A question which was raised a few weeks ago on the Connect Forums was how to go about moving partition data from one location to another, on the same server. Let's assume for now that you currently have a partition per drive, eg :
d:\ev data\MailboxVault Ptn2
e:\ev data\MailboxVault2 Ptn3
And so on.
Each of these 'small' volumes might be heading towards a low amount of free space, so, you want to consolidate things. The steps I would suggest are based on a technote, see below. My high level steps would be :-
1. Put EV in Backup Mode
2. Copy the data from the existing partition to a new bigger location.
(eg t:\ev data\MailboxVault Ptn2, and t:\ev data\MailboxVault2 Ptn3)
There are several good copy solutions available, such as Robocopy, Teracopy, Super Copier and so on.
3. Verify that copy.
Even if all you do is use Windows Explorer to show the...