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Storage quota for users folders

Hi,

I  have windows 2008 DC in my network. I have a file server and users folders are stored in that server.
All the users folders are mapped to users system when they login using GP. Now I want to configure quota for all users folders. Normal users - 2Gb and Management 10GB. How I can configure this using group policy

My folder structure is as follows

home
->IT
->purchase
-Management

again IT have subfolders (users folders) and so on

Any help is appriciated

teks
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teksalah
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teksalah
2 Solutions
 
Encrypted1024Commented:
Quotas are configured using the File Server Manager in Windows 2008. Not Group Policy.
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Krzysztof PytkoActive Directory EngineerCommented:
That's right. Above post is correct. You have to use File Server Resource Manager on your file server and create separate templates for quota management. Then you can accomplish your task.

Read these articles

Basis -> http://blogs.technet.com/b/josebda/archive/2008/08/20/the-basics-of-windows-server-2008-fsrm-file-server-resource-manager.aspx

Quota template creation -> http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc725711.aspx
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Darius GhassemCommented:
This question has been classified as abandoned and is being closed as part of the Cleanup Program.  See my comment at the end of the question for more details.
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