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How to reschedule when Exchange Mailbox Maintenance is performed
Exchange performs a number of tasks as part of its internal maintenance regime. This includes (online) defragmentation, compaction and other tasks.
The default schedule for this is every night from 1am to 5am.
If this schedule conflicts when you are performing backups or other activity then you may wish to reschedule it for some other time.
To reschedule Exchange maintenance:
These notes have been tested with Exchange Server 2003.
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