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Deleting files on duplicated shares extremely slow RRS feed

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  • I have pointed the My Documents folder on the client computer to their user share on WHS.  Shares have Duplication on.  Opening and saving files seems okay.  However, when I delete files it is extremely slow. For example, deleting six 80kb jpg files took 20 seconds "Preparing to Delete" and then 45 seconds "Deleting".  On a batch of about 20 files it took several minutes.  Is this to be expected?
    Wednesday, September 9, 2009 5:37 PM

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  • Not really , unless WHS was busy doing a disk intesitive taks at the moment you tried deleting files?
    But I suppose you mean that this behaviour is consistent over time?

    Could be there is some problem with your disks, but then I would expect that saving/writing files would be slow to...
    Did you try running checkdisk /f on all disks?

    - Theo.
    No home server like Home Server
    Wednesday, September 9, 2009 9:37 PM
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