Configuring site quotas in SharePoint Server 2010




In this post, we will discuss how to configure site quotas in SharePoint Server 2010. Also, you can check out:

Quotas and locks are two methods of controlling access to site collections. By employing the use of locks, site administrators can manually prevent user access.
Quotas are used to prevent users from adding content to a site collection or provide e-mail warning notification to the site collection administrator when specified limits on disk space are passed.
It is also possible to create and edit site quota templates that you can use during site creation
To configure site quotas, follow these steps:
1. From the Application Management page of the Central Administration site, click Configure quotas and locks under the Site Collections section.
2. Choose the site collection to configure from the drop-down list in the Site Collection section.
3. In the Site Lock Information section, choose the desired level of access to the chosen site collection, as shown in Figure.
Configuring site quotas in SharePoint Server 2010
Configuring site quotas in SharePoint Server 2010
4. In the Site Quota Information section, choose the quota template you want to modify, and then select one or both of the following:
– Check the Limit site storage to a maximum of the box, and then enter the amount of disk space in megabytes (MB).
– Check the Send warning e-mail when site storage reaches the box, and then enter the amount of disk space in megabytes (MB).
-Enter the amount of usage points per day for sandboxed solutions.
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I am Navneet Singh, Working at C3it software solutions pvt. ltd. in Pune. My core skills are SharePoint 2013, Office 365, SharePoint 2010, SharePoint Designer, SharePoint Designer Workflow, Nintex Workflow, Infopath, Webpart, CSOM/SSOM, Power-shell, C#, ASP.NET and SQL Server.

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