Pop Quiz: Windows Server 2012 R2 Storage Quotas
Applies to the "Configure File and Print Services" objective of Exam 70-411.
Q: A company's administrator has installed the FSRM role service to manage stored data on a file server. The administrator would like to configure quotas limits for users when they create new folders.
Which of the following should the administrator configure to enforce quota limits for users when they create new folders?
- File group
- File quota
- File quota template
- File screen
Answer is C. A file quota template can be used to enforce quota limits for users when they create new folders.
Quick Tip: An auto apply quota assigns quota templates to a folder or volume. Quotas based on a template are automatically generated and applied to all subfolders.
Reference: Create a Quota Template
Bonus Question: Which type of DNS forwarder is used when configuring a server to send specific requests to a remote server? (The answer, of course, will be revealed next time!)
Answer to bonus question from last week: The FSRM (File Server Resource Manager) role service must be installed to configure file screening.
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