ill-fated attempts the databases remain dirty.  What’s happening?  Danijel Klaric. a Microsoft Premier Field Engineer based in Germany, sheds some light on why the Exchange 2007/2010 databases might remain dirty after a seemingly…