[ExchangeList] Re: move database

  • From: "Rick Boza" <rickb@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <exchangelist@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 28 Sep 2006 13:16:50 -0400

What version of Exchange?  Depending on the answer to that, you are
either moving the entire database to the new, bigger drive, or you could
be adding an additional mailbox store and just moving that mailbox.


Really need a bit more info - how big is the drive your database is
currently on and how big is your target?


What caused you to run out of space?  Was it just the Exchange database,
or log files, or something else entirely?


From: exchangelist-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
[mailto:exchangelist-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Yu, Joy
Sent: Thursday, September 28, 2006 1:07 PM
To: exchangelist@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [ExchangeList] move database


I need to move one of the mailboxes to a different drive since the
current one doesn't have enough space.  Microsoft has several articles
tell I need to change the database location.  What should I do with the
database file on the current drive?  If the answer is move the new
drive, will it be overwrite? 


I'm sure this is a very easy question for most of you.  I have searched
on google.  I haven't got the answer yet.  Thanks for your input!    



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