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Watch DISKSHADOW and purge oldest N number after exceeding Y number of shadow copies

Run DISKSHADOW and return the count of shadowcopies, and then purge the oldest ones out prior to today's date minus 5 days.

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Kaseya Automation Team 7 months ago

Hello John,

You can useĀ vssadmin delete shadows /for=<<drive>>: /oldestĀ  but we do not recommend this as it can potentially corrupt your windows restores. It is best to use a backup program for this.


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