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delete old backup

brownjms34brownjms34 Posts: 4
edited August 2, 2015 3:34AM in SQL Backup Previous Versions
Hello, i have an issue to delete old backup files and this should work regularly. How to do this? I'm on Sql Server 2008r2 Thanks in advance

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    peteypetey Posts: 2,358 New member
    Could you please show the SQL Backup backup command you are using, and also a log file from any of the backups that ran using that command? SQL Backup generates a log file for each process that it runs. The default folder where the logs are stored is C:Documents and SettingsAll UsersApplication DataRed GateSQL BackupLog<instance name> on Windows 2003 and older, and C:ProgramDataRed GateSQL BackupLog<instance name> on Windows Vista and newer.
    Peter Yeoh
    SQL Backup Consultant Developer
    Associate, Yohz Software
    Beyond compression - SQL Backup goodies under the hood, updated for version 8
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