Vista System Restore vssadmin commands

vssadmin commandNeed command prompt running with elevated privilege.

Default usage settings should be 15% Total Disk Space or 30% Available Disk Space, whichever is less. 1GB minimum.

To display current usage:
C:>\vssadmin list shadowstorage

If Maximum Shadow Copy Storage apace:UNBOUNDED
This is a bad thing. You will get Low Disk Space warnings

To set usage appropriately, consider this example:
C:>\vssadmin resize shadowstorage /for=c: /on=c: /maxsize=50GB

 

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