RE: Move the exchange M: drive...

  • From: "Mark Fugatt" <markfu@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "[ExchangeList]" <exchangelist@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 30 Sep 2005 15:00:59 +0100

Leave the M: alone, it is not a real drive, it's a virtual
representation of the drive that Exchange is installed on, do not play
with the M:

Log files are very important, and will be purged when you perform a full
online backup of your Exchange Storage Groups using an Exchange aware
backup program such as the Windows Backup program on your Exchange

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-----Original Message-----
From: JosephM [mailto:info@xxxxxxxxxxxx] 
Sent: 30 September 2005 14:57
To: [ExchangeList]
Subject: [exchangelist] Move the exchange M: drive...

In exchange 2000 how do i move the m: drive to a new disk. my current
disk was to small. have now installed a bigger disk.

Also how do i stop creating multiple log files in the MDBDATA directory.

Once again many thanks.

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