Note: The Exchange Information Store was discontinued after the release of Exchange Server 2013. Managed Store is now tied to Microsoft.Exchange.Store.Service.exe and Microsoft.Exchange.Store.Worker.exe processes.
Microsoft Information store is responsible for managing so many types of information within an Exchange Server. The main components of Exchange Information Store are Mailbox Database and Public Folder Database.
There are various reasons for the Information Store corruption. Some of them are listed below:
“Could not start the Microsoft Exchange Information Store service on Local Computer. Error 1053: The service did not respond to the start or control request in a timely fashion.”
To resolve the Error: 1053 you need to download the latest version of .NET framework (according to your Exchange Server Edition). If the issue is because of jcb.dll file corruption then you need to copy jcb.dll file from Exchange Server 2003 SP2 to installation disc to “Exchsrvr/bin” folder.
Other steps that you can follow in order to solve the Microsoft Exchange Information Store Error code: 1053 are mentioned below:
If the above-mentioned methods fail to repair Exchange Information Store then the last option left is to wipe off the information store. But this will cause losing of important data files. So, it is recommended to Recover EDB data first using EDB Repair Tool and then perform the wipe operation.