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Move Exchange 2010 database files and logs

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Hello All,

We have installed server 2008 and exchange on a dell power edge R510. We now have installed a Dell MD1000 storage device, and I would like to move the database and log files from the exchange server to the dell MD1000 which is the E:\ drive because our C:\ drive on the Exchange server is get very small now.

Can someone please help me with this ASAP!
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you need to use the move-databasepath cmdlet


something like move-databasepath DBName -EdbFilePath x:\folder\name.edb -logfilepath y:\folder

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb124742.aspx
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just keep in mind moving could take  a long time and during that period user access to emails will be stopped
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Thank You
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