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Need to run Exchange server 2000 offline defrag but disk space is too low.

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I am running 2000 SBS and the exchange 2000 mail database has expanded past the 16 GB limit.  I increased it to 17 GB via registry changes, and that helped.  I have had the users delete gigs of mail, but of course this won't actually help until I defreg the store.
So, I need to do an off-line defrag, but do not have enough Free drive space.

Can I send the re-written copy to NAS (like my Snapserver) and then copy it back to the 2000 Server?
I read somewhere thet you can copy the store to another server and run the defrag from there. Is this true?

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