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Windows SBS - Shrink Volume feature

Alisanne asked
Last Modified: 2012-08-15
I have a newly installed SBS 2011 server.  It had 4TB available and Windows assigned two partitions, one just barely over 2TB the other just under.

The OS was installed in the former.  When I went to configure the backup I get an error the backup can not run due to size of the volume.

Is the Shrink Volume command in Disk Manager Safe to perform? I do not wna tto have to rebuild this server.

If not, what is the best (least expensive) backup alternative?
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