How to Manage Quotas Using Dirquotaexe

Dirquota {Quota | Autoquota | Template | Admin}

Command

Description

Quota

List, add, modify, and delete quotas

Autoquota

List, add, modify, and delete auto apply quotas

Template

List, add, modify, and delete quota templates

Admin

Configure settings and perform administrative operations

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Introduction Dirquota.exe is a Windows Server 2003 R2 command-line tool, installed with the File

Server Resource Manager component, which can be used to manage most quota-related tasks. Using a command-line tool provides the ability to automate tasks such as quota modifications when specific types of notifications occur or to automate configuration tasks across multiple servers, such as in a branch office scenario.

Tip The 200 MB Limit with 50 MB Extension template uses Dirquota.exe to automatically increase the quota limit with an extra 50 MB when the limit reaches 100 percent.

Using Dirquota.exe The following table provides the syntax and commands available for the Dirquota.exe command-line tool:

Dirquota {Quota | Autoquota | Template | Admin} Command Description

Quota List, add, modify, and delete quotas.

Autoquota List, add, modify, and delete auto apply quotas.

Template List, add, modify, and delete quota templates.

Admin Configure settings such as global options and perform administrative operations such as configuring report defaults.

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