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Site Collection Quotas and Locks (Read-only)

Posted on 2011-09-05
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My site collection suddenly stop working and after investigating into it I found that the 'Site Collection Quotas and Locks' under 'SharePoint Site Management ' was suddenly changed to 'Read-Only' automatically.

Can anyone please let me know how this can be triggered and set to 'Read-Only' mode.
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http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd576268%28v=office.12%29.aspx

Search for "Figure 8.10 The Additional Lock Information Box" read about the Locks

You can tell SharePoint to do certain things when quotas are hit. Such as make all read-only(Blocks additions, updates, and deletions)

Hope that helps you
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Did you by any chance have any scripted backups running prior to the site becoming read only?
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