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Mail.queue DB file is increasing continuously

Arif Khan
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I am using exchange 2016, its Mail.queue is located on C drive it is continously increasing due to which some times fail flow stopped and after restarting exchange services, it works. Current size is more than 14 GB. I have some of client who are using exchange 2010 and exchange 13, their mail.queue never increase while they have many mailboxes than this. I decreased Safety net time and other thing but stilll increasing. I followed below links.

Every time, Recreating Mail.queue is not possible for.

http://www.admin-enclave.com/en/articles/exchange/296-resolved-exchange-hub-transport-mail-que-file-large-in-size.html 

https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/ie/en-US/c896f0fe-e5ba-4138-92e8-8ce657144112/mailque-file-size-is-rapidly-increasing?forum=exchangesvradmin
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