Email when disk quota warning

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Is there a way the server can automatically send an email to a user when they reach the warning level?

We are using the default windows quota....thing....

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The user gets a windows popup message, considering it an interactive operation usually.

If you wanted email, you'd need some kind of monitoring, since the only thing windows gives us is the event log..

So in the end, some kind of event log monitoring system is required.

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If you have W2k3 R2, you can install the FSRM component and define quotas there. This allows emails out of the box:
File Server Resource Manager

How to use File Server Resource Manager (FSRM) to configure the notification feature for File Screening Management in Windows Server 2003 R2

If you're stuck with the "classic" owner-based quotas and only have the event log to go on, check here:
How to use Eventtriggers.exe to send e-mail based on Event IDs
Learn't something new again, thanks oBdA..

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