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Possible to run multiple scanpst.exe at the one time?  I have PCS with outlook.pst / archieve.pst and another.pst

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Possible to run multiple scanpst.exe at the one time?  I have PCS with outlook.pst / archieve.pst and another.pst

If I make a copy x 2 of the .exe scanpst.exe can it run on each .pst to speed the job up?
 
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by:Dozer42
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I'm guessing it won't speed up the job at all. The hard drive would be all over the place seeking to the 2-3 different PSTs at once. I'd run em single file for the best performance.
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scanpst.exe can take so long is all.
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pavaneeshkumar earned 500 total points
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scanpst will only allow a single instance at atime. You can not even statr another instance after making a copy of the file. scan pst shares a common profile for all the users.
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