[Okta Webinar] Learn how to a build a cloud-first strategyRegister Now

x
?
Solved

Exchange 2010 log files filling my c drive

Posted on 2011-09-15
3
Medium Priority
?
938 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-12
I have heaps of Exchange log files filling up my C drive. I am running Exchange 2010.
I read a post that said do a full windows backup to truncate the log files. So I did that and my log files are still there.

Whats the trick, as I feel like just deleting them, will that be ok.
0
Comment
Question by:NWCCSteve
3 Comments
 
LVL 6

Accepted Solution

by:
Faisal Khan earned 2000 total points
ID: 36542091
1. enable cirular logging on the exchange store once.
2. unmount and mount the data store
This will clear teh existing logs for you.
now again.
1. reable the cirular loggin as this should be enable for restoring database at Exchange failure situation.
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:NWCCSteve
ID: 36542148
I chose the easiest solution, thanks guys for the fast response.
0

Featured Post

What is SQL Server and how does it work?

The purpose of this paper is to provide you background on SQL Server. It’s your self-study guide for learning fundamentals. It includes both the history of SQL and its technical basics. Concepts and definitions will form the solid foundation of your future DBA expertise.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Introduction: Sometimes when I receive a call from my users to solve their problems it is very difficult for me to found their computer IP address. Even finding their computer Host to provide remote support can be a problem.  So I resorted to Goo…
I have put this article together as i needed to get all the information that might be available already into one general document that could be referenced once without searching the Internet for the different pieces. I have had a few issues where…
This Micro Tutorial will teach you how to add a cinematic look to any film or video out there. There are very few simple steps that you will follow to do so. This will be demonstrated using Adobe Premiere Pro CS6.
Exchange organizations may use the Journaling Agent of the Transport Service to archive messages going through Exchange. However, if the Transport Service is integrated with some email content management application (such as an anti-spam), the admin…
Suggested Courses

873 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question