Managing Your Server's Boot Drive

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Came across this guide & FAQ which may be of some help to those running servers.

CONTENTS:

Introduction
What's Too Small?
But What About Upgrading?

What To Move?

Pagefile
Exchange Databases
SQL Databases
Other Data Files
Log Files
Webs and Other IIS Services
Shadow Copy Data
Shared Folders
Virtual Machines
WSUS Updates
DLLCache & ServicePackFiles
Move Certificate Server Data

What Else To Do?

Remove Old NTBackup Catalogs
Remove Old NTUnininstall Folders
Memory Dumps
Bad Applications
Check User Profiles
Check Temp Folders
Change Print Spool Folder
Hibernation
Move/Empty the Software Distribution Directory Posted Image
Move the WinSXS Directory Posted Image
Move Active Directory

I'm Still In Need of More Space!
Compression?
When You Really Do Need To Resize
Creative Alternatives
Summary
Conclusion
Disclaimer
 


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