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Move transaction logs with Power Shell?

Posted By:      Posted Date: May 22, 2011    Points: 0   Category :

I'm new to Power Shell, but would like to see how powerful it is.  I need to move some transaction logs from one volume to another with more space.  Is it possible with Power Shell?


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