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



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s