Windows 2003 Roaming profile share folder size corruption

I came across a disk space issue on a domain controller. I have been removing the roaming profile feature from AD users that do not really need a roaming profile since they have an assigned workstation.

Prior to me starting to delete the profiles in the share, I noticed that most of the folders have a "Plus / +" sign next to the folder size description.

I am not sure what this mean and if this is causing an issue.

please see the pic  below

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MaheshConnect With a Mentor ArchitectCommented:
i don't think this is issue
Somebody must have registered some application plugin \ dll file so that its showing folder size like this.

Check below link
i have checked dll file mentioned in above article in windows 7, but even after registering it won't have any effect on win 7 machine
I suggest you to check above article with win XP \ 2003 and check if it act as mentioned in your question.

You can safely ignore and go ahead with deletion.
You can scan with antivrus \ malware, but i don't think it is required.

Hari Babu BalarajuTech LeadCommented:
for folders the size will not be listed only for the files the size will be listed...

folders dont display size normally
Try to scan for any malicious software or malware..
tobe1424Author Commented:
Thanks so much for the help.

I do see a batch file in the directory.

could this be invoking the operations?

@echo off
If {%1}=={} goto Syntax
set folder=%1#
set folder=%folder:"=%
set folder=%folder:\#=%
set folder=%folder:#=%
if not exist "%folder%\*.*" goto Syntax
if {%2}=={} goto begin
set xx= %2
set xx=%xx:"=%
if /i "%xx%" NEQ " /s" goto Syntax
set /a cnt=0
set /a tot=0
pushd "%folder%"
call :doit>nul 2>&1
@echo %tot% %cnt%
exit /b 0
for /f  "Tokens=*" %%s in ('dir /b /as /ah /a-d%xx%') do call :addsize "%%s"
goto :EOF
@echo Syntax: SizeCnt Folder [/S]
exit /b 1
set /a sz=%~Z1
set /a tot=%tot% + %sz%
set /a cnt=%cnt% + 1
MaheshConnect With a Mentor ArchitectCommented:
yes, it is.
Check if any schedule task is configured on server please.....
or might be any application is calling that file
unfortunately its not working on win7 machine
You can try on win xp \ 2003 machine and check..

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