From: Nik on 22 Mar 2010 08:56
I really appreciate all the help. After defrag I now have 72GB free.
"Nik" <test> wrote in message news:#$waSMgwKHA.4492(a)TK2MSFTNGP05.phx.gbl...
> Thanks I will work on this probably next weekend as this weekend would be
> too short notice and let you guys know.
> "Tarun Verma" <TarunVerma(a)discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>> Hi Nik,
>> What I understood by your message is you have exchange database with 30
>> ISFree space (white space) which also can be seen by filter event ID
>> Now there is only 5 GB Free space left on the same drive.
>> If above things are correct then I would suggest;
>> Need temporary drive with capacity at least 110% of the exchange db file
>> keep temp defrag db file.
>> Can defrag the DB using eseutil /d <db path> /t <temp drive
>> Feel free to revert in case of any query or confusion.
>> Tarun Verma
>> "Nik" wrote:
>>> I have about 30GB of recoverable space on my database yet still my disk
>>> on 5GB free.
>>> What is the best way to reclaim this space.
>>> Do i do an offline defrag? Based on what I read this would not do the
>>> sense since Exchange 2003SP2 handle the database differently.
>>> All suggestions welcome.