How to Check Exchange 2010 DB Size using EMS

Most Important task for Exchange Administrator is to monitor Exchange DB’s

Using EMS (Exchange Management Shell ) we can check our DB size instead of going to Each DB Properties from EMC

Get-MailboxDatabase is one of the Cmdlet through which we can collect the information for our DB size.

We need to connect to EMS

Get-MailboxDatabase -Status | select ServerName,Name,DatabaseSize

Status : The Status parameter specifies whether to get information for the following

  • BackupInProgress
  • Mounted
  • OnlineMaintenanceInProgress
  • Available free space in the database root

Server:  The servername parameter represent the inforamtion about the Mailbox Server Name

Name :  The Name represents Database name

Database size : this represents the size of DB


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