VSS Analyze utility


  • Hi,

    When i login to Admn module of VSS a dialog box is comming with buttons to run the analyze utility, what is the difference between running the analyze utility by clicking on the button of dialog box and running analyze from command prompt

    where do i need to execute the commands it VSS server is it in MS-DOS prompt of the VSS server or somewhere else, kindly advise.

    Feroz Ahmed

    Wednesday, March 07, 2012 2:59 AM


  • The VSS Analyze from the Admin Tool will run Analyze w/ out any options.

    However, if you need to fix some stuff ( the -F option), increase logging ( the -V<#> option ), or some other modifications which will help you administer to the VSS database.  See ANALYZE Utility for addt'l options.


    Jeff Clausius - SourceGear

    Stretching VSS to its limits? Have you looked at SourceGear Vault?

    Wednesday, March 07, 2012 3:34 PM