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EDB file and achive file exchange 2010

I activated the automatic archiving of Exchange 2010 SP3.
The emails are moved to the archive database, but the mailbox EDB file is not reduced.
Can you help me?

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The space left behind is "white space".  The database itself won't reduce in size unless you run an eseutil /d to defrag the database.

The things to keep in mind are that the database must be offline when you do this, the utility will process about 5-10 gig an hour, and you will need at lease 2.5 times free disk space when performing this operation for the temp database, and the final defragmented one.
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create a new mailbox database and move the users in that database there, then delete the old database
no need to disconnect users by dismounting the database for a defrag
Good point Seth.  Jose, that is the best way to go with less impact on your users.
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I have try the defrag before activing exchange archive and no result
But now the defrag work  well.
I have dismount the necessary DB and revovered 250GB

Thank you