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My Microsoft Exchange 2010 installation server suffers from disk space absence sometimes. To work around this problem I usually just go ahead and remove log files on my mailbox folder.

I have to do it every 3 months. Is it possible to set up a recurring task in Windows Server, so that it would check the size of the mailbox folder, and if it exceeds, for example 4 GB, remove all the log files?

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Ye, and it is trivial (beginner sysadmin level). Sionce quite some time Windows Server has a task scheduler that can start any program or script locally. Create script, create task to run script regularly, finished.

OR, if you are aa little more professional: Use your System Center Operations Module to run a regular mainteannce script on the machine.

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Thanks TomTom. A script like PowerShell script? – Maxim V. Pavlov Feb 13 '12 at 12:16
For example. I actually would use powershell these days ;) Frist I would write a sciptr to manually execute, then automate the execution - but I would use system center. I do not like to track dozens of scripts on different machines. – TomTom Feb 13 '12 at 12:19
For me, being a .net developer, it turns out to be easier to just write an executable that does all the work based on a logic, then to learn an debug the PS script =) – Maxim V. Pavlov Feb 13 '12 at 13:26
Same here, but then I would rather write a scriopt. It IS the new world of Powershell and I move to wards maykin my software usabble via powershell anyway. – TomTom Feb 13 '12 at 13:27
Yes, good point! PowerGUI tools makes writing scripts much easier, from what I can tell now. – Maxim V. Pavlov Feb 13 '12 at 13:39

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